Around the Web: Week Commencing 14-06-2021

Wrecked building on huge site including derelict swimming pool on market for £5 million - Somerset Live

Bishop's Stortford: Herts County Council approves sale of derelict house in Grange Road to benefit Herts and Essex High School sports facilities - Bishops Stortford Independant

400 cannabis plants found inside vacant property on Gateshead High Street - Chronicle Live

Homes Under the Hammer couple turn derelict church into £1m 'forever home' - Examiner Live

Well-wishers raise £17k for couple who accidentally bought derelict mansion instead of Glasgow flat - Daily Record

Luxury mansion plans for derelict north coast hotel - Jersey Evening Post

Firefighters battling 'severe' Preston building blaze as residents warned to keep windows and doors shut - Lancashire Live

Plans for 160 homes on site near Thornton are approved - The Telegraph and Argus

More than 850 empty homes brought back into use but charity warns of risk of Covid impact - Scottish Housing News

Pembrokeshire public urged to have their say on second homes and empty properties policies - Tenby Today

Mayor demands action to fill dozens of empty houses in Doncaster - Doncaster Free Press

Grants to renovate empty houses for first time buyers in Gwynedd - North Wales Chronicle

Repurposed buildings: How to best manage the vacant property until that happens? - Open Access Government 

'Unliveable' council house with holes in floor and no water on market for £15,000 - The Mirror

Council leader admits they can do no more to tackle second homes without government help - North Wales Daily Post