1. Welcome to 28DaysLater.co.uk - 28DL - The UK Urban Exploring / Urban Exploration / Urbex Forums.

    Asylums and Hospitals, High Stuff, Industrial, Leisure Sites, Residential Sites, Military Sites, Mines and Quarries, ROC Posts, Theatres and Cinemas, Draining, Underground Sites, European and International Sites, Leads, Rumours and News, Kit, Clothing, Equipment, Photography and Video sections plus a lot more.

    Please feel free to browse this website as a guest. Creating an account removes some ads, allows you to post replies, start new topics and threads, and gives you access to more features including bookmarking, live chat, messaging and notification systems.

    Create an account | Login | Request new password

Report - Shires Bathroom Factory, Bradford, Nov '10

Discussion in 'Industrial Sites' started by KooK, Nov 30, 2010.

  1. KooK

    KooK Tall & Flexible
    28DL Full Member

    Joined:
    Jul 31, 2010
    Messages:
    88
    Likes Received:
    3
    Explored with Squirrell 911.

    A fun explore, definitely worth another visit. The site is pretty huge, we managed to see most areas but there were some workmen in one area chucking some stuff in a skip, we managed to sneak past them to get into the delivery area.

    [​IMG]

    Shires was located in an old TV factory in Bradford, it moved here from Guiseley in 1990.

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    This all sounds good, but in the six months to June 30 2009 the company saw turnover fall from £39 million to £28 million. It had an operating loss of £630,000 with debts of £3.9 million. They changed the working hours resulting in 4 staff striking claiming their wages were effectively being cut by £1500.

    In April 2009 they called in the administrators, laid off 60 workers and eventually closed the factory.

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG] [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    Thanks for looking :thumb
     
    lissuin28 likes this.

    Remove this ad by donating or subscribing.

Draft saved Draft deleted
Loading...

Users Who Have Read This Thread (Total: 0)

Share This Page

Remove this ad by creating an account and logging in