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Guerrilla Gardening event attracts the attention of the Evening Standard

Under the headline “Campaigners across London fight to save their community’s green spaces” the Evening Standard featured our campaign to save Ada’s Garden in a video published online on 29th April. 257 more words

Consultation now open: speak up to save our trees!

Southwark Council has now opened its consultation on its plan to cut down dozens of trees and destroy a wildlife area to move the Seven Islands leisure centre to a vastly inferior site. 540 more words

Non-Tourist London: Surrey Docks to Tower Bridge

This is another entry in my series of walks, for those visitors to London who would like to get off the beaten track, yet still immerse themselves in the history of the city. 1,801 more words

Nostalgia And Reflections

Lewisham's first cinema opens in 15 years

With the opening of the Curzon cinema in Goldsmiths University, Lewisham will no longer be the only borough in London, to not have its own dedicated cinema. 292 more words

Arts And Entertainment

Cafe East, Surrey Quays [Vietnamese]

Sorry I’ve been out of action (again!) for a while but I’m expecting a fruitful 2016 with many more reviews in London, a few in Nottingham (which if you haven’t noticed is where I’m partly based now) and finally get a move on with my abroad reviews! 390 more words

Key Southwark Council committee says Seven Islands is "most plausible" site for new leisure centre

So, it appears that the committee tasked with holding Southwark Council to account agrees with us on a pretty major point.

The Southwark Council Oversight and Scrutiny Committee in recent days said that “the most plausible option” for a new leisure centre is the total redevelopment of the Seven Islands site. 292 more words

The Yellow House - Surrey Quays

From a place where the main attraction is pizza to a full rounded restaurant with a very unexpected surprise. Let’s dive into the review of… 383 more words