VHS amnesty, moving art installation and talks on recycling.
Wednesday news. Learn why we should be worried about Wiltons, the Blackwall Tunnel, and Brer Fox.
The UK’s only indoor Swedish Felt mini golf course…and other secrets of the south-east borough.
Croydon is cutting money from youth services but might save their libraries; Lewisham is so scared of protest they moved their council meetings to mornings.
Lewisham Council have come up with some ideas for what to do with five libraries which look certain to close on 28th May.
Photo by Weglet via the Londonist Flickrpool.
Arrests were made at Lewisham Town Hall last night as protestors rushed the building in attempt to attend the council meeting to approve a series of cuts for the borough.
Today sees/hears the launch of a new podcast covering the Greenwich area (presumably the whole borough, as it’s aimed at locals as well as tourists). Episode 1 features the history of brewing in Greenwich, an interview with comedian Tim Key, a slot about local guerilla …
DICKSDAILY notes a cutback too far / from the Londonist Flickr pool OK. We all, surely, knew that Tory promises to reduce the deficit while not cutting frontline services were nonsense, even as they were being made. But Lewisham’s one of the first places to …
Londonist reconstruction. Actual events may have differed. Forget foxes. It’s crows you want to watch out for, if an increasingly implausible series in the News Shopper is to be believed. They claim that five joggers have been attacked by a vicious crow over ten days. …