Rochdale town centre demolition ready to start

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Rochdale town centre is set to be transformed in the coming months as demolition of the old municipal offices and bus station begins.

Preparatory works have been taking place over the last few weeks, and Connell Brothers are now getting the site ready for the main demolition works.

Work to remove the two ramps to the car park above the old bus station will start in late February ahead of the main demolition works starting in early March. When the main demolition gets under way the Multi Storey Car Park and old Bus Station will be the first area to be demolished followed by the old Municipal Offices.

The demolition of the old black box will be a delicate task for Connell’s who will have to first internally strip out the building before covering it with scaffolding and dismantling it from the top down because…

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