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  1. Historic Nine Elms railway arch seeks designer

    A historic railway arch and a key public route leading to new Northern Line Tube stations at Nine Elms and Battersea Power Station is set to be transformed in a new design competition. The London Festival of Architecture (LFA) and Wandsworth Council have joined forces to launch an open call giving architects, landscape architects, designers […]

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  2. Tech and creatives invited to virtual Stride events

    Plans for a new tech and creative district in Battersea and Nine Elms are coming a step closer this London Tech Week as the former South London Innovation Corridor relaunches as Stride with a series of virtual events. Wandsworth Council has joined forces with the London Boroughs of Lambeth, Lewisham and Southwark to set up […]

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  3. Radio stars channel community spirit into Nine Elms airtime

    Tune into Radio Local this September to hear unusual and inside stories from the residents and community of Nine Elms as they join forces with innovative performance artists Hunt & Darton to reveal the hidden side of our neighbourhood. The upbeat daily show celebrates the joys and necessity of local radio and what it means […]

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  4. Nine Elms topping out ceremony marks affordable homes milestone

    The Leader of Wandsworth Council has spoken of the importance of green space when building new housing as he attended a topping out ceremony for 229 new affordable homes at Prince of Wales Drive, Battersea. The ceremony marked the completion of construction of the first affordable homes on the former gasholders site at the St […]

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  5. The Alchemist opens in Embassy Gardens

    After months of waiting, The Alchemist is finally open in Nine Elms! The new bar and restaurant in Embassy Gardens is welcoming table bookings and offering 20% off each booking if guests take advantage of its membership scheme. Find out more about The Alchemist Embassy Gardens The Alchemist, a brand of cocktail & food creativity, […]

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  6. Local resident Sting strikes a chord with Battersea community choir

    Rehearsals hit a high note for the Battersea Power Station (BPS) Community Choir during lockdown when local resident Sting joined the chorus of voices. Usually meeting weekly in a Nine Elms community centre, the BPS choir have switched to virtual rehearsals during the coronavirus pandemic. Unknown to the group, the world-renowned musician and multiple Grammy […]

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