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Village to close after contributing nothing to local Tesco
#1
A 1000 year old Oxfordshire village is to close after it was deemed not to be economically viable to the local Tesco superstore. Villagers received the news at a tense public consultation meeting last night!

hells teeth!

read on...
http://www.newsbiscuit.com/2009/12/09/vi...tesco-430/

to make it worse..
the area where the village stands is turned into a carpark and play area :0
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#2
Brilliant.............Big Grin
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#3
we're doomed
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#4
Am I bad or what??? }Smile
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#5
I think it's a nice touch that there going to use the oak tree to make the chippings for the play area...very green...
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#6
Inspired and scarily could be very true! Big Grin


I might put it up in the office and see how many people fall for it! }Smile
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#7
If you haven't already read George Monbiot's 'Captive State' to see how close to reality such a story could be. It also makes you wonder if you want to be involved in an industry connected to large developments given what goes on, which is cheery!
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#8
damn right Red
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