Leicester's New Walk towers topple in amazing controlled explosion

Leicester's New Walk Towers have been razed to the ground in an incredible controlled explosion this morning - find all the 'buiild up' and the 'blow down' here >>>

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Watch Leicester demolition from 4 camera positions

This video shows the dramatic destruction of Leicester City Council's former headquarters in New Walk from four different angles.

Thousands of people turned out to watch the 13 and eight storey towers turn to rubble in just 13 seconds this morning.

The 40 year old buildings were declared structurally unsafe in 2010, and the prime city centre site will now be redeveloped.

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