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Loughborough Junction chitter-chatter

Discussion in 'Brixton' started by teuchter, Sep 15, 2013.

  1. sparkybird

    sparkybird ask the bird...

    Thanks! Lots of clean cars in Loughborough junction!
     
  2. footballerslegs

    footballerslegs Well-Known Member

    IMG_4522.JPG IMG_4523.JPG LJ Christmas fair is on at Sunshine Cafe - definitely worth a look around. There's an artist there selling prints of his paintings of LJ and Brixton. I'm no art expert but I loved them.
     
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  3. Harbourite

    Harbourite Eggnog

    Does anyone know if Adrian at the Blue Turtle cafe is OK? It's been closed for a few days now ...

    Also I heard a rumour that the shop being refurb'd between Costcutter and the Blessed takeaway will be an estate agent :facepalm: someone please tell me this is not the case
     
  4. Gramsci

    Gramsci Well-Known Member

    Warrior Studios (in the arches opposite Tescos) have open studio next weekend:

    Camberwell Open Studios this weekend - Saturday Night Music and drinks!

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    Just wanted to invite you all to Warrior Studios' open weekend this Saturday and Sunday. We have a host of great stuff going on throughout the daytimes and a bit of a party on Saturday night with live music and drinks, so come on down!

    One feature this time, being almost Christmas, will be Jane Campbell selling her seasonal collaged cards. She says:

    "These cards are hand made with vintage buttons and fabric, using water based adhesive. I love fabric and enjoy the juxtaposition of colours and textures. Every card is different and often not documented, so each is a truly unique piece of work" ...and they're only £3.50 each!
     
  5. teuchter

    teuchter je suis teuchter

    Arrived into LJ yesterday, for the first time, on one of the shiny new Thameslink trains. These will gradually replace the existing ones from now on.

    They do seem to have quite a bit more standing room space. We'll see if that helps with the morning peak capacity problems. I expect they'll simply continue to be packed full, but with a larger number of people, on arrival at LJ.

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  6. snowy_again

    snowy_again Slush

    People were apparently fainting and fighting due to train overcrowding this morning (according to twitter).
     
  7. xsunnysuex

    xsunnysuex Life is a horizontal fall.

    Got one of the new train a while ago. Really like them. Luckily I only use them to go Sutton route. Doubt I'd like them if I were going the other way.
     
  8. goldengraham

    goldengraham Well-Known Member

    The railway arches at the bottom of Herne Hill Rd (soapy moos, alpha motors etc) have now been repossessed by Network Rail for redevelopment. Alpha has moved round the corner to the industrial estate on Hardess Street.
     
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  9. ChrisSouth

    ChrisSouth Well-Known Member

    *fingers crossed* waitrose?
     
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  10. teuchter

    teuchter je suis teuchter

    For those following the Carnegie Library plans... there is a planning application in at the moment, to add a gym to the basement including various external extensions. Comments/objections need to be made by next Monday, 12th December. I have put a summary of the proposals on the Carnegie thread here:

    Save Lambeth Libraries and the Carnegie Library occupation
     
  11. Gramsci

    Gramsci Well-Known Member

  12. editor

    editor Taffus Maximus

  13. Lizzy Mac

    Lizzy Mac Well-Known Member

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  14. Gramsci

    Gramsci Well-Known Member

    Few shots of the now closed car wash. 20170102_143131.jpg 20170102_143147.jpg 20170102_143212.jpg 20170102_143218.jpg
     
  15. Gramsci

    Gramsci Well-Known Member

    I like the Blue Turtle coffee bar do 20170102_143701.jpg or
     
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  16. Gramsci

    Gramsci Well-Known Member

    Loughborough Farm will be open Saturday selling vegetables and herbs.
     

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