Speke, lying just over seven miles south-east of Liverpool’s city centre, wasn’t planned as just another large council estate. The Corporation envisaged it as a ‘satellite town…planned to accommodate all classes of the community’. (1) At times, the reach of that ambition must have seemed close to fulfilment but by the 1980s some called it […]

via The Speke Estate, Liverpool: a ‘satellite town…planned to accommodate all classes of the community’ — Municipal Dreams

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