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Massive fee turnover needed to qualify for Wembley

The shortlisted architect teams for the national stadium project at Wembley had to have an extraordinary qualification to be eligible: annual fees of at least £22 million. The Sports Council insisted that the practice teams should have a turnover of at least ten per cent of the projected cost of the project, currently estimated at £220 million.

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