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12 Jun 2020 - Daniel Sturley
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The Construction of Three Arena Central (HMRC) - June 2020 Update

Work has recommenced on the buildings silver cladding panels after a two month delay. Here is a superb gallery of photos from Daniel, covering March 22nd to 10th June.

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The Construction of Three Arena Central (HMRC) - June 2020 Update





Work has recommenced on the buildings silver cladding panels after a two month delay. Here is a superb gallery of photos from Daniel, covering March 22nd to 10th June.


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More photos in the full construction gallery for this build here...

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11 Jun 2020 - FreeTimePays
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The 2020 Entry for the Chelsea Flower Show on Display in Victoria Square - 10th June 2020

Daniel's been over to Victoria Square to take a selection of photos of the wonderful floral tribute from Birmingham to the NHS and all our brilliant frontline workers.  

Much of what is on display would have been used at Birmingham's entry at the 2020 Chelsea Flower Show which has been cancelled this year.

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The 2020 Entry for the Chelsea Flower Show on Display in Victoria Square - 10th June 2020





Daniel's been over to Victoria Square to take a selection of photos of the wonderful floral tribute from Birmingham to the NHS and all our brilliant frontline workers.  

Much of what is on display would have been used at Birmingham's entry at the 2020 Chelsea Flower Show which has been cancelled this year.


Photos by Daniel Sturley

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11 Jun 2020 - Stephen Giles
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The Construction of 103 Colmore Row - Our early June 2020 Update

The steel structure has now reached the top end of the core and is almost at the stage of topping out. Elsewhere, the two outer 'slabs' are now at full height.

Take our article for over 40 fantastic photos of this amazing new build.

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The Construction of 103 Colmore Row - Our early June 2020 Update





The steel structure has now reached the top end of the core and is almost at the stage of topping out. Elsewhere, the two outer 'slabs' are now at full height.

Take our article for over 40 fantastic photos of this amazing new build.


"Over the next two weekends (weather permitting) we bid a fond farewell to Tower Crane A. Another big milestone in the project as we enter the final 12 months of construction" - SPV

Staircase frame is reminiscent of New York's Vessel.

Here's how work has progressed throughout end May through early June.

 

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09 Jun 2020 - Daniel Sturley
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Birmingham, Cathedral Square (Pigeon Park) - 17th May 2020

A small photographic study of the lush looking grounds of Cathedral Square, known locally as 'Pigeon Park', on a cloudy day in May.

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Birmingham, Cathedral Square (Pigeon Park) - 17th May 2020





A small photographic study of the lush looking grounds of Cathedral Square, known locally as 'Pigeon Park', on a cloudy day in May.

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A tense moment as the pigeons explain that they are not sharing.

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08 Jun 2020 - Elliott Brown
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The Construction of The Mercian - May and June 2020 Update

The concrete core and much of the structure is now visible from some distance, here from Lightwoods Park near Warley. This is a distance of between 3 and 4 miles away.

Photo by Elliott Brown

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The Construction of The Mercian - May and June 2020 Update





The concrete core and much of the structure is now visible from some distance, here from Lightwoods Park near Warley. This is a distance of between 3 and 4 miles away.

Photo by Elliott Brown


18th May 2020

The Mercian on the skyline from Holders Lane Woods. The Bank Tower Two is seen to the left and the Toybox to the right.

The Mercian on the skyline from Holders Lane Woods. The view was close to the Moor Green Allotments.

The Mercian on the skyline from Cannon Hill Park. The Toybox was also visible from the park, over the Hemisphere Apartments at Edgbaston Mill.

2nd June 2020

View of The Mercian from Lightwoods Park in Bearwood about 3 to 4 miles away. The Bank Tower Two seen to the left.

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