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So what is it for?

Apart from being one of the tallest buildings in town, I'm never very sure why this building is... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
339334
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Dudley, United Kingdom
Noticeable landmark

This communications tower stands tall overlooking Birmingham. It’s not particularly grand but holds... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2018
albeback1
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Wigan, United Kingdom
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5 May 2018
“So what is it for?”
26 Apr 2018
“Noticeable landmark ”
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Standing just under 500 feet in height, this major Birmingham landmark is known by the cluster of satellite dishes and aerials that top its crown.
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Lionel St., Birmingham B3 1HQ, England
Ladywood
+44 121 693 6300
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

It is a handy landmark when you're driving home and can pretty much how long it takes to get there. It's not an eyesore by any means, something quite nice about it but whatever purpose it serves it has absolutely nothing to do with providing...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2018

I love the bt tpwer its amazing you're stupoid to not visit therei would reccomend it in a heartbeat

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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

I’d love to see the view from the top of this tower. It’s been a Birmingham landmark for as long as I can recall.

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Reviewed 5 May 2018

Apart from being one of the tallest buildings in town, I'm never very sure why this building is necessary is an age ion digital communications. I know that in a previous generation, being up high probably helped the transmission, I don't think that's the case...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

This communications tower stands tall overlooking Birmingham. It’s not particularly grand but holds its place amongst many landmarks in Birmingham.

Thank albeback1
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

More cylindrical than the London one but equally as impressive. I do feel it's a missed opportunity not being able to go up the tower.

Thank IAN D
Reviewed 20 November 2017

This is an iconic building and a big part of the Birmingham skyline. Although it is not a particularly attractive looking building.

Thank shropshirenick
Reviewed 7 August 2017

A few streets away from main town centre, worth taking a few pictures of, quite an unusual building.

Thank greekqueen
Reviewed 9 March 2017

This tower is a really useful landmark which can be seen from many parts of the city, and I have often used it to orientate myself when visiting Birmingham. Apart from that, it isn't really an attraction because it is not open to the public...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 21 September 2016

it's an ugly tower lets be honest. I only use it to orientate myself when i need to go around St. Paul. considering it is one of the tallest building in Bham, why not open it to allow people to get to the roof to...More

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