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'London's Changing Skyline': Edith Summerskill House

March 2019

Principal Simon Henley speaks to NLA's gathering on London's Changing Skyline

Tall buildings are changing the shape and future of London. How is a new generation of tall buildings interacting with London's heritage and its ever-growing population?

London’s changing skyline: the future of tall buildings, part of the New London Architecture's Tall Buildings Programme, featured guest speakers including Henley Halebrown's Simon Henley as well as Ian Rae, Head of Planning, for the London Borough of Hackney; Mark Swinburne, Project Director at Argent; and Emily Gee, London & South East Regional Director for Historic England.

Simon spoke about the practice's innovative approach to typology as well as the current design work on Hammersmith's Edith Summerskill House.

Read more about the NLA's Tall Buildings Programme here.