This Saturday Tottenham World Film Club will be screening “NO” (2013) an acclaimed Chilean comic drama
The film explores the 1988 marketing campaign that toppled Augusto Pinochet‘s 15 year rule. The military dictator had been forced to call a plebiscite on extending his presidency. Opposition leaders for the No campaign persuade a brash young advertising executive to spearhead their campaign. Continue reading
Campaigners have organised a walkabout of the green space by Ermine Road, just south of the South Tottenham railway bridge.
This site was recently refused planning permission for 158 dwellings, together with the other railway embankment off Plevna Crescent which is fenced off and not accessible. The Council deemed the land “Ecological Valuable ”.
Several local people and organisations such as Friends of the Earth want to see other possible uses of the site explored (eg allotments or a wildlife preserve). Meet 6.30pm to see the site and discuss what may be possible.
Meet this Wednesday (17 April), 6.30pm, at the entrance opposite the Dutch House pub, through the little dead-end road next to the corner shop.