Residents angered by council for misuse of Southwark Park

Southwark residents asked the Council to cancel the ‘Alice in Winterland’ event as this would mean a 2.5-month closure of Southwark Park to the public. An unsuccessful petition was created on the 19th of September 2018 and at the time of writing, over 600 people have signed. Rosie Beattie who started the petition said she […]

McLaren House: Students getting waxy over candle issue

There’s no enjoying the delicious scent of a candle in McLaren house due to the fire safety hazard but inspector promises to tackle everyones candles next time.  On the of 31st of October Block A of McLaren House, one of London South Bank University’s student accommodations, had room inspections. The rooms are inspected to ensure […]

Southwark Council offering free parking to help support local businesses!

Southwark council spreading the word about #SmallBizSatUK in order to support local businesses and get people to shop at them! This weekend coming up, on the 1st of December is the 6th year of ‘Small Biz Sat UK’. The aim is “to support, promote and inspire small business all year round” and is done all […]

Residents want Southwark Council to reinvest park hire fees back into the Park!

A petition has started for the reinvestment of Southwark park hire fees back into Southwark park and so far 28 people have signed the petition, with 100 being the goal. The petition explains how Southwark Council hires out the park. Using it for events, film-making and other commercial activity. This “restricts access to, and can […]

London’s pollution problems taking us back in time by causing expected earlier deaths!

London Boroughs with high diesel pollution causing children to suffer with ‘stunted lung capacity’. These children are expected to die at an earlier age.  Area’s in London are failing to meet the EU requirements for nitrogen dioxide, and researchers found that this is causing children to have an increased risk of getting lung cancer, as […]

Transport troubles making Londoners aggressive!

It’s a disastrous day for Londoners wishing to take the Central and Waterloo & City lines today on Wednesday the 7th of November because of the strike of the drivers for Aslef and Rail, Maritime and Transport (RMT) Unions. The bosses of the Unions are saying that the 24-hour strike is happening because of a […]

Exhibition in Hayward Gallery has a secret behind it that wasn’t quite understood

A free exhibition made by Emmanuelle Lainé and supported by Fluxus Art Projects opened in the “HENI Project Space” in Hayward Gallery however the message wasn’t quite understood. When The exhibition opened on the 25th of October and will close on the 24th of December. It is open from 11am until 7pm every day except; […]

Lambeth Council helping to find homes for struggling children

” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Lambeth council has it’s own Adoption council which was set up to support the rising number of children in need of parents however the number of adoptees doesn’t correspond with the amount of children in need.  National Adoption week of 2018 started on the 15th of October and Ends on the 21st. […]

BFI Festival uniting the world through film!

” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] The British Film Industry (BFI) London Film Festival 2018 started on the 10th of October and finishes on the 21st. The Festival takes place in 75 countries in 14 cinemas with 225 features, making it a globally diverse event. BFI is a non-governmental public body which aims to support the […]

Migration hidden beneath Tate Modern’s latest Exhibition

” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Heat-sensitive material accompanied with a ‘crying’ room are apart of the latest exhibition at The Tate Modern with the intention to make visitors ‘uncomfortable’ and highlight the journey migrants take.   Tate Modern’s Turbine hall flooring is covered in heat-sensitive material commissioned by Hyundai and created by Tania Brugera. Hiding […]