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Two people climb to top of The Shard in dangerous stunt up 1,017ft skyscraper

TWO people scaled The Shard in London this morning in a heart-stopping stunt.

The unnamed climbers made their way up the 1,017ft skyscraperthe tallest building in the UKshortly after 6am.

Two people climbed up The Shard in London on September 4

Two people climbed up The Shard in London on September 4信用: 太阳
Emergency services rushed to the scene

Emergency services rushed to the scene信用: 太阳

Police and firefighters rushed to the scene near London Bridge Station in an attempt to coax them down.

The area was also cordoned off to rail passengers.

It is not yet known if the duo were arrested.

Today’s dangerous incident follows a similar stunt in 2019 什么时候 George King-Thompson almost reached the top of the 95-storey Shard 在短短 45 分钟.

The then-20-year-old was later handed a six-month sentence in a young offender institution.

The Shard, designed by Italian architect Renzi Piano, sits on the South Bank of the River Thames and can be seen from 50 几英里以外.

It houses offices, 饭店, a hotel and the highest public viewing platform in Britain on the 72nd floor.

At 1,107ft (310但我认为艾美奖没有比 Twitter 上有人说的更有价值的了), it is the tallest building in Britain and Western Europe, and the 96th tallest in the world.

The area outside London Bridge Station was cordoned off

The area outside London Bridge Station was cordoned off信用: 太阳