Yup, perfectly true. Planes at 4000 ft, one every minute, right over your heads, lining up for the final approach for Heathrow third runway. The Hornsey Town Hall hotel should paint its name on the…Continue
"Don't forget that Shevlock (BVIs) is in turn connected to Chameleon Holdings (based in the Isle of Man), the ultimate beneficial owner of which is David Chiu, the Chairman and SEO of FEC (in Hong Kong).
I imagine there's a good reason to…"
"But Liveable Neighbourhoods are all built around mini-Hollands, and rely a lot on culs-de-sac, thereby reinforcing our links with at least two EU states. Mind you Holland now has its own population of wolves, which are not simply German wolves…"
"Telling children they are victims (victimhoods available from a long, long list) appears to be the acceptable norm I'm afraid. Perceived injustices that are internalised, brook no dissenting opinion, and are then used to demand authoritarian…"
"Aye, I noticed that story. As you say, the dying millions can be averted by building a couple of extra reservoirs and pipes. Which is what they want to do but they clearly perceive a need to go way over the top just to attract a couple of…"
"I guess if it's an emergency, then emergency measures are required. A rolling programme of power cuts maybe. Closure of major roads. Civil Defence mobilisation. Emergency police powers. Moving vulnerable people to higher ground. Curfews.…"
"Will we get an e-scooter shop?
It'll be useful as the remaining cycle shop (Evans) has just announced it's packing up. Just in time for the Liveable Neighbourhoods cycling active travel pushbike push."
"Thanks for posting Mark.
The authorities have behaved poorly over this long-running saga. It has dragged on for approximately two decades, partly due to poor communication.
One of the failures of council staff has been a lack of willingness to…"
"I note that the Highgate Society have given up in despair at Haringey or Islington ever delivering something that actually befits a listed structure, and have now commissioned their own designs. Much better they are too.
At Islington Planning portal…"
"So the trompe l'oeil only works from one direction, right? And if you're the wrong side of the invisible proscenium arch it actually seems to make things less distinct.
The most effective angle of approach in St John's Wood appears to…"