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The AJ/Observer Skyline Campaign

Skyline proposed

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

Skyline table

Skyline table

London towers: proposed, approved or under construction

This table sets out the 236 tall buildings proposed for London

Skyline news

Darling Associates\' College Road Tower

Darling’s £55m Croydon tower set to start on site

A 37-storey tower in central Croydon designed by AJ100 practice Darling Associates is set to start on-site in next year.

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Boris gives green light to Canary Wharf expansion

London Mayor Boris Johnson has rubberstamped proposals for the eastward expansion of Canary Wharf with a development that will include a landmark 57-storey Herzog & de Meuron skyscraper

Final desings: David Chipperfield Architects\' designs for Elizabeth House - York Road

Lambeth approves Chipperfield’s Elizabeth House scheme ... again

David Chipperfield Architects’ controversial plans to replace the Elizabeth House office block near London’s Waterloo Station with a 29-storey tower have been approved by Lambeth Council for a second time

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English Heritage to get tougher on tall buildings

English Heritage looks set to toughen up its planning advice on designing tall buildings, its London planning and conservation director has said

Betty Boothroyd

Betty Boothroyd attacks 'building frenzy' on South Bank

Former House of Commons speaker Betty Boothroyd has accused the Government of failing to protect the heritage of the Palace of Westminster.

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

Visualisation of The Quill, SPPARC\'s student accommodation block at London Bridge

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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