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According to British Land, this will reach the construction stage next month. Piling and foundation work will begin at ground level, whilst demolition continues overhead. Here's a rendering I did, showing how the skyline might appear in 2009 -
So will that core be used for the building and built on top of, or will it be demolished?
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