Monthly Archives: August 2017

Garden Bridge Victory!

It restores, to some degree, one’s confidence in democracy in the planning system https://www.change.org/p/save-the-south-bank-from-the-garden-bridge/u/21077107?utm_medium=email&utm_source=petition_update&utm_campaign=120623&sfmc_tk=RQPmffCqH45utqaCjZQ4KpESSzSuZVyBSSjJ1wT51%2bQy6yaPHkazzb0dBtOiVH3y&j=120623&sfmc_sub=143467048&l=32_HTML&u=23452199&mid=7259882&jb=3 Advertisements

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Is fireproofing tall buildings an expensive luxury?

Architects for Social Housing (ASH) on the causes of the Grenfell Tower fire https://architectsforsocialhousing.wordpress.com/2017/07/21/the-truth-about-grenfell-tower-a-report-by-architects-for-social-housing/ Fighting fires/fire prevention in tall towers is a huge problem and an effective remedy, if there is one, would surely add greatly to their already formidable … Continue reading

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More people leaving London than moving to it

Brain drain and loss of cultural diversity – a bland Pret-a-Manger/Starbucks monoculture is the future https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/aug/04/london-exodus-warning-uk-cities-culture

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