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Closure of Clissold Leisure Centre fails to explain question of blame

There are many unanswered questions about the Stephen Hodderdesigned Clissold Leisure Centre in London's Stoke Newington. Why did it take so long to build? Why did it cost so much? Why has it had to close down? When, if ever, will it open again? And, crucially, how could Hodder have got it so wrong?

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