Manchester’s Simpson is reaching for the heights

Simpson is to add 10 storeys to the 44-floor Albany tower.

Ian Simpson has been asked by developer Albany Crown to add an extra 10 storeys to his approved 44-storey design for its Albany tower in Manchester. The extra height would make it the city’s tallest building.

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