Will London become New York or Dubai?

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An article was posted 2 weeks ago on the Independent, showing how London might look like if all its planned skyscraper are built. It is based on the work of Stephen Smith of the BBC’s Newsnight who reported about the 250-odd high rise towers to be built in London which are currently in planning or in progress.

View from Vauxhall
View from Vauxhall
View from Lambeth Bridge

For the best view of the changes proposed, you should see the video here:

And see below our own version of what is proposed for Wandsworth/York area:

Proposals for York area

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