I’m happy you inquired. 20 Fenchurch Street, lovingly called as the ‘Walkie Talkie Tower’ and less kindly called as the ‘Walkie Scorchie’ (yeah, that’s a reputation that is by no means catching on), is a commercial skyscraper in central London. It is presently under development and isn’t supposed to be completed until next year. When all is said and done, it’ll have cost some £200 Million to construct.
The building gets its nickname because it’s considered to resemble a walkie-talkie (although, being honest, I can’t see it myself). It’s also called the pint, something that was much more appropriate. Continue reading What is all this about the walkie talkie tower