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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


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

NBBJ\'s \'no shadow\' tower

NBBJ reveals conceptual 'no shadow' skyscraper

NBBJ has revealed concept designs for a skyscraper on the Greenwich Peninsula that will allow daylight to reach the street below

The London skyline

London Assembly demands ‘new and improved’ tall building policy

All high-rise residential schemes in London must be tested against alternative forms of development which achieve the same goals and densities, the cross-party planning committee of the London Assembly has said


Skyline campaign in push for greater public support

A campaign pushing for better standards in the design and delivery of tall building in the capital has launched its own website in a bid to drum up public support

FCBS\'s £60 million regeneration scheme on Garratt Lane in Wandsworth, south west London

FCBS wins planning for £60m Wandsworth tower

[First look + project data] Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios (FCBS) has won planning permission for a £60 million regeneration scheme on Garratt Lane in Wandsworth, south west London

Commercial Union Tower (Aviva Tower) at No 1 Undershaft

Parry tipped for tallest tower in City

Eric Parry is behind proposals for a new mega-skyscraper which is set to become the tallest in the City of London, the AJ has learned

Skyline essays


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

Henderson 40 Leadenhall Street Gotham City 2

High-rise construction in London shoots up 56%

London has seen a surge in the number of tall buildings reaching the construction stage, according to new research

Skyline digital edition


Skyline: 04.04.14

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