Carbuncle Cup

  • Middlesbrough College: Cutting edge architecture or an eyesore?
    Features

    Carbuncle Cup 2008 – last chance to nominate!

    2008-09-26T14:10:00Z

    With just three more days until the floodgates close on this year’s Carbuncle Cup nominations, it’s time to name and shame your local eyesore.

  • Who will be shortlisted for the Carbuncle Cup this year?
    Features

    Carbuncle Cup 2008: The latest nominations

    2008-09-16T13:46:00Z

    Manchester Civil Justice centre could become the marmite of modern architecture in October after notching a double-whammy nomination for both the Stirling Prize and Building Design’s Carbuncle Cup.

  • Walton Street Car Park in Aylesbury
    Features

    The Carbuncle Cup 2008: Your nominations

    2008-09-10T16:08:00Z

    With only three weeks left to nominate your most hated building in the UK, it’s time to put on your protective goggles and pore the streets for that most celebrated monstrosity and deserved winner of BD’s third Carbuncle Cup.

  • News

    Calling all carbuncles

    2008-07-25T00:00:00Z

    This year’s award for the most hideous buildings in the country — the Carbuncle Cup — is now calling for entries.

  • Anna Ford
    Opinion

    Carbuncle queen

    2008-07-04T00:00:00Z

    Former newsreader Anna Ford (pictured), who chaired this week’s London Architecture Festival debate on Prince Charles, was struggling to retain that famous objectivity, Boots was amused to see.

  • Illustration
    Opinion

    Tesco will be our carbuncle

    2008-06-20T00:00:00Z

    Thank you for highlighting the activities of Cabe over Tesco’s proposed store in Hadleigh, Suffolk (News June 6).

  • Amanda Baillieu
    Features

    Carbuncles are planning’s shame

    2007-10-04T17:01:00Z

    To judge by the number of comments that have flooded in since we announced the finalists in BD’s annual Carbuncle Cup, the award has touched a nerve.Almost 400 of you voted, and more have commented on the shortlist. We make no claim to have done a thorough assessment of the buildings’ environmental

  • Opal Court, Leicester, Stephen George & Partners
    News

    Scars, blots and eyesores

    2007-10-04T00:00:00Z

    On the eve of the Stirling Prize for best building of the year, we asked you to nominate the UK’s worst buildings for BD’s Carbuncle Cup. Nearly 400 of you took part in our poll to pick the winner, reports Zoë Blackler

  • Allford Hall Monaghan Morris' KX200
    Features

    Carbuncle Cup shortlist revealed

    2007-10-01T15:06:00Z

    Seven buildings are on the shortlist for BD’s Carbuncle Cup for worst building of the year

  • News

    Seven buildings shortlisted for the Carbuncle Cup

    2007-09-27T00:00:00Z

    NEWS AND IMAGES: Stephen George and Partners, AHMM and Foster + Partners among the finalistsYOUR VIEWS ON THE SHORTLIST: Voting is now closed but please post your comments about the buildings