Vauxhall Gyratory: no change there, then?

  The latest newsletter from DATA, the umbrella group of local transport activists, picks up on TfL’s assertion at The Vauxhall Society’s AGM (26 October, although DATA seems to think it was 10 October) that, whatever is to be done…

Gyratory: why not ask the youngsters?

Looking at the Vauxhall Cross Gyratory, have you ever thought a child could do a better job designing roundabouts than some grown-up professional planners? Perhaps they can and are. We’re indebted to Malcolm Green and Charlie Holland for the following…

NLE: the 200-ft Claylands Green hole that never was

The Claylands Green NLE Action Group is having a ‘low-key’ celebration on the green at 6.30 pm on 5 November, Guy Fawkes Night. By ‘low-key’ they mean ‘no fireworks’ (other than sparklers) and there’s no mention of a bonfire. Even…

These Were Our Sons – order direct

In 1922 the names of 574 local men who perished in the First World War were carved into the panels of Stockwell’s War Memorial. Who were they? The book contained the stories of the jack-the-lads, fraudsters and underage volunteers, as…