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New ‘Open Air Venue’ On Crispin Lane Takes Shape

NOTE: This content is old - Published: Monday, Sep 12th, 2016.

Seating and fridgeware have been installed on a previous ‘eyesore’ site on Crispin Lane, with local rumours a new open air venue is taking shape.

UPDATE Tuesday: There has been movement… of the sofas! As we have just documented on twitter:

Monday information…
The sofas are in the shadow of the up-for-sale £12 million ‘Wrexham Village’ student flats has been previously described as an eyesore, prompting a petition and clear up notice from Wrexham Council back in 2015.

Recently more detritus has appeared on the site, with a range of sofas appearing recently.

One wag told us this afternoon on Crispin Lane, “Perhaps they are looking to create an open air venue? We just need a big screen!”

Another anonymous passer by was more scathing, saying: “It is frankly making a mockery of Wrexham Council.”

We have yet to confirm reports Wrexham Council visited the site last week with a request made to the landlords that the sofas be cleared.

We have also tweeted about the mystery sofas previously:

The development site as a whole has proven controversial, you can read further details here.

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