Large advert for penthouse living at the Strata Tower in south London © London Intelligence

Large advert for penthouse living at the Strata Tower in south London © London Intelligence

 

The Shard. 
Strata Tower. 
‘Gherkin.’ 
‘Cheesegrater.’
 ‘Scalpel.’
 The ‘Walkie Talkie.’

 

London’s skyline might include up to 300 skyscrapers by 2024, according to some estimates, writes Paul Coleman in Towers of London.

But are these towers for Londoners? If not, how do Londoners benefit?