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Picture Gallery Pavilion noise worries for residents

17/AP/0624 | Construction of a detached single storey temporary pavilion building. | DULWICH PICTURE GALLERY, GALLERY ROAD, LONDON, SE21 7AD The Dulwich Gallery wants to erect a Pavilion in its grounds for the summer and has applied to the Council for permission.  It also wants a licence for alcohol and late operating. It is the 200th Anniversary of the […]

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Schools Worry as Government cuts funds

Dulwich Hamlet Junior School in the centre of Dulwich Village had these signs and placards attached to its railings this morning. The Government is cutting funding for schools in London.  According to the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), the funding cuts particularly hit inner London schools. Already facing cash cuts of 2.5% per pupil before […]

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London’s toxic air – ‘Super Inquiry’

MPs have launched a “super inquiry” into Britain’s toxic air scandal to force the Government to dramatically step up action to tackle the health threat to millions of people. In an unprecedented move, four Commons committees are to grill ministers and air quality experts on the dangers from filthy air in London and other cities. The […]

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Parking – Crowds -Safety -Pollution

We may think of kerbsides as just space on the public highway next to the pavement.  But they are more than that.  Kerbsides include footpaths by the kerb and which might be widened for tree planting and street seating. They include the white posts and green verges we love in Dulwich. There is great competition for the […]

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Community Associations & Southwark & Lambeth Councils Planning Issues Recent Posts

Do you live in Herne Hill or Dulwich??

This may come across as a curious question and you may wonder whether it matters.  It is a question that is troubling some locals as they are being asked to decide one or the other. This all comes about because the Government is insisting that local neighbourhoods are defined and that they are to have […]