Peckham Residents' Network

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Monthly Archives: September 2013

1st Oct 7pm Warwick Gdns Friends

Message from The Friends of Warwick Gardens, emailed by Bellenden Residents’ Group

You are all invited to our next meeting
on Tuesday 1st October, 7pm
at the Villa School on Azenby Road
(so at the western end of the park). Read more of this post

Public Toilets petition + deputation to Community Council 30 Sep 7pm

Message from Peckham Vision http://www.peckhamvision.org

COMMUNITY COUNCIL
The public toilets petition will be presented to the Community Council:
on MONDAY 30th SEPTEMBER 7pm
at Harris Academy Peckham, 112 Peckham Road, London SE15 5DZ

Please come, and give your support. The more we have the better. The deputation will be heard near 7pm. See here for the meeting agenda: http://moderngov.southwark.gov.uk/ieListDocuments.aspx?CId=352&MId=4527&Ver=4

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‘Gentrifiers’ in Peckham: radio August 2012

From Facebook: To add to our conversation, here is a BBC Radio programme on gentrification in Peckham first broadcast: 8 August 2012 (start at 18 minutes in) http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01ljk4r : “What happens when middle class white people move into vibrant, ethnically diverse and challenging areas in inner city London? Emma Jackson talks to Laurie Taylor about the developing attitudes of the ‘gentrifiers’ in Peckham and in Brixton.”

Peckham on BBC TV London News 24 September 2013

From Peckham Vision Facebook: What’s happening to Peckham? http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-24229352

BBC TV London News 24 Sep 6.30pm

From Peckham Vision Facebook:

Confirmed – BBC TV London News 6.30pm TUESDAY 24 September for the news item on what is happening in Peckham. To add to the conversation on this, let’s know what you think.

Bring & Fix Sat 28 Sep 2-6pm

From www.facebook.com/PeckhamVision – Important new kind of event – Message from Peckham HourBank:

Bring and Fix event Saturday 28th Sep, 2-6pm at Peckham Park Baptist Chapel, 121 Peckham Park Rd, SE15 6SX. You can get loads of stuff fixed – clothes, jewellery, bikes, various items – leather, wood, metal, possible small electrical and massage. Also we will have tips and workshops for gardens, health, positive thinking, street dance, music, saving money, CVs, relationships etc. Please come along and bring your friends and neighbours. We are still looking for a First Aider, Photographer, Face-painters, IT or social media bods so if you are one please get in touch: hourbank@pecan.org.uk  More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/514413295312881/?context=create

Lot9 pop up event Blenheim Grove 21-22 Sep 2013

From https://www.facebook.com/PeckhamVision

@lot9peckham designers’ market; artefacts, food + morehttp://lot9peckham.tumblr.com/ last weekend of 4. Number 9 Blenheim Grove. Don’t miss it.

Peckham Vision‘s mobile exhibition is there with the Public Conversation about Peckham Rye station site redevelopment. Come, contribute, and enjoy.

Public toilets petition

from https://www.facebook.com/PeckhamVision

Have you signed the petition for public toilets in Rye Lane? We joined up with the Rye Lane Traders’ Association for this petition and aim to present it to the Peckham Community Council 30 September. The petition is available for signature at the market stall in front of the cinema opposite McDonalds on Rye Lane, see photo.
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Sat 7 Sep noon-5pm Peckham Rye Fete

PECKHAM RYE FÊTE – this coming Saturday 7th Sep. This is one of the best community fairs in the neighbourhood. Not to be missed!
Peckham Vision stall will be there as usual. Just drop in from midday and see the mobile exhibition about Peckham town centre. Find out the latest about the station developments, and add your ideas to the discussions about them – http://www.peckhamvision.org/wiki/Peckham_Rye_Station – and other town centre matters.  Enjoy the day out with the children, the dogs, the fun and games, the great food and everything! So much to enjoy in a great community atmosphere.