Building Sights: Series 1: 4. Byker Wall

 

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Description:

First transmitted in 1988, writer Beatrix Campbell looks at the successful Byker Wall housing estate in Newcastle, designed by Ralph Erskine in the early 1970s. It's an epic development and Beatrix Campbell describes why it is such an ingenious design solution.

 

Channel: BBC (Archive)

First Air Date: 15 Nov 1988

Duration: 10 mins

 

 

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