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something very ugly and offensive

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As a member of volunteer groups trying to deal with coastal type issues, I am aware of the inputs of councillors, and council staff to remove eyesores.
They actually look an eyesore now; goodness knows what they will look like when the columns and windmills are installed.
I DON''T see as much of Wales as your correspondent Richard Morris does who wrote the letter 'This is the biggest eyesore in Wales'' (28th August), which he says he passes twice every Wednesday.
SIR - When I saw your front page photo of the dilapidated Little Bulmore Farmhouse, (July 9) my initial reaction was to agree with Sir Terry Matthews and others who consider it an eyesore in need of removal.
BIRMINGHAM residents have voted the city's motorways network as their biggest local eyesore.
The Government is complaining about the obesity of the population, then RCT closes the pool only to waste money on these two eyesores.
We will not stand back and allow property owners to ignore their responsibilities and impact on our neighbourhoods by allowing their premises to become eyesores.
Now in an updated second edition, Cass Turnbull's Guide To Pruning is a no-nonsense guide to pruning plants the right way, since the wrong way can lead to "water sprouts" (stringy, hairy twigs that grow straight up on a tree) or other eyesores and disasters.
Our history with such brownfield projects as The Watertown Arsenal, a former site that manufacturer ammunitions for the US Army in Massachusetts and Millennium, a former Alcoa paper plant in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania are examples of how cooperative relationships with state and local officials paved the way to convert local eyesores into beautiful, tax-generating centers of activity.
In 90 days, Egurbide vowed during a neighborhood tour this week, these eyesores will be gone.
I ENJOYED the Sunday Mercury article on Midland eyesores.
They need all the help they can get, and that doesn't include crumbling eyesores in a prime spot.
It was unfair to residents who had to look out on to these eyesores and adjacent properties would be difficult to sell.
Two thirds would also be happy to see UK eyesores like the soon-to-go Birmingham New Street station and Rugby's cement works demolished.
A BLOCK of derelict flats in South Wales has been named one of the UK's worst eyesores.