Apple was going to “sponsor” the Garden Bridge in London
The former mayor of London, Boris Johnson has confirmed that Apple was ready to finance the project – and then failed – for the realization of the Gargend Bridge.
During a trip to San Francisco in 2013, then-mayor Johnson met with some important leaders Apple and introduced the project of the Garden Bridge in London. Apple was interested in this idea, with the proposal of the mayor that included a name change from Garden Bridge Apple Bridge if the company had financed the work. On the other hand, Apple asked to make a small Apple Store on the bridge, for example, in the central part where there was a small park that divided the two careggiate. After some evaluations, technical bocciarono this possibility and at the end of the bridge, however, was never realized even for the estimates of the costs, amounting to £ 200 million.