"LET THERE BE NO LIGHT!"
The withdrawn proposal could have ruined, as well as ended access to, our Community Garden, created from the rubble of a World War 2 bombsite by locals and maintained by them for nearly 40 years.
In September 2009, local residents presented Alternative Plans drawn up by our architects, for a community and cultural centre and community garden, instead of the market rent flats proposed. Our proposal could provide as much, if not more, income than the Cathedral's latest proposals.
Southwark Cathedral has apologised fornot taking into consideration the letters, voices and wishes of local people in the past so ....
"LET THERE BE LIGHT!"
For the first time, there appears to be a shared will between the community and the cathedral to build something that enhances all our lives.
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