Peckham Residents' Network

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Monthly Archives: August 2011

Peckham community action after the disorders

Did you see the wonderful post-its on the boarded up window on Poundland’s shop near the Rye Lane / High St junction? You can see something of it as it was by Tuesday here: Read more of this post

Rioting and Disturbance in Southwark – URGENT

To local businesses – message below for your information:

  ——- Forwarded message follows ——-
Subject:    FW: Rioting and Disturbance in Southwark – URGENT
From:       Rita Liniauskaite <>
Date:       Wed, 10 Aug 2011 10:21

 Dear Business Owner,

 We are all distressed by what has happened over the last few days throughout London, but are particularly concerned with the looting and damage that has occurred in some areas in Southwark.  It is now very important that you take immediate action to notify in writing your insurance of any potential claims. Read more of this post

children, art clubs and Rye Lane

If you have ever walked around Peckham town centre looking above ground level, you will know how beautiful many of the buildings are. Now there is a chance to look at this in more detail. During August, Tues-Fri 11am-5pm, and Sat 11am-4pm, you can see in Peckham Space, in Peckham town square, a large collage of line drawings of the architectural detail of all the buildings in Rye Lane. See Message from Peckham Space below. Read more of this post

independent films at Peckham’s Rye Lane cinema

Peckham’s independent cinema in Rye Lane is widening its local cinema offering – see message below. The cinema is a key part of the cultural life of Peckham in the central part of Rye Lane. Between Thursdays and Sundays this summer you can take a trip to Frank’s Cafe and the outdoor sculpture exhibition, Bold Tendencies, at the top of the multi storey cafe park on your way to or from the cinema on its front doorstep! Read more of this post