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Will the forthcoming public inquiry into the Heron Tower get to the bottom of the mystery of the lopped trees? One of the key views of the dome of St Paul's, which English Heritage says will be affected by the KPF-designed tower, is from the terrace of Somerset House, which until recently was not publicly accessible. Now it is and, hey presto, you can see more of the dome than ever before from certain angles. Why? Because Westminster City Council has lopped trees and, apparently, felled ...

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