This was the first CAN meeting to be held specifically focused upon Nunhead, and judging by the enthusiasm of the participants there will be more to follow. Clearly Nunhead residents feel that all too often they play second fiddle to neighbours in Peckham, but as this meeting showed there are plenty of things of concern … Continue reading Peckham and Nunhead CAN 27/07/2017 Meeting Notes
The second Bermondsey & Rotherhithe CAN meeting in 2017 aimed to look at seldom heard communities in Bermondsey & Rotherhithe, where they feel included in the local area, and what matters to them. All the attendees were residents who had 12-50+ years of experience living in the local area, and the differences they believe exist between Bermondsey and Rotherhithe. As you might imagine … Continue reading Bermondsey & Rotherhithe CAN Meeting 18/07/2017 Notes
Attendees Tina Thorpe – Mount Adon Park Residents Catrin Waugh – Local Resident / Link Age Southwark / Dulwich Almshouses Marilyn Carnegie – Local Resident / KETRA / Kingswood Shop / Time Bank Nina Kennedy – KETRA Rebecca Knowles – Kingswood Community Shop Jenny Park – Paxton Green Time Bank Francis Bernstein – Crystal Palace Neighbourhood Forum Cllr Catherine Rose – College … Continue reading Dulwich CAN 13/07/2017 Meeting Notes
This meeting of the Camberwell Community Action Network focused on all things cultural (and it turns out that there is an awful lot going on in the area – some of which you will read about below!). A big thank you to Blue Elephant Theatre who kindly allowed us to meet at their wonderful space. … Continue reading Camberwell CAN 11/07/2017 Meeting Notes
Yesterday we published a Statement on Tall Building in Draft New Southwark Plan (NSP) that we had compiled from correspondence with Nick Dolezal, Chair of Southwark Planning Committee, which you can read here.
Recently there have been growing concern across Southwark’s communities about the amended references/policies about Tall Buildings in the Draft New Southwark Plan.
The unfortunate incident with the shrub… Admittedly for those who did not attend the latest meeting of the Borough and Bankside Community Action Network then the title above will mean very little. But all will be explained later on in these meeting notes so I would implore you to read on and find out! This … Continue reading Borough and Bankside CAN 04/07/2017 Meeting Notes
Plane Hell Campaigners joined forces with HACAN East and presented a flightpath cake to Tim Johnson, Head of Policy at the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) on Friday 28 July. We were joined by Chair of HACAN John Stewart and Keith Prince AM, current Chair of the GLA Transport Committee. The presentation was timed to ask CAA, in the lead up to … Continue reading Plane Hell Action – July 2017 Update