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Have your say on Southwark’s Local Flood Risk Management Strategy

Local Flood Risk Management Strategy INTRODUCTION Southwark Council is carrying out consultation on the Local Flood Risk Management Strategy in accordance with the Statement of Community Involvement (2008) and as required by the Flood and Water Management Act (2010). The Local Flood Risk Management Strategy provides the framework for discharging our responsibilities as Lead Local […]

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Living with Rainwater: a guide to working with nature to make your neighbourhood more flood proof

Living with Rainwater: a guide to working with nature to make your neighbourhood more flood proof  The Lost Effra project has produced a new, free guide called Living with Rainwater, which shows how residents of towns and cities can reduce local flood risk, whilst also creating natural spaces that can benefit people and wildlife. It […]

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Have your say on Southwark’s Cycling Strategy and proposal for a Quietway through Dulwich Village and Turney Road

January 2015  Turney Road Newsletter about cycling  Dear Neighbours, Many thanks to all those who have written to me about the Southwark Cycling Strategy – the proposed Southwark Spine and the Quietway through Dulwich and down Turney Road. CYCLING STRATEGY   What is a Quietway? Quietways are a network of bike routes for less confident […]

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Ever wondered about the route of the River Effra?

Many thanks to the “Lost Effra” project and the London Wildlife Trust for these maps showing the approximate route of the River Effra. Course of the Effra map – Dulwich Society Old Dulwich map showing Effra route London Map (undated) showing Thames and River Effra before houses. More information from local Effra expert, Martin Knight: […]