Monthly Archives: April 2016

Government to investigate Lambeth’s plans for libraries

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Posted in Local news

Guardian: Lambeth libraries shambles

http://www.theguardian.com/books/2016/mar/31/lambeth-library-plans-london-budget-cuts-close?CMP=share_btn_tw

Posted in Local news

Panama and the London property boom

‘ “We think it very likely that the influx of corrupt money into the housing market has pushed up prices,” said Rachel Davies, senior advocacy manager at Transparency International. Donald Toon, head of the National Crime Agency, has gone further, … Continue reading

Posted in Beyond ...

Ghost town – Nightmare on Nine Elms Street?

Can the market absorb the glut of luxury apartments? An interesting and balanced article, it does not, however, include the added ingredient of the Panama Papers. “… with completion of the 800-home first phase of Battersea due toward the end of … Continue reading

Posted in Vauxhall cluster of tall towers

Rudolf Place – more student towers facing Vauxhall Park

Public exhibition Friday 22 April, 2pm – 8pm and Saturday 23 April 2016, 10am – 4pm, at: Ground Floor, 70 South Lambeth Road. https://vivavauxhall.files.wordpress.com/2016/04/exhibition-invitation-letter-to-vauxhall-community-organisations-13-04-16-by-email.pdf  

Posted in Vauxhall cluster of tall towers

One Nine Elms tower deal falls apart

Not sure whether this will put a spanner in the works, one may suspect it will just prolong the time we have to put up with huge lorries taking up the roads and residents of St George Wharf being disturbed … Continue reading

Posted in Vauxhall cluster of tall towers

Bondway planning application

http://www.vauxhallcivicsociety.org.uk/2016/04/55-bondway-planning-application-received/

Posted in Local developments