Palaces, parties and high-rise property: The story of Manchester’s forgotten island

'I got the tram and I was like, what is this stop called Pomona?'

Dear Millers — today’s members’ story is a fascinating long read about Pomona Island, the stretch of scraggly land you can see from the tram just north of Trafford Bar Metrolink stop. To some people, it’s an ugly wasteland that needs to be put to good use in an expanding city that needs more homes. For others, including some of those quoted in our story…

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