Conference Report: Tottenham Residents Back Community Empowerment

PLEDGE TO MOVE FORWARD TOGETHER IN RESISTING ‘TOP DOWN’ INAPPROPRIATE DEVELOPMENT, AND IN SUPPORTING COMMUNITY-LED PROJECTS AND PLANS At the end of a successful Tottenham Community Empowerment Week involving a wide range of events and activities, the Our Tottenham network … Continue reading

Report of Tottenham Community Empowerment Week: 4th – 12th October 2014

The range of events during Tottenham Community Empowerment Week were a great success in highlighting concerns, views, activities and talents of those who live or work here, and advancing our call that local people be central to the decision-making affecting … Continue reading

Monday 6th Oct: OUR Neighbourhoods! People power and gentrification

Monday 6th October REEL News Film and Discussion Night: OUR Neighbourhoods! People power and gentrification 7pm-9.30pm @ T Chances, 399 High Road, N15 6RD A series of inspiring local (Haringey) and international short films about residents campaigning for improvements and … Continue reading

Tottenham Community Empowerment Week 4-12th October 2014

Exhibitions / socials / meetings / leaflettings / bike rides / activities / protests / walks / alternatives / consultations / films / conference The Our Tottenham network are calling on people and groups to organise activities and events showcasing … Continue reading

Our Tottenham Factsheet ‘Housing: Demolition v Refurbishment’

Download full factsheet: OurTottenhamHousingFactsheetDemolitions There is compelling evidence that estate or tower block refurbishment, in all but the most extreme cases, is both cheaper and less damaging to the local environment than demolition and new build. (Anne Power, 2008, “Does … Continue reading

FURTHER ALTERATIONS TO THE LONDON PLAN – Comments Submission April 2014

(DRAFT) SUBMISSION FROM THE OUR TOTTENHAM PLANNING WORKING GROUP 14th April 2014 Download full submission here INTRODUCTION Tottenham is a great place with a rich social and architectural history, made up of vibrant, diverse and talented communities. We want to … Continue reading

Press Release: Our Tottenham Conference A Huge Success

On Saturday 1st February the Our Tottenham Community Planning Conference was attended by over 95 people representing 42 local community groups & organisations, residents associations, traders groups, education institutions and London wide networks. The conference, organised by local residents, brought … Continue reading