The tiny rural town set to host Western Europe's tallest skyscraper

The Telegraph -

The Telegraph—he Shard will soon lose its title as the tallest skyscraper in Western Europe to a somewhat unlikely candidate, in a town you may well have never heard of.

Western Europe's tallest skyscraper, which is set to be built in a tiny Danish town, has been likened to the 'Eye of Sauron'. Fast-fashion giant Bestseller is planning to build an enormous skyscraper in Brande, Denmark — a small town of just 7,000 residents. The eponymous Bestseller Tower is set to stretch 1,050 feet, which is almost as tall as the Salesforce Tower in San Francisco. It will be the tallest building in western Europe, beating out the Shard in London by 34 feet. Despite the building's size, Bestseller has not come up against much local opposition. "The Danish news media tried hard to find someone opposed,...