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The Taper Building blog captures all the latest news and information from in and around SE1


The Taper Building: Scaffolding Comes Down in Core 1

With only 2 months until completion, excitement is building over at The Taper Building. 

Thursday 31st May, saw the dismantling of the scaffolding in Core 1. 

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The Coolest Gadgets Coming To A Home Near You

Gadgets are part of our homes more than ever, and they are getting better and better by the day. Robotic butlers may still be something for the...

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What are the interior design trends going to be in 2017?

2016 saw some great interior design features hit people’s homes. Kitchens saw elegant redecoration in matte black stainless steel, replacing those gleaming, shiny polished steel kitchen appliances....

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The latest interior design trends for A/W 2016/17

As autumn and winter are just around the corner, many of our customers and readers are beginning to alter the interior design of their homes to reflect...

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A focus on Bermondsey - great places to eat and drink

London SE1 – the newest addition to London’s ‘hotspots’ plays host to the mecca of food and drink: Bermondsey. The docks of Bermondsey helped build its reputation...

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5 Of the Best Markets in London

1. Borough Market

Home to mouth-watering cuisine from across the globe, exquisite food creations and enticing aromas… Borough Market is a site worth visiting. A place to...

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A review of some of London’s latest restaurants


Opens 5th of November | 25 Broadwick Street, W1F 0DF 

The Nudge has the first scoop on this scorcher of a restaurant, claiming that “There'll be an...

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4 of the coolest ‘wintery’ things to do if you live and work in London

It’s hard not to get in the festive mood when the streets of London have been brought to life with Christmas lights and beautiful decorations. Cafes and...

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The Taper Building – Launch Event

On Thursday 20th October Shape launched The Taper Building at Tanner & Co. on Bermondsey Street.

The evening was a great success with the worlds of property, art,...

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The World’s Tallest Buildings: How Does The Shard Stack Up?

Whenever we head off on summer holidays and city getaways, tall buildings always seem to dominate the guidebooks. We’re drawn to tall buildings because of their grandeur, their...

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Central London's Top 4 Green Spaces

Hyde Park, Regents Park, Greenwich Park… most of us have enjoyed these beautiful areas of greenery nestled amongst the hustle and bustle of London life, but there’s probably...

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Tips for Cyclists in Central London

You may have noticed that a number of new property developments in London are being designed without the addition of off-road parking. Although a parking space can...

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Around The Taper Building, SE1

If you’ve read the newspapers, you will have seen scare stories discussing the housing supply and demand problems in London. There are constant rumours of...

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Where to Eat in (and Around) Borough Market, London SE1

Southwark is fast becoming one of London’s most desirable places to live. Not only does the prestigious SE1 postcode boast some amazing accommodation in the Long Lane area,...

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