Monday, 5 March 2018

1695 : Ten From The Archives 7 : Britannia And The Wellness Centre


BRIGGATE, ELLAND (c.1978)

Forty years on, Britannia still looks down on the Malt Shovel. The mill chimney, however, has been capped, and the Royal Hotel has been replaced by a "wellness centre". What on earth was a good, old-fashioned Yorkshire pub if it wasn't a wellness centre?