A band of young “urban explorers” get their kicks from breaking into and secretly scaling buildings such as the Shard. Could yours be next? Sarah Townsend meets the London Consolidation Crew
Western Europe’s tallest building was this week inaugurated in a dazzling laser show, but the Shard’s 589,602 sq ft office element remains unlet, reflecting tough times for the capital’s leasing market.
The prime minister of Qatar this afternoon said that the country would continue its huge investment spree in the UK, at the opening of the Shard office tower in London.
Western Europe’s tallest skyscraper, The Shard, will be officially unveiled with a dazzling display of lights this evening.
Al-Jazeera is in talks to move its London bureau to The Shard, in what will be the first letting in the skyscraper.
From Property Awards Personality of the Year to TV personality of the moment, Irvine Sellar hit the small screen this week in Channel 4’s expose of the absorbing story behind the Shard, which aired on Wednesday at 9 pm.
Frank Lowy and Irvine Sellar were two of the big winners at Property Week’s Property Awards 2012.
Last week’s cover story charted Irvine Sellar’s “epic struggle” to build the Shard, the new Tower of London.
Western Europe’s tallest skyscraper, the Shard, was formally inaugurated last night with a dazzling display of lights.
Editor-in-Chief Giles Barrie and Executive Editor James Whitmore discuss Europe’s tallest building