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The AJ/Observer Skyline Campaign

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The AJ/Observer's Skyline Campaign is not anti-skyscrapers

Sign up to our Skyline Campaign and help raise the bar in the design of high-rise architecture, says Rory Olcayto

The changing London skyline

AJ/Observer Skyline Campaign

Welcome to Skyline, a joint AJ and Observer campaign demanding better tall buildings for London

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Meanwhile, in Wuhan: Chetwoods' 1,000m-tall tower

Jay Merrick compares China’s latest idea for an eco-super tower scheme by Chetwoods Architects with London’s more modest production line

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London towers: proposed, approved or under construction

This table sets out the 236 tall buildings proposed for London

Skyline news

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Farrell's huge Bishopsgate scheme submitted for planning

Terry Farrell-masterplanned proposals to build 1,500 homes on east London’s former Bishopsgate goodsyard has been submitted for planning

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Herzog & de Meuron high-rise approved as part of Canary Wharf extension

A huge new development in Canary Wharf, which includes a huge residential tower by Herzog & de Meuron, has won outline permission from Tower Hamlets

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Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat: ‘There's a lack of metro-wide guideline consistency’

Daniel Safarik, from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat, explains why the London skyline is similar to New York’s and the lessons from Singapore

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Skyline: AJ delivers five key recommendations to Boris Johnson

The AJ this week submitted five detailed recommendations to London mayor Boris Johnson as the Skyline campaign moved into a new phase

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Skyline: five demands for London

Three months after the launch of our Skyline campaign, we examine its impact and set out five recommendations for Boris Johnson

Skyline essays

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Skyline campaign: A tale of two towers

When London has no skyscraper strategy, good architecture becomes a matter of chance - as Rogers’ elegant Cheesegrater and Broadway Malyan’s joyless tower show, writes Robert Bevan

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Peter Murray: We need a Skyline Commission

A Skyline Commission would ensure an holistic view of tall building development in the capital, says Peter Murray

The AJ/Observer Skyline Campaign coverage

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The pressing need for parks

The provision of open public space is being neglected in London’s development frenzy, writes Peter Stewart

Skyline digital edition

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Skyline: 04.04.14

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