Hackney Council – Consultation on a Planning Guidance Document

London Borough of Hackney are holding a Community Evening regarding a ‘Lower Clapton Road, Planning Guidance Document’ that they are undertaking to produce.  (Please see attachment with full details for printing off  and displaying for your wider community – Clapton Planning Brief Community Evening Poster) This document will focus on the former Clapton Cinematograph Theatre and it’s immediate environment, an area bounded by...

229 Lower Clapton Road – Planning Application and update

In 2011, the Ethiopian Orthodox Church purchased the former cinema building at 229 Lower Clapton Road, E5. A planning application has now been submitted (Planning Application 2011/3486). The closing date for comments is shown as Feb 27, 2012, but we understand that comments are actually still being accepted. Anyone wanting to make a comment on this application can find full...

The Clapton Mile Festival – June 16 & 17 2012

Further to the success of last year’s Clapton Festival, which arose out of the Clapton Conference (see link for 5 minute film of festival – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QwCP0co_UCY ) The Clapton Mile Festival will be taking place on the weekend of 16 & 17 June 2012.   Planning is in the preliminary stages with some events already confirmed – Music Stage at Clapton Square, Heritage Walk,...