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London’s Pocket Parks: Vauxhall Park, SW8
London’s Pocket Parks: Vauxhall Park, SW8

London’s Pocket Parks: Vauxhall Park, SW8

This is a park to the south of Vauxhall station created in the 1880s following campaigns that people living in the increasingly dirty city should have access to public parks.

Aug
01
2023
London’s Pocket Parks: Pedlar’s Park, SE11
London’s Pocket Parks: Pedlar’s Park, SE11

London’s Pocket Parks: Pedlar’s Park, SE11

This is a park in two halves that sits next to the railway in Vauxhall, and is the result of a school closing in 1960.

Jun
15
2023
London’s Alleys: Spring Mews, SE11
London’s Alleys: Spring Mews, SE11

London’s Alleys: Spring Mews, SE11

This is a brand new alleyway and courtyard in Vauxhall that runs through the middle of a modern mix-use development in an area that's never had public access before.

Jun
12
2023
Call for artists to decorate Vauxhall’s railway arches
Call for artists to decorate Vauxhall’s railway arches

Call for artists to decorate Vauxhall’s railway arches

A line of railway arches around Vauxhall station are to be redecorated, with the designs coming from an open competition.

May
04
2021
Vauxhall bus station set for demolition
Vauxhall bus station set for demolition

Vauxhall bus station set for demolition

Controversial plans to demolish the striking Vauxhall bus station and replace it with tower blocks are likely to go ahead after the government declined to block them.

Apr
11
2020
London’s Pocket Parks: US Embassy Gardens, SW11
London’s Pocket Parks: US Embassy Gardens, SW11

London’s Pocket Parks: US Embassy Gardens, SW11

Apart from it's boxy architecture, the US Embassy in London is also noted for the lake and garden that surround it.

May
30
2018
Old posters uncovered at Vauxhall tube station
Old posters uncovered at Vauxhall tube station

Old posters uncovered at Vauxhall tube station

Works to clean up the poster display units have uncovered decades old posters lurking deep under the layers.

Jun
03
2017
Unbuilt London: The Crystal Span Bridge
Unbuilt London: The Crystal Span Bridge

Unbuilt London: The Crystal Span Bridge

Forget garden bridges and wobbly bridges and tower bridges, what we really need in London is a 7-story high crystal bridge!

May
06
2017
Unbuilt London: Vauxhall’s Green Giant
Unbuilt London: Vauxhall’s Green Giant

Unbuilt London: Vauxhall’s Green Giant

Where the confection of the MI6 building currently stands, there should be a gigantic tower block -- the green giant.

May
01
2016
Why is the Thames Super Sewer subject to a National Security Notice?
Why is the Thames Super Sewer subject to a National Security Notice?

Why is the Thames Super Sewer subject to a National Security Notice?

This'll spark the conspiracy theories -- as it turns out that part of the planned "super sewer" under the River Thames could be subject to an issue affecting National Security.

Dec
20
2013