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Robin Hood Gardens by Alison and Peter Smithson. The UK government granted Robin Hood Gardens a five-year immunity from heritage listing in 2009 – meaning that the council were able to approve demolition despite a preservation campaign backed by hundreds of architects, including Richard Rogers, Zaha Hadid, Robert Venturi and Toyo Ito. Now that five-year period has expired, the society has submitted a new report, claiming the decision not to protect the estate with a formal heritage listing…