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Locals are right behind my Barnsley vision, says Alsop

Barnsley locals have welcomed plans for a 21stcentury Hadrian's Wall for the Yorkshire town, says architect Will Alsop, despite fears his scheme may be watered down. In a video, produced by his filmmaker son, Alsop gave a 3D vision of the project involving a nine-storey ring around the town (AJ. 18.4.02). It will be topped with a grassed walkway and a halo of lasers.

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