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CLADDING FALLS FROM BEETHAM TOWER

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Roads had to be closed around Ian Simpson's nearly completed Beetham Tower in Birmingham after five pieces of metal cladding fell from the 39-storey skyscraper last Thursday (24 November). According to contractors Laing O'Rourke, the metal plates at the 122m-tall mixed-use tower in Holloway Circus were ripped off by 'exceptionally high winds.'

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