British Telecom Tower / Birmingham, England
Just before the holidays, BT announced that it was cutting over 10,000 jobs from its workforce showering rainy day blues onto a number of employees . British telecom is the the privatised UK state telecommunications company and is the dominant provider of landline and broadband services in the UK. BT also operates in over 170 other countries around the globe. The tower was built in 1965 and houses 26 stories of offices and 5 levels of circular galleries at the top. Being among one of the tallest structures in Birmingham, it serves as a local landmark of the skyline.