Herne Hill Forum are pleased to share an update from one of our established partners at Station Hall, Get Rid of and Donate, who have been using Station Hall as a base for their toy and book library, and to take in donations of useful items (clothes, baby equipment, furniture) which they upcycle, repair, rejuvenate and send on to new homes.
Many of you have asked the Forum what we know about the refurbished units on Railton Road - when will they be finished, when will they be let, will they be independent shops or chains, do they have electricity or running water?
Herne Hill Society, Brixton Society and Loughborough Junction Action Group are holding a public meeting on Weds 27th February regarding a proposed development by Peabody on the Higgs Industrial Estate, including 14 and 17-storey tower blocks.
After Field Day decided not to return to Brockwell Park in 2019, the other one-day event, Mighty Hoopla, proposes to return on Saturday 8th June, with a 19,999 capacity, and a new one-day event, Cross the Tracks, the following day (15,000 capacity).
Have you seen a flying boot, rabbit, hairpins, and what looks like a wig suddenly appearing across Herne Hill? A number of metal art works have started to appear above shops, in the railway tunnel or inside the Half Moon pub.
2nd day of developer www.meadowpartners.com consultation at
20th December was an extraordinary day in Herne Hill, when first a walk took place in Brockwell Park in memory of avid Lido supporter and former BLU committee member Peter Karl Burgess, then his hearse led cyclists and cars from Brockwell Lido to West Norwood Crematorium, for the funeral.
Are you looking for a part-time role in a key local organisation? Would you like to share your skills with an established community centre which is developing exciting new areas of work?
St Faith's Centre, Red Post Hill, is looking for three new team members to help it grow and reach even more sections of the community. They are:
1) Community Project Manager