Scientology Gateshead building still empty after seven years - 2014-08-19
The Church of Scientology, famous for its Hollywood celebrity followers, once hailed its new home in north-east England as a centre for spiritual enlightenment. Several years on, the building lies empty and is a haven for squatters and drug users. So will it ever open?
Damp and derelict, the spooky Victorian day school sits at the mercy of vandals, squatters and the elements.