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25-11-2016 > Controversial Hotel Plans For Glasgow

Crystal Palace Hotel, Glasgow.J.D Wetherspoon, the down-market pub chained famed for cheap lager, bad curries, and supporting Brexit, has made a major move into the Glasgow hotel market with a new proposal to sit on one of Glasgow's prime streets.

12-10-2015 > Red Road Flats Almost Bite The Dust

Red Road, GlasgowThe Red Road flats in Glasgow, perhaps the greatest symbol of high-rise mania in the city in the sixties and more recently how it all went wrong have been demolished. At least partially.

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18-09-2014 > Great Court Visions For Historic Edinburgh

Donaldson's College, EdinburghOne of the grandest Victorian buildings in Edinburgh is Donaldson's College, a grand gothic revival mansion built in 1851 that was aimed at educating and supporting deaf children.

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27-08-2013 > Viewing Platform Mooted For Forth Rail Bridge

Forth Rail BridgeThe Forth Rail Bridge, one of the triumphs of Victorian engineering is to have a viewing platform installed near the top of it that will connect to a visitor centre built at the base.

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12-07-2013 > Inverkip Chimney Due To Come Tumbling Down

No ImageThe tallest structure in Scotland is to be explosively demolished on the 28th of July drawing to an end the long-running debacle of Inverkip Power Station.

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23-01-2013 > Scottish Powers Monumental Glasgow HQ

Scottish Power, GlasgowScottish Power hopes to win planning approval for a new building in Glasgow that perhaps harks back to the architecture many had hoped had been left in the past.

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10-06-2012 > Red Hill Triple Block Reduced To Rubble

Petershill Flats, GlasgowOne of the biggest tower blocks in Glasgow was demolished on Sunday with 275 kilos of explosives by Safedem Ltd, the latest part of the saga in the drawn out death of Red Road.

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14-05-2012 > Glasgow Harbour Blocks Face Cladding Fix

No ImageA planning application has been filed that if approved will see two of the residential blocks of Glasgow Harbour are to have new cladding fitted to them, barely half a decade after they were originally completed in 2007.

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08-05-2013 > Jumeirah Pulls Out Of Simpson Hotel Project

Jumeirah Hotel and Apartments, GlasgowAlthough it will come as little surprise to many, Jumeirah has finally announced they won't be constructing a new luxury hotel in the centre of Glasgow.

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20-12-2012 > Work To Begin On 110 Queen Street

110 Queen Street, GlasgowThe latest office development to begin construction in central Glasgow, 110 Queen Street, is soon to get underway.

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23-05-2012 > Hotel Evolution For Evolution House

Motel One, GlasgowRemember Evolution House, a planned office block by architect firm Cooper Cromar for central Glasgow? It could soon be transformed into a hotel scheme if new proposals get planning approval.

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14-05-2012 > High Tech Hotel Harks Back To Edwardian Iron

Custom House Hotel, GlasgowNew plans have surfaced that could see the protected Custom House site on the River Clyde in the heart of the Scottish city of Glasgow finally be redeveloped.

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