Lewisham Gateway revisions rejected

Proposed changes to the Lewisham Gateway scheme, currently under construction in the centre of Lewisham, and intended to connect the station with the high street, have been rejected by the Council. South London Press reports:The revised plans for phase two of the Lewisham Gateway development were unanimously rejected by Lewisham Council’s strategic planning committee.There was ...

Lewisham Gateway aims to get taller

Lewisham Gateway is the mixed-use development currently remodelling the area of Lewisham between the station and the shopping centre.Phase one consists of the two towers and accompanying public spaces immediately south of the station, which are nearing completion. Phase two will be built on top of the space bounded by the road network.With work underway, ...

Council Pushes for Overground Extension from New Cross

Lewisham Council wants an extension of the Overground southwards from New Cross to boost regeneration in the centre and south of the borough. [...]

No Room for Black People in Lewisham Housing Developments

Looking at promotional images for a number of new housing developments in Lewisham you would have a hard time to find a black face. [...]

Lewisham Roundabout gone for good

Lewisham Roundabout - an efficient way to process traffic and separate Lewisham shopping centre from its main transport interchange is gone foreverThis weekend, a new road layout came into effect in central Lewisham, replacing the main roundabout with something more complicated:The new system will allow work on the Gateway project to continue and will remain ...

Flood warning

@BrockleyCentral @LewishamCouncil pic.twitter.com/2oGegM3WaW— mikeacord (@mikese13) November 28, 2014We think the people whinging about the changes taking place in Lewisham right now are fundamentally wrong, but we will give them props for a good joke. Never let it be said that BC does not give credit where it's due. This is from the vacant unit on ...

Lewisham braced for tailbacks as Gateway construction begins in earnest

Indicative massing of the buildings and road layout that will replace the roundaboutMajor delays are expected on Lewisham's roads today as work begins on the remodelling of Lewisham town centre's layout, which will result in the replacement of the roundabout with a new road system, to allow for the development of the massive Lewisham Gateway ...

Coming soon [sic]: Lewisham Gateway

The first phase of Lewisham Gateway will include two new blocks and a new public space "Confluence Place"The first phase of Lewisham Gateway (née Lewisham 2000) is really happening. It's only taken the most buoyant property market in history for this development to finally get off the ground, but the hoardings started to go up ...

Council Report Reveals Doubts over Viability of Landmark Development

A report commissioned by Lewisham Council reveals doubts over the viability of the Lewisham Gateway development as the long-planned regeneration project makes grindingly slow progress. [...]

The Deptford – Catford Corridor

Much has been written recently about new developments in Lewisham such as Convoys Wharf (Deptford Dame blog and Julia Hirst), Faircharm Estate (Crossfields blog), Renaissance Loampit Vale, Lewisham Gateway and Catford Greyhound Stadium (BBC). [...]