World's first vertical cable car to open in Brighton this summerStaff writer ▼ | January 28, 2016
London Eye designer Marks Barfield Architects has reached the final stage in its construction of the UK's highest observation tower.
Technology A slender tower featuring a glass viewing pod
It is being built beside the beach in Brighton, and will offer views across the town's rooftops, the English Channel and the coastal Sussex landscape – up to 26 miles in all directions.
Construction of the glass viewing pod was completed. This enclosure is 10 times bigger than the capsules of the London Eye and is expected to hold up to 200 people at a time. ■