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Prince Charles slams 80s architecture in archive film

Newsnight has been delving into the BBC archives and unearthed a 1988 documentary entitled HRH Prince Of Wales: A Vision Of Britain.

In these clips, Prince Charles takes a trip down the Thames to illustrate why London's skyline has been "wrecked" by poor city planning, and visits Birmingham city centre which he describes as a "monstrous concrete maze".

Watch Newsnight's film with Wayne Hemingway about the proposed listing of iconic early '80s developments on Thursday 2 June 2011 at 2230 on BBC Two, and then afterwards on the BBC iPlayer and Newsnight website.

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