Notre Dame

Since a huge fire tore through Paris’ iconic Notre Dame, architects have been designing new ways to rebuild the Cathedral’s famous roof and spire. Submissions for the new design have featured illuminated crystal, golden flames, beams of light, a greenhouse and even a swimming pool. However, it looks unlikely that any of these designs will become a reality after the French senate stated that the roof of the 850-year-old landmark must be built exactly as before.
From leaking roofs, ill-fitting windows and faulty guttering to crumbling stonework, exploding steam systems, asbestos, we must not let a good crisis go to waste, as the saying goes
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Former first lady Michelle Obama sent her thoughts to the people of Paris, urging them to unite in response to the Notre Dame fire. Obama was visiting the French capital to promote her new book.
I always struggled to define 'being European' but seeing that spire fall gave me a sense of continental solidarity and identity
"We will rebuild Notre Dame even more beautifully."
Britain’s class problem is placed in stark relief at times like these.
Macron says landmark will rise again within five years.
The roof of Paris’ Notre Dame cathedral was almost entirely destroyed by a fire on Monday night. The spire of the historic monument toppled down, with two thirds of the roof damaged before the emergency services were able to stop the blaze.
A spectacular image showed the original roof, made from 5,000 oak trees, alight from within the cathedral.
I was having a drink with a Socialist the other night (it's something that can easily happen in Paris), and naturally we
A Femen activist has been arrested after carrying out a topless protest in Paris’s Notre Dame Cathedral. With the words “May
A man who shot himself dead inside Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris is reported to be a far-right author who campaigned against