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Irony has gasped its final breath. It has emerged that Grimshaw’s designs for the expansion of Heathrow Airport will be informed by the principles of climate adaptation.
Astragal: ZHA’s Big Apple dreams dashedSubscription
As Alicia Keys sang, New York is a city of ‘big dreams’ and ‘big schemes’. Sadly for Zaha Hadid Architects (ZHA) its dream of building a ‘signature loft-like condominium’ block at 220 11th Avenue for the Moinian Group seem to have been dashed.
Astragal: Centre Point’s embellished charactersSubscription
Whatever happened to the 2m-tall lettering taken from the top of Centre Point during its recent restoration?
Astonishingly to many, housing minister Kit Malthouse has joined the race to succeed Theresa May as Tory leader and prime minister
Alex de Rijke is beside himself after hearing that Hastings Borough Council has approved the introduction of slot machines on the town’s Stirling Prize-winning pier
Astragal: Shark man’s final wishSubscription
Raise a glass to the memory of Bill Heine, the journalist and businessman who infuriated Oxford planners by installing a 25ft shark on his roof and fought a six-year battle to keep it there
Astragal: Culture club row at Portland PlaceSubscription
A generation gap has opened up in the RIBA’s club scene
Norwegian based architect Snøhetta hasn’t had the best of luck building next to the sea.
Transport for London’s breakdown of exactly how £53 million was wasted on an unbuilt Garden Bridge makes for a captivating read
It looks as though London’s ill-fated Garden Bridge has sunk so far, it has washed up all the way round the English Channel and up the River Exe in Devon