Mark Field MP recently visited Golden Lane Estate and has since written to John Barradell (Chief Executive of City of London Corporation), Catherine McGuiness (Policy Chairman for City of London Corporation) and Emily Thornberry MP (Shadow First Secretary of State) expressing residents' concerns regarding the standard of proposed social housing provision in the area (namely Richard Cloudesley School site and Bernard Morgan House). Read more here.
Read the whole poem here.
Golden Lane Estate
All you need, anywhere, are streets paved with gold:
The gold of community, the gold of mutual benefit,
The gold of allotments in the early evening sun
That reflects on the windows of places built for living....