Tag: pope’s road brixton

Pope’s Road tower: is council serious about climate change?

The Victorian Society, a charity that campaigns for historic environments, has called on London mayor Sadiq Khan to overturn Lambeth council approval of plans...

Council seeks partner to redevelop Pop Brixton and International House

The transformation of central Brixton will enter a new stage next week when Lambeth council’s cabinet decides on its approach to redevelopment of the...

Brixton tower ‘could set precedent for more’

The Victorian Society has warned that Lambeth council’s agreement to the construction of a 20-storey tower next to Brixton’s conservation area could set a...

Brixton tower opponents launch legal campaign

Opponents of plans to build a 20-storey office tower on Pope’s Road in central Brixton today (24 November) launched a crowdfunding campaign to fund...

Brixton tower campaigners pledge to continue fight

Campaigners against plans to build a massive office complex including a 20-storey tower in central Brixton today (6 November) pledged to continue their fight...

‘Not good enough for Brixton’ but councillors approve Pope’s Road tower

Lambeth council's planning committee last night (3 November) backed the controversial plans for a massive development, including a 20-torey tower, in central Brixton. Claire Wilcox,...

Town hall tower protest pressures council

Local people from a variety of community groups took part in a controlled, Covid-safe demonstration outside Lambeth Town Hall on Brixton Hill today (2...

THE TOWER: The Blog says …

The arguments of our two contributors on the proposed development on Pope’s Road in central Brixton concentrate on the economics. When the council’s own planning...

THE TOWER: Opinion

Decision day for plans to build a major development with a huge impact on Brixton is tomorrow … Plans for a building that would bring...

THE TOWER: For …

Wayne James, who works for a local community interest company based in Brixton, says the proposed development on Pope's Road could offer opportunities for...

THE TOWER: Against …

The Brixton Society, a registered charity of many years standing, dedicated to “Understanding the Past, Looking to the Future”, is one of the foremost...

‘No Tower’ campaigners question consultation

Following local MP Helen Hayes’ expression of concern about campaigning methods used by supporters of plans for a 20-storey tower in central Brixton, opposing...

Brixton MP urges councillors to reject ‘overbearing’ Pope’s Road tower

Local MP Helen Hayes has joined English Heritage and the Brixton Society in their continued opposition to plans for a 20-storey tower on Pope’s...

The battle for Brixton: ‘Skyline versus people’

Plans for a 20-storey office block on Pope’s Road would be massive change in the heart of Brixton, and campaigners for and against the...

Brixton Society and English Heritage maintain opposition to Pope’s Road tower

Lambeth council officers last night (22 October) once again gave backing to plans for a 20-storey office block tower on Pope’s Road in central...

Pope’s Road tower ‘a white elephant of excessive size’

The Brixton Society’s objections to the second revision of plans for the proposed 20-storey office tower on Pope’s Road in central Brixton are detailed...