Incident at Tilson Gardens, on Friday 21 August

As some Thornton residents may be aware there was an incident on the Clapham Park Estate last Friday.  The Police have arranged a community reassurance meeting.  The details are below followed by the latest statement issued by the Independent Police Complaints Commission. Statement from the IPCC: Further update on MPS shooting in Clapham The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) is independently investigating an incident in which a man was shot by Metropolitan Police officers at an address in South Clapham, London on Friday 21 August 2015. We now…

Clapham Park Project – Ten Years of Change

On 26th February 2015 Clapham Park Project hosted a reception at the Clapham Park Centre. The event saw the launch of a publication which celebrated the achievements of those residents and workers whose efforts transformed the neighbourhood. It’s easy to forget how bad conditions were in 2000 when the Clapham Park New Deal for Communities programme began, so much has changed for the better. The evening began with speeches, Donna C. Henry, MBE, Chair of CPP, was delighted to introduce local resident…