My nomination for the Carbuncle Cup

I was shocked to see my favourite new building shortlisted for the Carbuncle Cup.

Monday, 12th September 2016, 6:37 am
Updated Monday, 12th September 2016, 3:51 pm
HSBC

The Diamond Building is just the sort of dynamic, interesting, unusual, forward-looking design that the city centre is crying out for.

To help attract visitors iconic buildings are required.

The Diamond building

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My nomination for the Carbuncle Cup would be that most ugly building featured on the front page of Wednesday’s Star, the HSBC Bank.

I urge the council planners to reject this monstrosity.

Trevor Thompson

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The Diamond building