A freezing night but one of the most spectacular and exciting moments of the week. Here is the Lloyds Building next to its recently-completed neighbour the Wills Building. This is the centre of new building in the city. Lloyds is now more than twenty-five years old and it overlooks the site of two new buildings:Continue reading “Freezing outside the Lloyds Building”
Aldermanbury Square, a new office block design by Eric Parry Associates is the newest building on London Wall, replacing one of the six sixties buildings that formed the post-war street. This is a public art installation at the foot of the tower.
At the heart of One New Change, the new shopping centre at the end of Cheapside and opposite St Paul’s Cathedral is a hamburger bar with a great selection of ketchup.
A new year’s day demands a new year’s walk. This took me along the newly built Cheapside past One New Change and on to the Bank of England and Leadenhall Market (pictured above). I was on the look out for changes in the public realm rather than than new buildings so, although One New ChangeContinue reading “A new year’s day walk through the City”