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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

Skyline table

Skyline table

London towers: proposed, approved or under construction

This table sets out the 236 tall buildings proposed for London

Skyline news

Bishopsgate Goodsyard

Farrell's Bishopsgate plans compared to 'the plague'

Opponents of Terry Farrell’s designs for the redevelopment of Bishopsgate Goodsyard have dubbed the scheme ‘the biggest thing to hit the area since the plague’

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Gwyn Richards: 'The Shard shouldn't have been built'

Gwyn Richards, recently appointed head of design on the City of London planning team, on the capital’s skyline

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Council disputes London Mayor’s ‘intervention’ over Docklands towers

Tower Hamlets Council has rebutted London Mayor Boris Johnson’s claims to have intervened in the masterplanning of a key Isle of Dogs development area.

Boris Johnson

Boris pours cold water on Skyline campaign demands

The Mayor of London has accepted only one of the recommendations put forward as part of the AJ and Observer’s Skyline campaign to improve the quality of the capital’s tall buildings

TP Bennett\'s 7 Limeharbour tower - approved scheme September 2014

TP Bennett's Docklands tower loses floors but wins approval

A proposed residential tower in London’s Docklands by TP Bennett has been given the green-light after it was shrunk from 27 to 23 storeys

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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