14 September 2018: Community Centre Takeover for Open house London
Resident plans to open up community centre for Open house London on 22+23 September. Call for volunteers who want to get involved or help out with th is event and other activities at the newly opened community centre
7 July 2018: It's been a good week
Positive update on WE NEED OUR TREES campaign; FANS of Golden Lane reach their funding target, report back from Islington Full Council meeting; reminder of Community Centre launch party on Sat 14; reminder of Whitecross Street party on Sun 15 with opportunity to volunteer; activities for young people at St Luke's; City survey re Saturday construction work.
23 June 2018: Golden Lane - our weekend to do list
GLE newsletter: Things to do: Donate to FANS of Golden Lane Crowd Justice page; sign the WE NEED OUR TREES! petition; write to Children's Services to request summertime provision for children on the estate; link to comment on City of London plans to relocate Estate Office; link to comment on City of London plans to develop ground floor of Great Arthur House; participate in survey re Saturday construction work; reminder of Bernard Morgan House construction group meeting; reminder of GLERA annual general meeting.
10 June 2018: The Golden Gates are Open for Garden Squares Weekend
GLE newsletter: reminder and opening times for Open Garden Squares Weekend at the allotments; link to article on Baggers in City Matters; link to WE NEED OUR TREES! petition; preview on plans for Open House in September - call to get involved; resident Paul Lincoln giving talk featuring Golden Lane Estate at City Centre.
14 May 2018: Golden Lane Estate - our Big Garden
GLE newsletter: Easte office are tackling access issues to our shared open spaces; update on allotments - new members, becoming a Friend; trees brodering the allotment at risk form COLPAI development plans - sign petition; Baggers away day to Turn End home and garden, link to blog; Meet Your Neighbour - Buffy, invite to her exhibition; gardening events to look forward to.
15 April 2018: Golden Lane - some good news, some bad news
GLE newsletter: quick round up; intro to new Estate Manager; update on CoLPAI, link to GLERA proposed conditions; Bernard Morgan House update - construction traffic route, marketing suite planning permission info; first 'Meet your Neighbour' featuring Billy Mann; reminder of Golden Baggers May Bank outing to Turn End; Growing Connections, activities and call for volunteers.
23 March 2018: CoLPAI - City Planners meet this Monday, 26 March
GLERA newsletter: reminder of City of London Transport and Planning Committee Meeting to discuss CoLPAI; GLERA position; update on Committee site visit; reminder to sign petition with quotes from signees.
15 March 2018: Latest news on Golden Lane
GLE newsletter: info on Barbican OpenFest weekend; link to Golden Lane EC1 youtube channel, music videos and documentary with Stephen Fry; news on upcoming Community Art and Craft Workshops; invitation to join the Golden Baggers on outing to Turn End home and gardens; invitation to opening of bird hide in Barbican Wildlife Gardens; update on Community Centre with photos of work in progress; date of next GLERA general meeting; invitation to join CoL Housing Users Group (HUB); link to City Streets survey.
2 March 2018: Update on CoLPAI and The Denizen
GLERA newsletter: outcome of Islington Planning Committee meeting; news on decision to discontinue with judicial review of The Denizen; next GLERA meeting dates; poem by Ina McMillan written to commemorate GLE being shortlisted for Great Neighbourhood 2018.
28 Feb 2018: RCS / CoLPAI meeting tomorrow night
GLERA newsletter: where and when to meet for Islington Planning Committee Meeting.
26 Feb 2018: GLERA Update
GLERA newsletter: GLERA survey results; meet the committee - link to profiles; call out for tenants to join the committee; policing on the estate; a GLE resident's proposals for Baltic Street; date of next GLERA meeting.
17 Feb 2018: Together we can stop The Denizen
GLE newsletter: update on legal battle to force judicial review of the development; link to Crowd Justice, fundraising site; press coverage (itnNEWS and City Matters link); update on Spectres of Modernism fundraiser on behalf of the campaign
6 Feb 2018: Important February 12 deadlines
GLE newsletter: reminder of deadlines for proposed Conservation Area, CoLPAI and Community Centre Advisory Board; background on Conservation Area; update on CoLPAI; update on Community Centre, pictures of site, info on February site visit for residents; reminder of Cultural Mile public consultation deadline for comments
6 Jan 2018: Important January dates - UPDATE
GLE newsletter: important January dates including Community Centre update and GLERA general meeting; update on demolition of Bernard Morgan House; link to comments lodged about the CoLPAI development proposals; news on Christmas Craft Market.
6 Dec 2017: Golden Lane Estate Christmas Craft Fair
GLE newsletter: details for Christmas Craft Market; Community Centre update; other news - Mark Field MP visit to GLE.
26 Nov 2017: GLERA General Meeting - Tuesday evening
GLERA newsletter: reminder of general meeting; update from GLERA leaseholder group and concerns about proposed concrete works; update on CoLPAI site - further extension to submit objections, video of alternative proposals; news on Community Centre - plans to recruit centre manager in conjunction with the City and details of first fund raiser - Christmas Craft Market.
14 Nov 2017: Golden Lane Estate - our Great Neighbourhood
GLE newsletter: Academy of Urbanism - Golden Lane Estate shortlisted and awarded with it's own poem by Ian McMillan; link to GLERA online survey and reminder of GLERA general meeting; reminder of deadline extension to submit objection to CoLPEI development and details of alternative schemes proposed by GLE residents including video.
06 Nov 2017: RCS proposed development - summary of new proposals
GLERA newsletter: summary of how new plans submitted by the CoL differ from original application. GLERA video disputing noise reported submitted as part of the planning application; reminder of seven main objections and links to planning portals.
GLE newsletter: news on spruce up of website and round up of upcoming community events.
GLERA newsletter: outlines seven main objections to the proposed plans for the Richard Cloudesley School site. Information and links on how and where to lodge comments /objections with both City of London and Islington boroughs.