An open letter to the Leader of Southwark Council from the Dulwich Alliance

Dear Councillor Williams, At the end of the session of the Cabinet Meeting on 2 February that was devoted to the 700+ signature petition (to end the 24/7 closures around Dulwich and implement an area-wide, camera-controlled permit scheme), you highlighted that views are strongly held in Dulwich on both sides, and that there was a …

Help for NHS vaccinators

As we all know the vaccinators at Tessa Jowell Health Centre are doing a spectacular job and wearing themselves out in the process. They have few opportunities to stop for any R and R and would really appreciate any support their community can offer. From Tuesday 9th February about 15-20 people will be working very …

An interesting article in the Sunday Telegraph

"Street closures introduced as part of the Government’s “green roads revolution” are delaying ambulances from helping seriously-injured cyclists, a Freedom of Information request has revealed. One cyclist was left lying hurt in the middle of the road in pouring rain after a single road closure introduced by town hall bosses forced paramedics on a seven-minute …

Dulwich has spoken – it’s a ‘no’ to the road closures

See below a mail circulated by the Dulwich Alliance, which we are a member of, drawing attention to the feedback submitted to Southwark’s Streetspace sites  - which suggest that over 70% of respondents to date oppose the current road closures in Dulwich, or 76% if just looking at the Dulwich Village measures. The latest news …