Explore #151: Tata Chemicals soda ash works, Northwich – December 2015


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Having explored ‘The Snow Factory’ disused soda ash works earlier in the year, this was a welcome return to explore more of the the huge Tata Chemicals site. History Founded in 1873, Brunner Mond & Co became the UK’s largest … Continue reading

Explore #150: Lostock Power Station, Northwich – December 2015


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When visiting the in-laws for Christmas, I took the opportunity to duck out on what turned out to be a cold and rainy Boxing Day for a couple of nearby explores – complete with a turkey sandwich packed lunch! First … Continue reading

Explore #149: The Blue Power Plant, Charleroi, Belgium – October 2015


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Explore #8 of ‘The Royal Variety Tour’ The final explore of our packed weekend was this mammoth derelict power plant, nestled in the middle of the industrial heartland of Charleroi. The whole area is a fascinating mix of long and … Continue reading