Monthly Archives: January 2018

London’s ‘bitcoin’ in the sky

Ghost towers as the new ‘heart’ of Vauxhall? Some saw it coming, but would they listen … “We’d be much better off with decent quality but lower-spec homes built for actual Londoners. What’s the point in having private cinema rooms … Continue reading

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The towers that are to be the ‘heart’ of Vauxhall

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Architects Journal writes about Vauxhall Cross planning application

Opponents of Zaha Hadid Architects’ (ZHA) plans for two skyscrapers proposed for Vauxhall Cross have written to communities secretary Sajid Javid, asking him to call in the application ‘Yesterday (17 January), the practice defended itself against accusations that the two … Continue reading

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Submission to Secretary of State Sajid Javid

Submission to Secretary of State Sajid Javid to call in Planning Applications for Vauxhall Cross. 16 January 2018 from Pauline Gaunt and Helen Irwin. PLANNING APPLICATION LINKS London Borough of Lambeth refs: 17/05807/EIAFUL and 17/04741/FUL Dear Secretary of State, The … Continue reading

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Insensitive over-development of Oval Gasholder site

Please sign the petition: https://www.change.org/p/save-the-oval-gasholder?utm_medium=email&utm_source=petition_signer_receipt&utm_campaign=triggered&share_context=signature_receipt&recruiter=68719967

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Lambeth plans destruction of five council estates –  

including Knight’s Walk in Kennington  (part of Cotton Gardens Estate). https://insidecroydon.com/2018/01/25/lambeth-is-showing-the-way-with-destruction-of-five-estates/ http://www.brixtonbuzz.com/2015/03/knights-walk-residents-launch-petition-as-they-fight-lambeths-plans-to-flatten-their-estate/ Is it only a matter of time before will they be coming for Vauxall Gardens Estate, Kennington Park Estate and Ashmole Estate etc.?

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Henry Fawcett Children’s Centre – Financial Advice Workshops: 29 and 30 January

Lambeth FACE helps tenants in Lambeth who could do with a bit of extra financial advice. Our free, fun and informal workshops equip you with you with the knowledge and skills you need to manage your finances and take control … Continue reading

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