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9=. Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff, £90M

Failure to secure Department for National Heritage funding has forced the Wales Millennium Centre to scale down some of its plans. WMC wanted between £16M and £19M of Heritage money to allow inclusion of a high-tech Welsh history museum. But although £27M of Millennium Commission money and an £8.3M Arts Council grant ensure that the building can go ahead, plans for the museum's contents are less certain.

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