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London’s Crazy Stupid Garden Bridge Is Actually Going Ahead

Let's say, right, you're the council for a giant city with a rising population, serious housing problems and a centuries-old public transit system. And you've got £175 million to spend on a new infrastructure project. Do you think you should a) spend that money on a garden footbridge that's only open during the day, or b) something actually useful? Read More >>

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London’s Garden Bridge Over the Thames is Actually Happening

The mad plan to build a garden bridge over the Thames looks like it'll actually go ahead, with the £150m project set to be approved by planners this week. Read More >>

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We Want Thomas Heatherwick’s Proposed Thames Garden Bridge Built ASAP

Because the average Londoner sees about as much vegetation as they do pterodactyls, Heatherwick Studio has proposed a new bridge across the Thames that will double up as a (narrow) area of parkland, almost like our very own version of New York's High Line. Read More >>