But even Wigan is beautiful compared with Sheffield
Sheffield, I suppose, could justly claim to be called the ugliest town in the Old World: its inhabitants, who want it to be pre-eminent in everything, very likely do make that claim for it.
When you contemplate such ugliness as this, there are two questions that strike you. First, is it inevitable? Secondly, does it matter?
‘BUT EVEN WIGAN IS BEAUTIFUL COMPARED WITH SHEFFIELD’ SELF PUBLISHED ZINE, 2014 PHOTOGRAPHS BY LETICIA BATTY TEXT BY GEORGE ORWELL
Self published photography zine, taken in Sheffield, South Yorkshire