Lambeth Cyclists architecture ride this Sunday: 30 October 2011: the Country Retreats of South London

Sunday 30 October 2011Eagle House, MitchamWe'll be looking at several big houses on our journey from Streatham to Mitcham via Wimbledon; houses that were once country retreats. There's more than one might expect!We start in Brockwell Park: the house there will be our first stop, then on to Streatham Common, Furzedown, then on to Mitcham, … Continue reading Lambeth Cyclists architecture ride this Sunday: 30 October 2011: the Country Retreats of South London

See and Hear Big Ben up close! The December Ride

Lambeth Cyclists’Architecture Ride Friday 9 December 2011  Sir Charles Barry (1795-1860) and Augustus Pugin (1812-1852)Lambeth Cyclists’ Architecture Ride in December, led by Charlie Holland, offers an exceptional opportunity to join the very few who have climbed the 334 stone spiral steps in the Houses of Parliament clock tower to see and hear Big Ben strike … Continue reading See and Hear Big Ben up close! The December Ride

Lambeth’s Core Strategy for Vauxhall

The Vauxhall Society reports that, "Lambeth councillors have hired an extremely-expensive architectural practice, Farrells, to make up planners’ and councillors’ minds for them on whether Vauxhall Cross is to be a ‘centre’ (i.e. fit for people) or an ‘interchange’ (what we have now)."Lambeth Council has already made up its mind - Lambeth's Core Strategy, adopted this January, … Continue reading Lambeth’s Core Strategy for Vauxhall

Free bike lights when you join London Cycling Campaign before 30 October 2011

The clocks go back next Sunday (30 October 2011)  and the longer nights will be drawing in.To help you stay visible London Cycling Campaign is offering a FREE set of bike lights worth £24 if you JOIN before 30 October. JOIN TODAYNot only will LCC be helping you stay visible during the longer nights LCC … Continue reading Free bike lights when you join London Cycling Campaign before 30 October 2011