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  • Catching up London links

    Catching up London links

    Overflow September 17, 2012 3:20 pm 2 comments

    It’s been a while since we’ve done a links round-up so let’s get cracking and look at just a few of the interesting, curious or important articles you may have missed in the last couple of weeks; The Trafficking Research Project on the Olympics and how the authorities chose not […]

  • Monday’s Games round-up: stories from around the web

    Monday’s Games round-up: stories from around the web

    Overflow July 23, 2012 6:57 pm no comments

    A few of the Olympics stories that we’ve spotted out and about; Police pre-emptively arrest suspected graffiti artists. London Vandal and Vice. And in response we have a number of ad hoc artistic street thoughts. Buzz Feed. There’s a re-cycling graffiti wall seen at Wembley Matters. At demotix we see police […]

  • The Olympics are coming! Mega-round up.

    The Olympics are coming! Mega-round up.

    Overflow July 18, 2012 12:38 pm 3 comments

    We have a bumper crop of Olympics links for you. Don’t worry – it’ll all be over soon; Mark Steel on why he’s for the Olympics, but not here. While in the Guardian we have a delightful etiquette guide for the Games. The Daily Mash have a great “history” of […]

  • Friday’s London Links

    Friday’s London Links

    Overflow July 6, 2012 11:58 am 1 comment

    A few posts and links we’ve spotted in the last few days; Has the Mayor mucked up Pride? Pink News, Huffington Post If you’ve not been watching the secret history of our streets you really should catch up with it on i-player. In Lewisham Goldsith’s college has brought a decaying […]

  • Wednesday’s London Links

    Wednesday’s London Links

    Overflow July 4, 2012 11:09 am no comments

    Some of the blogs aand articles that have caught or eye over the last week; In Lewisham Council one absentee councillor for New Cross is being held to account. News Shopper. Camden’s “parking enforcement officers” are on the brink of a historic strike. Camden Unison. This is Croydon are looking […]

  • Tuesday’s London Links: Olympics Round-up

    Tuesday’s London Links: Olympics Round-up

    Overflow July 3, 2012 8:00 am no comments

    A few of the recent Olympics stories we’ve spotted; Lives Running reports on the weekend’s anti-missiles protest. Also on that story Random Blowe and BBC video. The BBC say there are problems with the cycling routes. The Great Olympics Tax Swindle. Ethical Consumer. The Mayor Louth dresses as a penis to […]

  • Monday’s London Links

    Monday’s London Links

    Overflow July 2, 2012 9:58 am no comments

    A few links that we spotted over the last week; The urban art fare in a couple of weeks looks great. Is the world ready for X-rates “apps”? I’m not sure. Evening Standard. The Atlantic discusses London’s cycling culture. Not pretty. There’s a lovely archive of the designs for London’s […]

  • Olympics round-up

    Olympics round-up

    Overflow June 29, 2012 9:34 pm no comments

    Tsk, tsk. Olympics volunteers heckle David Cameron. Guardian. Petition against using animals in the openning ceremony reaches more than 20,000. Nice bit of street art. Ocado, the supermarket that comes to you, has been hit by the curse ofthe Games. Independent. Comment is free Londoners are coming together to oppose […]

  • Monday’s London Links: Olympics news

    Monday’s London Links: Olympics news

    Overflow June 25, 2012 10:15 am 1 comment

    News on the Olympics from out and about; The Independent reports that “Protestors have taken over a large property owned by Olympic Orbit tower designer Anish Kapoor in the first demonstration against the London Games.” 853 sees the weekend work on Greenwich cable car in preparation for the big day. Are you traveling through […]

  • Some weekend links

    Some weekend links

    Overflow June 23, 2012 7:39 pm no comments

    A few links for the weekend; There are some  really interesting statistics from Green AM Darren Johnson on how affordable are London rents? Mayor Watch on the Mayor’s new policing deputy utterly mucking up. If you’d like to you can support the campaign to stop London restaurants serve Foie Gras. […]