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'Affordable' housing on Greenwich Peninsula: The Channel 4 News investigation

Long-suffering readers will be aware that this website was the first to raise the issue of the diminishing amount of “affordable” and social housing on Greenwich Peninsula, … 211 more words

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Golf beneath the bright lights

The stunning Greenwich Peninsula Golf Range is a breath of fresh air for London’s golf scene.  Set in the shadow of Canary Wharf’s skyscrapers and just a 9-iron away from the iconic O2 (a.k.a. 432 more words


A Walk in the (new) Park...??

All text and images, copyright David Riddle, January 2000 (known changes by 2016 in italics)

A lot of people put up with living in a large city purely to enjoy the convenience it offers even if, as residents, we probably rarely venture further than the local shops at the week-end and only hit the ‘smoke’ during the week. 1,980 more words


Walk The Dome - 13 & 27/11/2001

This is the new home for an article that I previously wrote for the Westcombe Society and hosted by my past employer. Having now retired and needing to refer others to this work, for historical record purposes, I thought this was the best way to do it as I no longer have access to my own server. 2,834 more words


What next for the cable car? It still has no Oyster card commuters...

Last year, this website told you there were no Oyster card commuters. Guess what? There still aren’t any. There’s more in this story I’ve written for Londonist: … 915 more words

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Schools for 2000+ pupils coming to Greenwich Peninsula

Following on from my last post which looked at a proposed 36 storey tower beside the o2, this post heads south a couple of hundred metres to cover proposed schools. 533 more words