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First transmitted in 1996, architect Sir Richard Rogers praises the Alton Housing Estate in Roehampton, south London.

First transmitted in 1996, architect Sir Richard Rogers praises the Alton Housing Estate, in Roehampton, south London. Built in the 1950s by London County Council as a modern utopia, Rogers describes it as one of the best estates of its kind in the world.

Archive First shown: 24 Aug 1997
Available for over a year Why? Duration 10 mins