Foster + Partners Regeneration Scheme Backed by London Mayor

9 December 2009 (Last Updated December 9th, 2009 18:30)

The Bishops Place regeneration scheme in London, designed by UK architecture firm Foster + Partners, has received the backing of the London Mayor. Plans for the 140,000m², £500m site for the mixed-use scheme has been approved by the the local council. The initial plans, wh

The Bishops Place regeneration scheme in London, designed by UK architecture firm Foster + Partners, has received the backing of the London Mayor.

Plans for the 140,000m², £500m site for the mixed-use scheme has been approved by the the local council.

The initial plans, which included demolition of a music venue, were withdrawn.

The new plan will retain the music venue and will feature a 51-storey tower, 241 new homes, offices and a hotel.