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Architects Journal: London tall buildings disregard quality of life

Monday 2 July 2018 https://www.architectsjournal.co.uk/news/draft-london-plans-high-rise-policy-disregards-quality-of-life-warn-architects/10032682.article?blocktitle=news&contentID=19086 Leading architects have warned that the Draft London Plan’s policies on tall buildings lack vital requirements to safeguard the quality of life for residents During a session of the Greater London Assembly’s planning committee this … Continue reading

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Sadiq Khan says: Put people first

He’s right to say it’s up to national government to stop the property market dictating the agenda, but local governments could make a start by working with local community groups, rather than against them. “Our community groups and local government, … Continue reading

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Lambeth Council debate on estate demolition ballots

After Mayor Sadiq has come out in favour of balloting residents re demolition of their housing estates … http://www.onlondon.co.uk/sadiq-khans-u-turn-on-estate-demolition-ballots-draws-scorn-as-well-as-applause/ … Lambeth Council is debating the possibility of allowing ballots I three condemned Lambeth housing estates http://www.brixtonbuzz.com/2018/07/lambeth-council-to-debate-estate-demolition-ballots-as-residents-demand-a-say-in-the-future-of-their-homes/  

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Stockwell Summer Festival 7 July

Details in Tate South Lambeth Library newsletter: https://mailchi.mp/51115edb9132/stockwell-festival-summer-reading-challenge-an-american-werewolf-and-farewell-to-dale?e=9577ccfc36

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Chartist Rally in Kennington Park 7 July

Saturday 7 July from 11am to 4pm in Kennington Park. An event to celebrate the legacy of the Chartist Rally on Kennington Common in 1848. It will be a day of workshops, participation and action in activities for all ages. There … Continue reading

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The Royal Collection, and restoring the Decorative Arts 16 July

Monday, 16 July 2018, 6.45pm at Durning Library http://www.durninglibraryfriends.org.uk/2018/06/28/the-royal-collection/

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Southbank Art Night 7 July

Contemporary art from Southbank to Battersea Power Station 6 pm – 4 am https://wandsworthmailings.org.uk/XWH-5Q1FL-63846O3LE3/cr.aspx

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