Walworth Society News w/c 16th May 2022

1. Walworth Society General Meeting - Wednesday 18th May 7pm.  Our next general WS meeting will be held online on Wednesday 18th May starting at 7pm. Our outline agenda for the May meeting is: Welcome, apologies and introductions. Minutes of our March 2022 meeting and matters arising. Cinema Museum Update - Katharine Ford. Walworth Hustings - Review and … Continue reading Walworth Society News w/c 16th May 2022

Walworth Society News w/c 2nd May 2022

1. Walworth Society General Meeting - Wednesday 18th May 7pm.  Our next general WS meeting will be held online on Wednesday 18th May starting at 7pm. Our outline agenda for the May meeting is: Welcome, apologies and introductions. Minutes of our March 2022 meeting and matters arising. Cinema Museum Update - Katharine Ford. Walworth Hustings - Review and … Continue reading Walworth Society News w/c 2nd May 2022

31 Amelia Street (22/AP/0850) – How to object to proposals to build 152 bedrooms of student housing.

The planning application 22/AP/0850 for the redevelopment of the offices at 31 Amelia Street (corner of Crampton St and Amelia St - currently occupied by the Reed offices) will have a huge negative impact on the local area. It proposes to create 152 student bedrooms many of which will overlook the adjacent Pullens Gardens.  Please … Continue reading 31 Amelia Street (22/AP/0850) – How to object to proposals to build 152 bedrooms of student housing.

Walworth Local Election Hustings – Wednesday 20th April 7pm

The Walworth Society has been working with the local political parties and has arranged for a Walworth Election Hustings to give residents a chance to hear from and put questions to candidates in the forthcoming local elections on Thursday 5th May. Speakers confirmed:Labour Party - Cllr Alice Macdonald Liberal-Democrat Party - Cllr David Noakes Green Party … Continue reading Walworth Local Election Hustings – Wednesday 20th April 7pm

Walworth Society News w/c 4th April 2022

1. Walworth Local Election Hustings - Wednesday 20th April 7pm. The Walworth Society has been working with the local political parties and has arranged for a Walworth Election Hustings to give residents a chance to hear from and put questions to candidates in the forthcoming local elections on Thursday 5th May. Speakers confirmed:Labour, Liberal-Democrats & Greens.Invited: … Continue reading Walworth Society News w/c 4th April 2022

Object to planning application 22/AP/0960 – Huge wall-mounted advertisement 416 Albany Road.

If you have a few moments please support our objection to this huge advertisement right at the southern gateway to the Walworth Road Conservation Area. Below is an image of the advertisement proposed for the wall of 416 Albany Road. We have an easy-to-use guide on objecting to this application and a summary of some … Continue reading Object to planning application 22/AP/0960 – Huge wall-mounted advertisement 416 Albany Road.

Walworth Society News w/c 7th March 2022

1. March 2022 Walworth Society Meeting - Weds 16th March 7pm.The action points from our February meeting can be seen here. The minutes of our March meeting can be seen here 2. Support for Ukraine. If you would like to give support to Ukraine, Southwark Council have created a page that gives options of how to … Continue reading Walworth Society News w/c 7th March 2022

Walworth Society News w/c 7th February 2022

1. February 2022 Walworth Society MeetingOur next general WS meeting will be held online on Wednesday 16th February at 7pm. We will not be holding face-to-face meetings until the covid threat recedes again.To participate on Zoom click here or go to Zoom and use Meeting ID: 870 5279 6798 Passcode: 160854.The minutes of our January meeting can be downloaded … Continue reading Walworth Society News w/c 7th February 2022

War Resisters in South London in the Great War (1914-1919) by John Taylor

We are pleased to be able to include a history feature by Southwark historian John Taylor on the 250 men in Southwark who refused military service when the government brought in conscription in 1916. This feature also includes a film by Sands Films in Rotherhithe of John giving a talk about this story https://www.sandsfilms.co.uk/war-resisters.html. John … Continue reading War Resisters in South London in the Great War (1914-1919) by John Taylor

Walworth Society Newsletter w/c 17th Jan – includes launch of the Walworth Community Pub Project

1. January 2022 Walworth Society Meeting - 7pm Weds 19th Jan ONLINE only.The minutes of our January 2022 meeting can be seen here The minutes of our November 2021 meeting can be downloaded here 2. Walworth Community PubNews of the launch of the Walworth Community Pub project and news from Matt Meynell who is leading … Continue reading Walworth Society Newsletter w/c 17th Jan – includes launch of the Walworth Community Pub Project