Off Topic Hull City Centre Public Realm Strategy

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  1. originallambrettaman

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    Bizarrely, the parking meters don't take coppers, so you can't actually pay that amount.
     
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    Genius.... you couldn't make that level of incompetence up!! Got to love the dear leaders lol
     
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    How can that even be allowed?
     
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    Pier Street...

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  5. Hull_Kogan

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    It looks like a derelict swimming pool.
    Much better shape and size and the surrounding landscaping is a lot better. The whole thing has higher quality materials and a great finish, it just looks swimming pool ish - the stones for the side walls, and those lights look like water jets.
     
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  7. originallambrettaman

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    HCC - We are delighted to announce the @pearsonparkbid from @HLFYandH has been successful with £3million now to be invested into the park.
     
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    The buildings that have now been listed by Historic England, to celebrate City of Culture...

    Humber Bridge
    Tidal Surge Barrier
    Larkin's flat
    Nelson Street loos
    Edward Booth's grave
    Homes of J Arthur Rank & Alfred Gelder
    St Michael and All Angels Church
    Wlliam de-la-Pole statue
    Standidge Buildings
     
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    Guessing security gates to.keep the druggies out
     
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    Should use it to run over the homeless.





















    That was a joke, albeit not a very funny one.
     
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    <laugh>
     
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    Eddie Booth off Love thy Neighbour is buried in Hull??? Well deserved anyway.
     
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    I think this is on the wrong thread, in fact it should be on a 'denial of access to the public realm' thread, but apparently the Allams have built their gate to keep terrorists out...you know, the one they don't have planning permission for because they never applied for it in the end
    I can't really make it out to be honest, and maybe it isn't, but it looks like they've built it, but left it in the open position for now?

     
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    And let me guess it will be closed every non match day?
     
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    The way things are going it'll be closed on matchdays too.
     
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    To me it seems a ploy to close the whole bridge entrance off when theres not a match day

    How does it remotely stop terrorists?
    Theres a gaping wide entrance from walton and anlaby roads:s
    The gate is what half a mile from the kc

    Itd be like the buckingham palace guards all stationed half a mile up that red road, i forgot itd name
     
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  17. originallambrettaman

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    It's under advice from the security services, to prevent someone from planting an explosive device on non-monitored waste ground adjacent to a football stadium apparently.

    It seems the same advice is given to all large stadiums, regardless of the perceived threat and ignores the fact that it's unlikely to deter anyone intent on planting one anyway.
     
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    Ridiculous advice.
    But why couldn't Ehab communicate that? Doesn't help his cause does he (or clearly doesn't give a ****).
     
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    You answered your own question there.
     
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    I think we've got bigger things to worry about than a security gate ...
     
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