Implosion of Belfast’s ‘sixties’ architecture…

Occasional Slugger contributor Rebecca Black has kindly sent us this clip of the Churchill House demolition in the centre of Belfast last month, and clearly with a degree of undisguised glee: “…one of Belfast tallest and most ugly buildings removed”. For some of us older ones, it conjures a first glimpse of the city centre on the bus into Oxford Street and early memories of a Belfast Christmas. Oh, the nostalgia…

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