Peckham Residents' Network

Welcome to this website, which displays messages posted on www.facebook.com/PeckhamVision or emailed to people who live or work in Peckham, or have other interests in Peckham.

Monthly Archives: May 2014

Catch-up news on the Peckham Rye Station Gateway project

Message from Peckham Vision to the PRN email list

* The Council is working towards the appointment of consultants in mid-May who will manage the co-design consultation process in the summer. A copy of the brief is available here: http://goo.gl/uiJbRH. They are likely to start the consultation process in June, with the aim of a planning application being submitted  ‘in the Autumn’.   Read more of this post

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‘CO-IMAGINE’ THE RE-DEVELOPMENT OF PECKHAM RYE STATION GATEWAY

Message from Peckham Vision Facebook:
At the CLF Art Café in the Bussey Building. 6-9pm, Wed 28 May
An exhibition of imaginative visions of the future of Peckham Rye Station Gateway & an open forum panel discussion. Get involved – Come and share your vision.
This event is organised by Katy Hawkins: “This summer, Southwark Council and Network Rail are due to host a series of open ‘co-design’ workshops, in an attempt to actively involve local residents and stakeholders in a collaborative design process to consult on plans for the imminent redevelopment of Peckham Rye Station Gateway.

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Peckham Vision comments on London Plan April 2014

From Peckham Vision Facebook: Can the community influence major redevelopment and regeneration schemes in their own neighbourhoods? (see previous post and article.) That article tells some of the story of those difficulties in our Peckham experience with the Station Gateway project. The new co-design process this summer for the Gateway project will give us some experience of how the existing processes might be improved. Read more of this post

Community role in major redevelopments?

housing prices & rentals via tube map

Form Peckham Vision Facebook: Here is a very interesting tool mapping houses and flats prices and availability to different parts of London via the tube map. This now includes Peckham & Camberwell. It’s easy to use – well worth a look: Http://www.theatlanticcities.com/technology/2014/04/so-helpful-map-housing-prices-every-london-tube-stop/8949/  Any thoughts, observations?

house prices tube map

Hannah Barry Gallery 4 Holly Grove

From Peckham Vision Facebook: At the Hannah Barry Gallery 4 Holly Grove Wednesday 30 April, the opening of Shaun McDowell’s series of new paintings made in Tuscany last summer. Exhibition: 1 May – 15 June 2014 Gallery opening hours: Thurs + Fri 4.30-7.30 pm, Sat 10-6 pm, Sun 12-6 pm, Or by appointment. http://www.hannahbarry.com/ Great use of what nearly became a meat factory.