Digital cloud plan for city skies

  peter99co 15:42 11 Nov 09
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Its designers plan to raise the funds to build it by asking for micro-donations from millions of people.

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Will you contribute?

  Kevscar1 16:04 11 Nov 09

No Digital sun maybe

  Forum Editor 18:13 11 Nov 09

In a word, no.

  morddwyd 20:16 11 Nov 09

If it gets the go-ahead just another excuse for pouring millions into the South East.

  realist 20:19 11 Nov 09

It certainly bears a close resemblance to "pie in the sky".

  Forum Editor 23:10 11 Nov 09

This was an entry in a competition set up by the Mayor of London, and the winning entry will be constructed in the East End of London. It would almost certainly be paid for by the people of London, which is in the South East of the country.

It would be a bit daft if the money was spent in another city wouldn't it?

  peter99co 23:37 11 Nov 09

I think in a hundred years it may look Normal? A bit to space age even in these modern times. What does Charles think of it I wonder?

  morddwyd 07:08 12 Nov 09

"It would almost certainly be paid for by the people of London"

Sorry, the words "international" and "Olympic" made me a little cynical.

I had visions of yet more lottery millions being syphoned off from other parts of the country.

  anchor 11:28 12 Nov 09

I sincerely hope this silly idea gets thrown on the scrap heap.

We in London are already having to pay millions for the Olympics, and I for one will resist paying a penny more.

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