Dave Haslam on the rebuilding of Manchester

liverpool-road-and-beetham-tower-manchester-177798As part of its Changing Cityscapes series, BBC News has invited former-Hacienda DJ Dave Haslam to ruminate on the transformation of his adopted city. The three-minute video is a characteristically thoughtful look at the city’s reinvention.

Here he is on the recently completed 47-story Beetham Tower, now the tallest in the city:

“I love the fact that its a reflection of that steel-grey Manchester sky: solid and quiet and solitary,” he says.

(via Cerysmatic Factory)

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