Reach for the sky

The race to build the tallest and most sophisticated structure is not a new phenomenon. Architectural mater pieces, like the Bank of Manhattan Trust Building, the Chrysler Building and the Empire State Building in Manhattan; Taipei 101 in Taipei; Petronas Towers, Kuala Lumpur and the current mega tall, the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, have all achieved the prestigious title of the tallest skyscraper in the world.

The race to build the tallest and most sophisticated structure is not a new phenomenon. Architectural masterpieces, like the Bank of Manhattan Trust Building, the Chrysler Building and the Empire State Building in Manhattan; Taipei 101 in Taipei; Petronas Towers, Kuala Lumpur and the current mega tall, the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, have all achieved the prestigious title of the tallest skyscraper in the world.

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The social impact of the housing crisis

1 in 10 children (1.36m) are living in overcrowded houses across England, according to research undertaken by the National Housing Federation.

1 in 10 children (1.36m) are living in overcrowded houses across England, according to research undertaken by the National Housing Federation. In just under half (46%) of overcrowded homes, children are sharing a bedroom with an adult Рimpacting on an estimated 627,431 children. Due to an obvious lack of space, in 55% of overcrowded homes, children are struggling to undertake their homework.

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