East Walworth by-election - the result

Congratulations to the successful labour party candidate and new East Walworth ward councillor Rebecca Lury....

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It's all happening now

It's all happening now

East Walworth by-election - Labour, Lib Dem and even the Conservative activists have been energetically...

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How green will the new Heygate be?

How green will the new Heygate be?

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Neo Elephant - social tenants not welcome

Neo Elephant - social tenants not welcome

“There is no affordable housing provision within the proposed scheme.” (Planning Application ref 12/AP/2239, Housing...

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Southwark Council rolled over by Lend Lease - again!

Southwark Council rolled over by Lend Lease - again!

Southwark Council confirmed that there are only going to be 8 social rented units on...

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Heygate Cinema Celebrates Opening Night

Heygate Cinema Celebrates Opening Night

Following last year’s attempts by Southwark Council to prosecute remaining residents involved in Better Elephant’s...

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Affordable Housing - Can it get any worse?

Affordable Housing - Can it get any worse?

The Government has just announced that developers can re-negotiate S106 agreements for so-called stalled development...

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London's largest new private park in 70 years

London's largest new private park in 70 years

Developer Lend Lease has rebranded its 25 acre Heygate redevelopment ‘Elephant Park’ and made much...

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It's all about Financial Viability

It's all about Financial Viability

The redevelopment of the Heygate estate is essentially a land sale to a private developer....

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Environmental Impact Understatement

Environmental Impact Understatement

The Elephant & Castle regeneration has been hailed as a global example for sustainable growth....

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How low can you go?

How low can you go?

“The application documents do not refer to a minimum level of 25% affordable housing” (Case...

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How much affordable housing are we getting?

How much affordable housing are we getting?

Southwark Council and Developers Lend Lease have been provoked into reiterating their commitment to a...

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