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Midland Mills, Bradford - Aug 15

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No history unfortunately, and it will soon be luxury apartments

:)

Narrowly avoiding death with Raz, Jamie_P & Rott3nWood.

The Explore;

So we went for a look at the Conditioning House but other than teleportation i couldnt see a way in. So not worth traversing a wall with concreted glass on the top and a gate covered in Razor Wire... Still always come out with a positive right so going with that frame of mind, if i'd have slipped i'd have received ghetto acupuncture free of charge - Sweet :thumb

So over the road we went and after crossing the needle forrest (Not nice pine needles if you catch my drift) we had a look around this place.

Nothing spectacular and not really worth the risk of aids or being mauled by the dogs loose in the building or even the dodgey as fook floors but i still managed to chuck together a decent amount of photos;

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Thanks for looking :thumb

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Nice set of shots mate, not sure if it's worth the risk of aids though lol :D

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Definitely not. Good job I'm rather light footed :jump

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Glad to hear no need for the acupuncture and good to see persistence paid off :thumb

It would have been acupuncture with a trip to A & E shortly after :thumb

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