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The Twentieth Century Society has called for the YRM-designed Manchester Magistrates' Courts to be urgently listed Grade II*. A scheme with planning permission for the redevelopment of the Deansgate area proposes their demolition and replacement by a new courts complex on the site of the Guardian building opposite.

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