Category Live From the Heygate

Snow on the Heygate

                                          Photo: Johnathon Gales A couple of new photo essays of the Heygate have turned up in my google news feed, taken during the recent snowstorm in London. The above photograph, taken by Johnathon Gales, is of my old home,…

New Design Revealed for Heygate

From BD the Architect’s Website:  Panter Hudspith Designs Housing for Elephant and Castle (image credit: Nick Wharton).  A firm named Panter Hudspith (Panter? Hudspith?) has revealed plans for 145 homes at Stead steet and another 100 at Royal Road. The…

Deal Still Not Signed . . .

From the Southwark News:  Commitment But Still No Contract On Regeneration The council is continuing it’s exclusivity agreement with Land Lease, the Aussie developers, but no deal has been signed. The Labour opposition accuses the Lib-Dem/ Conservative council of ceding…

One Mile Away . . .

Meanwhile, a new play is being written, featuring the Heygate Esate:    One Mile Away: The Heygate Estate: 2005-2009   From the Website:  One Mile Away is a new play about a one-mile-radius area of London, being created by playwright…