Wandsworth Climate Emergency – Time to get real and get going

Wandsworth Council has declared a climate emergency and is committed to becoming net carbon neutral by 2030 and zero carbon by 2050. It has recently published its environment and sustainability strategy 2019-2030 and action plan.  Do the transport proposals in the action plan measure up? How big is the task? In order to achieve its … Continue reading Wandsworth Climate Emergency – Time to get real and get going

February 6: Strategic Planning & Transport Overview & Scrutiny Committee considered Important Projects

Important Projects the Strategic Planning & Transport Overview & Scrutiny Committee considered on Thursday, 6 Feb, 7.30pm  Wandsworth Living Streets’s comments (drafted by our Chair, Susie Morrow) Wandsworth Living Streets is trying to comment on every project or issue coming before the Strategic Planning and Transport Overview and Scrutiny Committee (OSC). We do this initially … Continue reading February 6: Strategic Planning & Transport Overview & Scrutiny Committee considered Important Projects

Climate Emergency: WLS response to ‘Wandsworth Environment & Sustainability Strategy’ update

Wandsworth’s Climate Emergency Action Plan (WESS): What’s happening? And what does it mean for Transport in our borough? Last Thursday, January 23, was a real Red Letter day We all know there is a gathering consensus. Not just that climate change is happening, but that it is now tipping into Climate instability. The past year … Continue reading Climate Emergency: WLS response to ‘Wandsworth Environment & Sustainability Strategy’ update

Environmental Election Hustings for Battersea: November 21st

Environmental Election Hustings for Battersea Thursday, 21 November, 7.30 to 9.30pm St Michael’s Church, Cobham Close, SW11 6SP (just off Bolingbroke Grove)  Michael Crick (broadcaster, journalist and author) in the Chair The Climate Emergency is very much in the public’s mind. Over 10,000 local people in our Borough signed a Petition in the summer calling … Continue reading Environmental Election Hustings for Battersea: November 21st

Walk the City of London with Dave Irwin

a picture of the city from the air

Walk around the City of London with Dave Irwin, Vice-Chair, Wandsworth Living Streets, as our guide Thursday 10 October 2019  Join us on the River Boat service as we sail to Tower Pier or meet at Tower Pier on the North bank of the Thames at 11am  The River Cruise to Tower Pier If you are … Continue reading Walk the City of London with Dave Irwin

WLS Public Meeting: Low Traffic Neighbourhoods

  The next Wandsworth Living Streets public meeting will be on Monday 16 September 2019, 7.30 pm  (doors open from 7.15pm) entitled: Low Traffic Neighbourhoods – How they transform a residential area A talk by Paul Gasson from Waltham Forest Venue: The Alma Pub (function room upstairs), 499 Old York Road, SW18 1TF (opposite Wandsworth … Continue reading WLS Public Meeting: Low Traffic Neighbourhoods