Monthly Archives: February 2012

Home comfort

A development of flats used to be nothing to write home about but this long planned block, an extension to 2 Gosbrook Road in Caversham, seems to be part of a mini-boom in housing development. Opposite, the former Fuller Read … Continue reading

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Join the Q

The fortunes of the grim Garrard Street car park have risen sharply with its inclusion in the new plans for Station Hill. This gloomy place, hidden behind even gloomier offices, is in line for a makeover including new cladding, a … Continue reading

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Cattle Class

Sadly tucked away off Great Knollys Street this superb mural is an example of missed opportunities all over town. How many walls hideously disfigured by tags and other mess that graffiti artists get the urge to mess the country with, … Continue reading

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Rising like a Phoenix

Another sign that the station revamp is spreading its influence. Phoenix House, 50,000 sq ft of space in a dated and ugly building is undergoing a major refit, bolstered by the prospect of a vastly improved station. This building replaced … Continue reading

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