Bradford & Bingley HQ going, going, gone

The former Bradford & Bingley headquarters in Bingley, West Yorkshire, have been demolished to make way for a supermarket.

Following the subprime mortgage crisis in 2008 the bank was nationalised and split up, with its deposits and branch network sold to the Santander Group.

The former headquarters, where 400 staff were based until they finally left in 2009, will be replaced with a Sainsbury’s store.

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