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SOM tells Liverpool to 'build a Bilbao' in £2 billion plan

Liverpool needs to look to build the kind of iconic, exemplary buildings and urban environments the authorities have provided in Bilbao, Barcelona and Paris if it is to radically change its derelict image and mount a realistic bid for European City of Culture, 2008. That is according to som, which has drawn up a new £2 billion masterplan presented last week by the city's new urban regeneration company, Liverpool Vision.


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