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Skyscraper cradle safety scare

The firm building western Europe's tallest skyscraper says a maintenance cradle was working "within safe limits" after internet footage appeared to show it swinging wildly near the top of the thousand-foot building.

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Video: Cradle gets stuck outside The Shard's 72nd floor

A video posted on YouTube shows how a cradle became stuck outside the tallest building in western Europe - The Shard.

At the top of the picture, the cradle can be seen swinging in the wind. It became stuck outside the 72nd floor, high above London. Engineers eventually fixed it.

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