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Damning report into the failures of the Marble Arch Mound
Damning report into the failures of the Marble Arch Mound

Damning report into the failures of the Marble Arch Mound

A damning report into the failures of the Marble Arch Mound has found that it suffered from a host of management failures and a deliberate attempt to conceal its rising costs from the council members.

Oct
19
2021
Going inside the Annunciation Marble Arch
Going inside the Annunciation Marble Arch

Going inside the Annunciation Marble Arch

Tucked away on a side street near Marble Arch is a solidly built brick church from the outside, that's a richly decorated church on the inside -- the Annunciation Marble Arch.

Oct
14
2021
Marble Arch Mound extends free tickets offer
Marble Arch Mound extends free tickets offer

Marble Arch Mound extends free tickets offer

The temporary offer of free tickets to climb up the Marble Arch Mound has now been extended until the Mound closes, in a tacit admission that they will struggle to charge people to visit.

Sep
02
2021
Do take a climb up the Marble Arch Mound
Do take a climb up the Marble Arch Mound

Do take a climb up the Marble Arch Mound

I know it goes against what the commentariat is saying, but the Marble Arch Mound is rather fun to visit.

Aug
17
2021
Marble Arch Mound costs have nearly doubled
Marble Arch Mound costs have nearly doubled

Marble Arch Mound costs have nearly doubled

The cost of building -- and later removing -- the now notorious Marble Arch Mound has nearly doubled from the original £3.3 million to £6 million.

Aug
13
2021
The Marble Arch Mound – as bad, and not as bad as you’ve heard
The Marble Arch Mound – as bad, and not as bad as you’ve heard

The Marble Arch Mound – as bad, and not as bad as you’ve heard

A large mound has appeared at Marble Arch and provoked an almost universal emotion of mockery.

Jul
30
2021
Marble Arch Mound adds a lights display
Marble Arch Mound adds a lights display

Marble Arch Mound adds a lights display

When it opens to the public later this month, the Marble Arch Mound will also feature a one-off light exhibition by W1Curates, called Lightfield, lead by British/American artist, Anthony James.

Jul
09
2021
Tickets to climb the Marble Arch Mound now on sale
Tickets to climb the Marble Arch Mound now on sale

Tickets to climb the Marble Arch Mound now on sale

The Marble Arch Mound, a big artificial hill built at the end of Oxford Street will be open to the public next month, and tickets are now on sale.

Jun
21
2021
A temporary hill as a viewing platform planned for Marble Arch
A temporary hill as a viewing platform planned for Marble Arch

A temporary hill as a viewing platform planned for Marble Arch

A large mound of soil is to be piled up next to Marble Arch to create an artificial hill and viewing platform for the area, looking out over Hyde Park.

Feb
16
2021
London Underground shows off the story of Marble Arch
London Underground shows off the story of Marble Arch

London Underground shows off the story of Marble Arch

A new display inside the subway at Marble Arch tube station has been created to show off history of the Marble Arch that sits above it.

Nov
18
2019