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The Shard barely scrapes the UK's top 10 tallest structures

The Shard barely scrapes the UK's top 10 tallest structures

London's tallest is actually not that lofty.
London's tallest stuff...

London's tallest stuff...

How high can we try?
What's the tallest building in your borough? Find out

What's the tallest building in your borough? Find out

The 33 artificial peaks of London.
The Ridiculous Gimmicks Of London's Skyscrapers

The Ridiculous Gimmicks Of London's Skyscrapers

Does a tower really need a light beacon that reacts to barometric pressure shifts?
Future Gimmicks For London's Skyscrapers

Future Gimmicks For London's Skyscrapers

Who's up for a pop-up skyscraper?
Towers, bridges, and one heck of a storm: Canary Wharf in photos

Towers, bridges, and one heck of a storm: Canary Wharf in photos

Surprisingly beautiful.
London's Tallest Buildings And How They Got Their Names

London's Tallest Buildings And How They Got Their Names

And how other tall London buildings got their names.
The Gherkin Is Disappearing From London's Skyline

The Gherkin Is Disappearing From London's Skyline

Is it time to introduce protected views?
Awesome Images Of London's Tallest Buildings

Awesome Images Of London's Tallest Buildings

The only way is up...
New skyscraper stats for London from @NLALondon

New skyscraper stats for London from @NLALondon

455 towers in the works.
Unbuilt London: Tall Towers And Strange Skyscrapers

Unbuilt London: Tall Towers And Strange Skyscrapers

Paying tribute to the skyscrapers and towers that could have graced the London skyline.
What's The Tallest Building Ever Demolished In London?

What's The Tallest Building Ever Demolished In London?

Not all changes to the skyline are additive.
So, What's Happening With The Pinnacle Skyscraper?

So, What's Happening With The Pinnacle Skyscraper?

Work to resume by end of year?
Seen The Gherkin's New Neighbour?

Seen The Gherkin's New Neighbour?

Hello, The Scalpel.
Rotating Dynamic Tower Coming To London?

Rotating Dynamic Tower Coming To London?

Heads won't be the only things turning.
In Pictures: Strata Tower, Residential Skyscraper At Elephant And Castle

In Pictures: Strata Tower, Residential Skyscraper At Elephant And Castle

Why Are London's Buildings Growing Taller? We Ask A Structural Engineer

Why Are London's Buildings Growing Taller? We Ask A Structural Engineer

The secret's underground.
Even More Tall Buildings For London

Even More Tall Buildings For London

263 towers now in the works.
Want To Work In The Shard?

Want To Work In The Shard?

New scheme launched to help local residents compete for jobs in western Europe's tallest building.
Walkie Talkie Building Rapidly Growing In City

Walkie Talkie Building Rapidly Growing In City

The bulbous skyscraper appears on the skyline.
New Skyscrapers Get The Go-Ahead

New Skyscrapers Get The Go-Ahead

Five schemes coming to a skyline near you.
The Nine Towers Of Nine Elms

The Nine Towers Of Nine Elms

Map and pics of Vauxhall's new skyscrapers.
Three More Shoreditch Skyscraper Proposals

Three More Shoreditch Skyscraper Proposals

The Canary Wharf-isation of the area continues.
Another Supertall Skyscraper Planned For The City Of London

Another Supertall Skyscraper Planned For The City Of London

New tower could rival Shard.
Construction Of Walkie-Talkie Tower Begins

Construction Of Walkie-Talkie Tower Begins

It's fat at the top and thin down below; some think it's great, but others say No! Work on the divisive 'walkie-talkie' tower on Fenchurch Street is under way.
Vertical Rush: Climb One Of London's Tallest Buildings

Vertical Rush: Climb One Of London's Tallest Buildings

Got what it takes to climb 920 steps for Shelter?
7 Amazing Facts About London's Skyscrapers

7 Amazing Facts About London's Skyscrapers

Which one has no floor 13?
Cheese Grater Rises, Walkie-Talkie Almost Topped Out

Cheese Grater Rises, Walkie-Talkie Almost Topped Out

Daftly nicknamed towers growing fast.
In Pictures: The Cheesegrater And Walkie-Talkie Skyscrapers

In Pictures: The Cheesegrater And Walkie-Talkie Skyscrapers

Photographs of the city's newest towers.
Could London Get A Double-Cheesegrater Tower?

Could London Get A Double-Cheesegrater Tower?

