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As many as one in four shopping centres built during the past six years could be at risk from the danger of spontaneous glass failures, according to a confidential study for the British Council of Shopping Centres.The survey of 140 council members, by architect Haskoll and Company, was commissioned after a spate of failures at prestigious centres, including the Glades at Bromley, London, and the Lakeside Centre at Thurrock.Experts believe that many of the failures are caused by nickel ...

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