Canary Wharf

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The Canary Wharf
Canary Wharf Skyline 2, London UK - Oct 2012.jpg
Skyline of Canary Wharf, viewed from the west
Population 73,390 (Millwall, Blackwall and Cubitt Town, East India and Lansbury and Limehouse wards 2011 Census)
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Canary Wharf is a major business district in Tower Hamlets, East London. It is one of the United Kingdom's two main financial centres, second only to the traditional City of London. It contains many of Europe's tallest buildings, including the second-tallest in the UK, One Canada Square.[1][2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Heron Tower becomes tallest building in The City". BBC News. 21 February 2010. Retrieved 11 November 2010. 
  2. "United Kingdom list of tallest buildings". SkyscraperPage.com. Retrieved 12 January 2009.