Plans for a new 270 metre skyscraper.
New Skyscraper Exhibition Looks At Changing Skyline

New Skyscraper Exhibition Looks At Changing Skyline

London's Growing... Up.
New Skyscraper For Blackfriars Bridge

New Skyscraper For Blackfriars Bridge

Blackfriars is the new Canary Wharf...
Another New Skyscraper Planned For The City

Another New Skyscraper Planned For The City

Consultation open for 37-storey tower.
Endless City Would Be Tall As The Shard

Endless City Would Be Tall As The Shard

And like a stack of pancakes.
Viewing Deck Dropped From Boomerang Tower

Viewing Deck Dropped From Boomerang Tower

Blackfriars skyscraper will no longer have public-accessible sky deck.
Canary Wharf Goes Cylindrical With Expansion Into Wood Wharf

Canary Wharf Goes Cylindrical With Expansion Into Wood Wharf

We're dubbing it 'The Loofah'.
Heron Plaza Granted Planning Permission

Heron Plaza Granted Planning Permission

The City of London has granted planning permission to the Heron Plaza, a 150m tower on Bishopsgate just a stone's throw from its skyscraping namesake.
Work Resumes On Canary Wharf's Tallest Building

Work Resumes On Canary Wharf's Tallest Building

Riverside South moves a step closer to actuality.
Boris, Ken And The London Skyline

Boris, Ken And The London Skyline

The mayoral candidates share a remarkably similar vision for skyscrapers in London.
Southbank Tower To Grow Six Floors Taller Following Cash Injection

Southbank Tower To Grow Six Floors Taller Following Cash Injection

King's Reach plans get a cash injection.
Skyscraper Update: Heron Tower Becomes Tallest In City

Skyscraper Update: Heron Tower Becomes Tallest In City

Elephant & Castle Skyscraper Approved

Elephant & Castle Skyscraper Approved

Tickling the heavens in SE1.
Video: The Shard From The Air

Video: The Shard From The Air

Growing skyscraper gets the Christopher Nolan treatment.
Friday Quiz: London's Tall Buildings

Friday Quiz: London's Tall Buildings

The Friday Photos: Glass And Steel

The Friday Photos: Glass And Steel

London's modern architecture thrown into sharp relief.
Skyscraper Update: The Shard Starts To Climb

Skyscraper Update: The Shard Starts To Climb

Skyscraper Update: The Pinnacle Still A Big Hole On Bishopsgate

Skyscraper Update: The Pinnacle Still A Big Hole On Bishopsgate

Heron Spotting In The City Of London

Heron Spotting In The City Of London

Heron Tower, The Heron, Heron Plaza...can you tell them apart?
London's Tallest Residential Tower To Be Built In Croydon?

London's Tallest Residential Tower To Be Built In Croydon?

Spire Placed On Top Of Heron Tower

Spire Placed On Top Of Heron Tower

Skyscraper Proposed For Kings Cross

Skyscraper Proposed For Kings Cross

Shard Update: A New Core Buds Off

Shard Update: A New Core Buds Off

Book Review: Skyline London By Caroline Dale

Book Review: Skyline London By Caroline Dale

50 great views of London.
Viewing Platform Planned For Pinnacle

Viewing Platform Planned For Pinnacle

William Hague's Dad Wants To Abseil Down The Shard

William Hague's Dad Wants To Abseil Down The Shard

Nigel Hague, 83, thwarted by insurance.
Want To Climb Up Tower 42 With Us?

Want To Climb Up Tower 42 With Us?

Boris Johnson's Question Time

Boris Johnson's Question Time

The mayor answers some questions.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

A round-up of the day's other news.
Walkie Talkie Building Gets Green Light...Again

Walkie Talkie Building Gets Green Light...Again

Battersea NIMBYs Photoshop Themselves In The Foot

Battersea NIMBYs Photoshop Themselves In The Foot

Heron Tower Begins To Rise

Heron Tower Begins To Rise

The Friday Photos: Washing The Windows

The Friday Photos: Washing The Windows

Ever looked up and seen those ant-like people cleaning windows?
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Doubts Over Walkie Talkie Tower

Doubts Over Walkie Talkie Tower

Cheese Grated

Cheese Grated

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Doon Street Tower Gets Go-Ahead

Doon Street Tower Gets Go-Ahead

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Battersea Plans Scaled Back

Battersea Plans Scaled Back

Why Are London's Buildings Growing Taller? We Ask A Structural Engineer

Why Are London's Buildings Growing Taller? We Ask A Structural Engineer

The secret's underground.
The New Towers Of The City Of London

The New Towers Of The City Of London

A trio of new peaks.
London Is Getting A Massive Cock-And-Balls Skyscraper

London Is Getting A Massive Cock-And-Balls Skyscraper

What a balls-up.
Elephant & Castle set to get more skyscrapers, a bit like tusks

Elephant & Castle set to get more skyscrapers, a bit like tusks

Plans include a new auditorium and shops.