Photo Essay~  Ron Parnell

Hard times

Some time ago I had to spend a couple of hours in Leominster - waiting for a car service - and I was struck by the impression of a market town struggling to come to terms with circumstance.

The 'essay' is intended to provoke questions about life in small towns in modern Britain.  What are the social and structural problems associated with the apparent decay of our living spaces.


All images taken on an inexpensive phone camera

Failed Tea Shop
Population dynamics
Cultural Heritage
Tourist town
Re-purposing the past

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