Tony Grist (poliphilo) wrote,
Tony Grist

Primrose Bank

They're pulling down some- or all- of the Primrose Bank estate, famous for drug-related crime- and I've been meaning to take pix for weeks. There are fences round the site, but only such as would deter the most casual of trespassers. A guy hailed me, and I ignored him at first, thinking he could be a security guard,  but all he wanted to know was whether I'd seen any copper.



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