The blot on the landscape - well one of them, has to be the wind farm just off the coast, it can be seen in all its glory as you approach Redcar promenade, so fortunately whilst we knew it was in the background, we still had some lovely scenes to soak up.
The other eyesore has to be the vertical pier - again we deliberately parked where we would not see it. But for the record it looks like this....
It was built to replace this :-
This building has caused an outcry in the borough, especially when it was runner up in the country's ugliest building pole.
Here is the press account.
Modern times eh? I think not, however we enjoyed our afternoon before driving home.