The (fifth of a) mile club: Thrill-seekers have been enjoying more than just the view from The Shard

The (fifth of a) mile-high club: Thrill-seekers have been enjoying more than just the view from The Shard By Martin Robinson PUBLISHED: 20:48 GMT, 24 January 2013 | UPDATED: 08:00 GMT, 25 January 2013 It may not quite be the mile-high club, but it appears thrill-seekers are not just climbing the 1,016ft Shard skyscraper to have their breath taken away by its magnificent views of London. Staff at the top of Western Europe's tallest building have discovered amorous couples have been 'christening' the brand new building after they found some some abandoned knickers in the men's toilets.