Marston Properties is holding a public consultation on Tuesday 26th March at the Plough Brewery, 516 Wandsworth Rd, London SW8 3JX between 4-8pm, to see their plans for redevelopment of the Artesian Well and expansion of the Plough Brewery site. All invited.
Proposed Peter Jefferson Smith fund – Donations Invited Many may not know that Peter spent many years researching three generations of the Clapham-based I’Anson family of architects. Not only did they live here for some time but they were the architects of several important surviving local buildings, including the former Clapham Library (now Omnibus Theatre) [Read More]
One of the significant cemeteries of Europe The cemetery at West Norwood is large and contains the graves of the rich and titled, soldiers, children, and ordinary people. The many beautiful Mausoleums and statues bring visitors from around the world. Bob Flanagan will talk about its history and some of the Clapham residents who chose [Read More]
Lambeth Heritage Festival brochure is now out! Opening on 1st September, the Lambeth’s local history fair is a treat for anyone interested in the history of the area. It brings together dozens of local societies, including the Clapham Society, and local history organisations. You can browse local publishers’ bookstalls, exhibitions and find refreshments. Among the [Read More]
Last year it resulted in 10% of the Common being out of use for more than six months! Untold damage to the Common. Insist it is located on the Common’s dedicated hard-surfaced “circus site” – the proper place for events like Winterville. Please Link to the planning portal where you can object. Also email your [Read More]