How the Beech Hill demolition happened

Beech Hill tower blocks demolition in pictures and what is the next stage of the project

The imposing tower blocks in Beech Hill which stood empty for more than ten years have been demolished in a scheme that will create hundreds of new homes.

We take a look back over the months at how the three tower blocks that were a feature of the Halifax skyline were turned into dust in these pictures.

The work at Beech is part of the Calderdale Together Investment Partnership.
The work at Beech is part of the Calderdale Together Investment Partnership.
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It is a partnership between Together Housing and Calderdale Council which aims to deliver up to 650 affordable homes for rent and ownership over the next five years
It is a partnership between Together Housing and Calderdale Council which aims to deliver up to 650 affordable homes for rent and ownership over the next five years
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Following the successful strip out of Cobden Court, Blenheim Court and Westbrook Court, Calderdale Together Housing Investment Partnerships contractor Rhodar begun demolishing the flats in May.
Following the successful strip out of Cobden Court, Blenheim Court and Westbrook Court, Calderdale Together Housing Investment Partnerships contractor Rhodar begun demolishing the flats in May.
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The demolition saw a 54 metre excavator mechanically demolish the tower blocks down to ground level.
The demolition saw a 54 metre excavator mechanically demolish the tower blocks down to ground level.
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