A few people have asked for a list of the hustings that are happening in Streatham, so I thought I'd do a post with them all on, and try and keep this page updated as new ones are arranged...
3rd Feb - Organised by Keep our NHS Public, Streatham Library
12th March - Organised by United Nations Association, Dunraven School,
25th March - (7.00pm) - Organised by Streatham Action, Heart Streatham, Save the Children. 38 degrees, at The Hideaway, Streatham High Road
7th April - (7.00pm) Age UK Lambeth (Streatham Library)
9th April (2.00pm) Wavel Court, 10-12 Leigham Avenue, Streatham, SW16 2PU
9th April (4.00pm) Lambeth Disability Forum Election Question Time 3rd Floor, 336 Brixton Road, London SW9 7AA
14th April - Organised by Love Streatham, Streatham Baptist Church, 7.00pm, 20-22 Lewin Road, SW16 6JR
16th April - (1.30pm) Organised by Lambeth College, at the Clapham Campus
23rd April - (7.30pm) Interfaith Hustings, at the South London Liberal Synagogue, Prentis Road
1st May - Organised by Hyderi Islamic Centre, Estreham Road, SW16
5th May - BBC Daily Politics BBC 2 Live TV Debate (not Streatham, but I'll be going up against Iain Duncan Smith (Con), Rachel Reeves (Lab) and Steve Webb (Lib Dem) in an hour long live TV debate on Welfare)
5th May - 8.00pm Hustings, White Lion, Streatham High Road, SW16
Thursday, 9 April 2015
Thursday, 2 April 2015
The police I spoke to say they believe that the driver did not see the man, but the collision happened at fairly slow speed. Nevertheless the man was run over by the vehicle.
Police said they believe the injuries won't be fatal thankfully in this case, but that has still to be officially confirmed.
There was a fatality at that same spot several years ago. There was also a fatality further up at the St Leonard's junction almost a year ago.
The campaign continues to make Streatham High Road safe.
For more see:
December 2014 fatality near Streatham Hill
May 2014 Fatality at St Leonard's Junction
May 2014 Fatality st Streatham Hill
Feb 2014: Speeding on Streatham High Road
Feb 2014 Response from TfL about St Leonard's Junction
Dec 2013 Increased crossing times for Streatham High Road
April 2013 Another collision at St Leonard's junction
April 2013 Bus 'beached' at St Leonard's Junction
March 2013 - No dedicated cycle lanes or 20mph for High Road
Feb 2013 - We need more from Mayor on dangerous junctions
Feb 2013 - What could be done about the St Leonard's junction?
Jan 2013 - Safety review brought forward for St Leonard's junction
Dec 2012 - Another collision at St Leonard's junction
Nov 2012 - New signal strategy for St Leonard's junction
Nov 2012 - Review of St Leonard's junction announced
June 2012 - Crunching the collisions on Streatham High Road
June 2012 - What Streatham High Road could be like
May 2012 - Three collisions in Streatham
May 2012 - What could be done about Streatham High Road