'Are we really going to have an illuminated halo in the sky, when a lot of people in Barnsley can't afford to pay the electric?'
Barnsley councillor Malcolm Hall on Will Alsop's masterplan for the town. Guardian, 24.9.03
'If it were in Wales, they would have demolished it ages ago. They fund demolitions with public money' Alan Powers on Battersea Power Station. Independent, 25.9.03
'Once you've found the entrance you're in for sheer spatial magic' EH chief executive Simon Thurley chooses Caruso St John's New Walsall Art Gallery as Britain's most exciting new building. Independent, 27.9.03
'This is, for once, an interior that justifies the word sensational. You have left the solid, dependable streets of the City of London and climbed into the stratosphere, to look down on the capital as if you were a mountaineer' Deyan Sudjic on Foster's Swiss Re. Observer, 28.9.03