Britain's worst buildings of the year - vote now for your (least) favorite!
A worthy finalist? - Redcar Beacon in Redcar, Cleveland
Votes have been open for the Carbuncle Cup's annual naming and shaming since May. And now, here's the shortlist for the ugliest building of the year – from a swirly vertical pier to faux-fronted student flats.
Click here to cast your vote in the poll for the UK's ugliest building of the year, hosted by The Guardian.
In the running for this year's award are:
Avant Garde tower, Bethnal Green, London
UCL student housing, 465 Caledonian Road, Islington, London
Porth Eirias Watersports Centre, Colwyn Bay, Wales
Redcar Beacon aka the Vertical Pier, Redcar, Cleveland
Premier Inn, Waterloo, London
Castle Mill housing, Port Meadow, Oxford
UPDATE: 'Prison-like' student housing wins Carbuncle Cup for Britain's worst building of the year