WilkinsonEyre wins competition to design Battle of Britain Memorial

WilkinsonEyre has been appointed to design the Battle of Britain beacon at the RAF Museum in Hendon, north-west London.

Museum director general Peter Dye said: "Renowned architects Wilkinson Eyre submitted an exemplary proposal and the selection panel was impressed with their thoughtful, thorough and detailed analysis of the current feasibility proposal."

More than 68 companies responded to the initial invitation to tender and 13 were invited to submit proposals.