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How is your day at work?

It's a long way down
It's a long way down Credit: ITV News Central

How is your day at work going? Spare a thought for this guy who is scaling The Cube in Birmingham to clean it's windows.

The building is 70m high.

Got any more soap?
Got any more soap? Credit: ITV News Central
Normal day in the office?
Normal day in the office? Credit: ITV News Central
Hanging about in Birmingham
Hanging about in Birmingham Credit: ITV News Central

The Cube remains cordoned off

The Cube in Birmingham has been evacuated and remains cordoned off.

Police evacuated the building, which is behind the Mailbox in Birmingham, at just after 10am this morning after staff were alerted to a 'suspected malicious package'.

It had been delivered to the building.

Search dogs and police carried out a detailed inspection of the building.

It is not yet known how long it will remain closed for.

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Architectural award for The Cube in Birmingham

The Cube in Birmingham's Mailbox at night
The Cube in Birmingham's Mailbox at night Credit: ITV Central
The Cube in Birmingham
The Cube in Birmingham Credit: ITV Central
The Cube exterior
The Cube exterior Credit: ITV Central

Birmingham's Cube in the Mailbox has won an architechtural award for its design.

The 25-story building was inspired by the idea of architect Ken Shuttleworth and created by his team, Make Architechts.

The building pays homage to Birmingham's jewellery heritage, based on the design of a jewellery box.

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