Friday, 11 April 2008

Saving Shoreditch

Matt Johson of band the The above is a member of the campaign Save Shoreditch in London and the voiceover for their excellent campaign Video Here

Built in 1893, this former power station is an historic landmark. It is the first building that you see in Hackney when you approach from the City and as such it separates two very different areas. Now a 53 storey tower block is proposed – threatening 233 Shoreditch High Street with demolition.Save The Light

All too depressingly familiar isn`t it?
The country is run by politicians for developers and other big business, no wonder the ballot box is seen to be as much use as a

To Stop Caltongate we can always try to get the right thing done, even although we may not be Manish Chande or Donald Trump....perhaps the Brave New Scotland will take the lead in the UK wide battle to stop the disgusting wholesale sell-off of our homes, neighbourhoods, historical buildings, public space, land , common good land and assets...go on...Act Now