Large studio flat for rent in Crescent House. Second floor overlooking the residents gardens. Fully equipped kitchen. Excellent condition. Available from beginning of August. Contact 07958564192 for more info. See More
Erno Goldfinger’s Trellick Tower is 50 years old this year. The Grade Il* listed building is part of the Cheltenham Estate in Kensal Rise. It comprises 157 flats in the main tower and a further 60 apartments in the lower blocks.On Saturday 9 July, the Trellick Tower Residents’ Association is holding a festival to celebrate the past, present and future of this iconic building. Several homes both in the tower itself and the adjacent Edenham Way will be open to the public for tours.There will also be a talk from architect James Dunnett who worked with Goldfinger early in his career. Closest Tube WESTBOURNE PARKSee More
Joan Flannery 1928 - 2022It is with great sadness we inform you that Joan Flannery died in UCLH hospital at 11am on Wednesday, 15th June 2022 in UCLH hospital. She slipped peacefully away leaving her son Marc and three grandsons, Nathan, Kieran and Joseph.Joan was born a Liverpudlian in 1928 moving to London in 1948 where, among other roles, became the Landlady of the 'Three Greyhounds' Pub in Soho during the 1950’s. When Marc was born in 1960 they found themselves living in a one bedroom flat in Old Street where she had the support of wonderful friends and neighbours.On returning to work at the GPO (now BT), Joan was soon able to move onto Golden Lane Estate, first to Hatfield House in 1969 before downsizing to Great Arthur House in 1984 when Marc left home.Anyone who knew Joan would remember her as a fiercely determined and the driving force behind the Golden…See More
I spoke to the window cleaner contractor that comes to do our main glass on exterior and he said they may get contract to clean all our windows like the Barbican ..
Does anyone know any more ? Cleaning the double height windows is impossible ? Is it a pipe dream?
I was tempted to get out onto the concrete shelf to clean my windows in Cullum Welch. But with a cloth tied onto end of broom think might just about reach. I was trying to get a quote on pressure washing for the windows and the grubby walls by the door to the flat......but now wonder would it be an idea to apply for a grant for a communal pressure washer? Always found it very satisfying work.