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Fifty years young

A splendid celebration at the weekend marked the 50th anniversary of the Lubetkin/Tecton Spa Green Estate in Islington, opposite the AJ offices. The Mayor of Islington cut a cake made in the shape of the three blocks, with an appropriate reference to Lubetkin's remark about architecture turning into a minor branch of ornamental pastry-making. Organised by the residents' association (leading light Emanuell Morgan), the party included several of the original inhabitants, the oldest of ...

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