Category Archives: Local parks and gardens

UK parks boost quality of life by £34bn

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Video featuring leafy BS & VG

Lovely. A word of caution: If you live in a park city where tree lined streets, green roofs and walls (vertical gardens) count as ‘green space’, who needs parks anymore? Might as well use them as building land for much … Continue reading

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New masterplan for Vauxhall Park

Deadline for comments 18 July From Polly Freeman of Friends of Vauxhall Park “As you might be aware, Lambeth have finally published the current proposals to make up the Masterplan which will direct investment in the Park as our 5000 … Continue reading

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Vauxhall Park Engagement until 18 July

Vauxhall Park is to get a make-over. Are more sporting activities e.g. basketball courts etc. rather than spacious grassy areas the answer? Please let them know what you think … “Vauxhall Park engagement is being launched on the 18th June at Vauxhall … Continue reading

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Lambeth Parks and Open Spaces Briefing

Why the fountain in Vauxhall Park is still not running – please see below

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Chemical alert – help prevent Glyphosate to be sprayed in our neighbourhood!

If you’d like to help repeat last year’s success in preventing Lambeth from spraying our pavements with the controversial weed killer Glyphosate, please join us for another neighbourly hand weeding session on Saturday afternoon, 3rd  June. Meet in Bonnington Garden … Continue reading

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Garden Bridge scrapped by the Mayor

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2017/apr/28/garden-bridge-across-thames-scrapped-by-sadiq-khan-london http://abridgetoofar.co.uk/heatherwickcollapse/ https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2017/apr/29/joanna-lumley-attacks-sadiq-khans-scrapping-of-thames-garden-bridge

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