Monthly Archives: May 2018

Non-toxic weed treatment to be trialled here Friday 18 May

We are very fortunate.  Lambeth Council have kindly continued their support of our community weeding initiatives and agreed to our request to look at an alternative solution to Glyphosate.  Following a visit in November by Weeding Tech to our neighbourhood … Continue reading

Posted in Street Trees and Plants

Looking at our library’s future

Join Friends of Tate South Lambeth library for their AGM on 22 May, 6.30 pm https://mailchi.mp/0c009b0d13b3/come-to-our-agm-on-tuesday-plus-news-about-loos?e=ce97fae607

Posted in Events

Zaha Hadid Architects’ Patrick Schumacher’s vision for the future

This is the man heading the company that proposes to give Vauxhall a ‘new heart’, replacing the bus station with two massive glass towers. https://www.pressreader.com/uk/the-observer1702/20180429/282308205717857 https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2018/jan/17/architect-patrik-schumacher-depicted-fascist-zaha-hadid

Posted in Vauxhall cluster of tall towers

Glass towers are not environmentally sound

https://edition.cnn.com/style/article/why-glass-architecture-is-bad-for-our-cities/index.html

Posted in Beyond ..., Uncategorized

 UK- 23,000 air pollution deaths annually

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/may/17/uk-taken-to-europes-highest-court-over-air-pollution

Posted in Beyond ..., Uncategorized

Dubai on Thames 2016 – 2018

St George Wharf Tower is more like a hotel … “There are not many families here,” the employee said. “You won’t find many children between the ages of five and 20. There are students in their 20s, many from Asia.” … Continue reading

Posted in Vauxhall cluster of tall towers

Cinema Museum “most popular London Culture Spot”

https://www.change.org/p/12577054/u/22703801?utm_medium=email&utm_source=petition_update&utm_campaign=319478&sfmc_tk=%2f8xBwMnNv7gEtdLqTtBtfm83NfM0PdMBNOINcTToS0VsQbsq8Kj3dbDcIwjteb8d&j=319478&sfmc_sub=143467048&l=32_HTML&u=57452644&mid=7259882&jb=5

Posted in Local news