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View Poll Results: Should the Berkeley Homes towers get the go-ahead?
Yes, build them - they will be a nice addition to the South Bank. 184 42.11%
Yes, build them - but cut them down in height and scale, or modify their design in some way. 43 9.84%
No, don't build them – they will harm the setting of Tower Bridge and the Tower of London. 183 41.88%
Undecided. 27 6.18%
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Old February 19th, 2012, 01:53 AM   #1701
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About whether they'd have preferred to live in a dalek after all.

I agree with DrewH - doesn't look too bad there (externally I mean - wouldn't say the interior decor is to my taste...).
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Old February 20th, 2012, 10:37 AM   #1702
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Old February 20th, 2012, 11:45 AM   #1703
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I guess it also means no more festivities at this end of the River, think of all that noise pollution 3 days a year!
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Old February 20th, 2012, 09:53 PM   #1704
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For apartments starting at over 700k I would expect something more than just looking into someones living room.
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Old March 8th, 2012, 08:26 PM   #1705
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Apologies for not using flickr. I have almost used my monthly limit already.




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Old March 14th, 2012, 12:37 PM   #1706
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Old March 23rd, 2012, 12:41 AM   #1707
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Update on the above photo from a couple of days ago



and three pics taken this morning - a tower crane has arrived on site.





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Old March 27th, 2012, 11:35 PM   #1708
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Old March 28th, 2012, 01:08 PM   #1709
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Time to move the thread?
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Old March 28th, 2012, 02:59 PM   #1710
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Well, it's definitely under construction.
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Old March 28th, 2012, 05:41 PM   #1711
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Thread name changed and moved.
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Old March 28th, 2012, 05:53 PM   #1712
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Old March 30th, 2012, 01:06 PM   #1713
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http://www.flickr.com/photos/ukz45/6...in/photostream

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Old March 30th, 2012, 01:20 PM   #1714
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wrong scheme
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Old March 30th, 2012, 01:22 PM   #1715
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Image in link looks like the old 'Dalek' scheme .. which was scrapped I thought
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Old March 30th, 2012, 01:23 PM   #1716
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wrong scheme
huh, blue glass, black outlines, grey features, orange backround, what could be wrong with that?
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Old March 30th, 2012, 01:35 PM   #1717
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huh, blue glass, black outlines, grey features, orange backround, what could be wrong with that?
That's not what is being built.

The 'daleks' were the old design.
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Old March 30th, 2012, 01:43 PM   #1718
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That's not what is being built.

The 'daleks' were the old design.
where can I find the new design?
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Old March 30th, 2012, 01:50 PM   #1719
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where can I find the new design?

http://i.imgur.com/ScFCL.jpg

There are more images of this project 2 or 3 pages back on this thread.
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http://i.imgur.com/ScFCL.jpg

There are more images of this project 2 or 3 pages back on this thread.
What is the square shaped tower left of Guy's ???
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