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  1. Ashworth Hospital is a high security psychiatric hospital at Maghull in the Metropolitan Borough of Sefton in Merseyside, England. Ashworth is one of only three high-security specialist psychiatric hospitals in England and Wales, along with Rampton and Broadmoor, that exist to work with people who require treatment due to their "dangerous, violent or criminal propensities". Ashworth was formed from the merger of the old Moss Side Hospital (originally a learning-disability unit once used for the treatment of "shell shock" in World War I) and the vastly more modern and considerably more appropriate Park Lane Hospital, opened as a Broadmoor overspill unit in the early 1970s. The hospital has had a mixed history and has been the subject of two major public inquiries: Blom-Cooper in 1992 and Fallon in 1998. It currently houses some 275 male patients. The old East site of the hospital has been leased to Her Majesty's Prison Service, and is now the location of HMP Kennet. thanks..
  2. UK Waterloo/Victoria Tunnel, Liverpool - October 2017

    Nice little splore this and you have done a great job on lighting up.
  3. UK Attercliffe Tram Sheds. February 2017

    Cracking art
  4. UK Littlewoods Pools Building, Liverpool - September 2017

    Nowt changed since i was last in there... Good to see an update though
  5. UK Victoria Tower, Liverpool - December 2016

    Great to see in here and wouldn't mind a nose myself again to be honest but fuck if i'm climbing in freezing cold temperatures The graff downstairs is cool SSA42552_wm by WIMR1, on Flickr
  6. UK Air Raid Shelters - January 2017

    Very cool.....
  7. UK Manor Church Centre, Wallasey - January 2017

    Loving this Nice 1
  8. UK New Liverpool Explorer

    Hello there... Plenty around Lpool if you look and research online although you have prob missed the bus on that one but be careful with the "risky" bit... Have fun.. WIMR
  9. Poland Auschwitz I and Auschwitz II Birkenau Poland Nov 16

    Great images....
  10. UK Toxteth Reservoir, Liverpool, Sept 16 (Permission)

    Nice pics them... I upset some bloke in here last time I went as I was taking pics. Turned out to be the bloke who had his pics in the local rag and was pissed off coz he was seeing how I was taking mine with a 10 second exposure and all that bollocks and turned out alright on my screen when his pics were awful. The prick started walking in front of my shots on purpose then -horrible fucker!!
  11. UK 'The Ark,' Greenbank Synagogue. July 2016

    Nice pics & good to see an update on this place....
  12. UK Abc cinema Liverpool March 2016

    Yeah was a bit of heavy traffic in there this morning to say the least & no - wasn't me either who set alarm off!!
  13. Does look better in a report like we said.... Nice to meet you today...
  14. UK Lostock Power Station - November 2015

    Very nice indeed... Is it true that theirs secca here?
  15. UK supply co warehouse nov 15

    Spot the splorer names on the board in the 2nd pic...
  16. UK Scout Mine - Oct 2015

    Having been down there myself , it is a good little splore... Nice report!
  17. UK Battersea Power Station 2015

    Great report.... I need to see this ASAP as I missed out last time:(
  18. UK Mesnes Air Raid Shelters, Wigan - July 2015

    I like that, looks a good mooch , nice 1......
  19. Ah spoke to you on FB, with my pics, good set by the way....
  20. Info from the net... The post-war 'baby-boom' resulted in a much higher number of teenage children in the 1950s. Liverpool Corporation embarked on a massive school building programme.. West Derby High School was opened in September 1957 by the first Head Teacher who was Mr A.L Casson. The school was designed by Liverpool Architects Harold E Davies and Sons to house 540 boys. Harold E Davies died in 1952, so it is unlikely that he was involved with the plans, his son Harold Hinchcliffe probably designed the building which took about two years to complete. Originally West Derby was designed to be used in collaboration with nearby Holly Lodge girls school, and in 1984 there were unsuccessful plans to merge the two schools into one. West Derby School is now a single site school as of September 2010 when it relocated a few hundred yards to a brand new building on West Derby Road, as part of the Building Schools for the Future scheme. Famous ex-pupils include.. * Actor Craig Charles * Radio DJ Kev Seed * Actor George Wilson 1957 This is the Bankfield Road Wing...
  21. George Barnsley & Sons, Sheffield - June 2015

    Good to see an update on this place,nice 1..........
  22. France WWII - Bunker (visited 03/2015)

    Thats ace,really like that.....
  23. Denbigh photos in the daily mail

    Am surprised no one has done an actual black list of urbexers selling out yet ..... Or have they? Haha