In November we met to plan our 2008 Architecture Rides (our fourth full year), and this year we have decided to rerun some of our old favourites as well as continuing with more new rides.In February our ride will look at the architecture of libraries. Libraries have played a very important role in promoting education … Continue reading Architecture rides 2008
Our monthly architecture rides continue to be well-attended, varied and inventive. There was no running out of steam in November 2007 as we went on a tour of railway station architecture, inspired by the re-opening and re-invention of St Pancras. As well as the great termini we examined lesser known gems like the lavishly Italianate … Continue reading Architecture rides late 2007
If you receive messages on the email group you will be aware that during October there was a flurry of activity regarding a planning application being considered by Lambeth Borough Council for the redevelopment of the Herne Hill Junction (in particular where Norwood Road meets Dulwich Road, Half Moon Lane and Herne Hill near the … Continue reading Herne Hill Junction proposals criticised
On Tuesday 18 December 2007 in place of our normal meeting we will be having a Christmas Party.So join us from 8:30pm onwards downstairs at the Bread and Roses pub, Clapham Manor Street, SW4 for a celebration of our achievements over the past year.
In November 2007 we ran a stall in one of our more esoteric locations when we joined with other environmental organisations and charities at the Synergy Project, a multiroom ‘indoor musical festival’ style clubnight in the SEOne nightclub underneath London Bridge station. We were invited along following discussions at the green fair in Brixton and … Continue reading Lambeth Cyclists synergise
Lambeth Cyclists have received a consultation letter from Lambeth Transport about allowing footway parking on Salter's Hill, the east side of Norwood Park.The basic plan is to stop parked cars obstructing the flow of traffic.If you wish to respond please see the consultation documents.Images of the consultation letter and plan of proposals are downloadable to the right … Continue reading Salter’s Hill parking proposals consultation December 2007
LAMBETH TRANSPORT23 October 2007Dear Sir/MadamRE: Brixton Water Lane- Proposed Safety Enhancement Scheme IntroductionLambeth Council has received funding from Transport for London and the London Cycle network for safety improvements along Brixton Water Lane and at the Tulse Hill / Effra Road Junction. The enhancements will deliver safer conditions for all road users including cyclists, motorists … Continue reading Brixton Water Lane consultation October 2007