Future of Walworth Town Hall & Newington Library Public Meeting

There was a fantastic turnout for the public meeting that was held on April 5th to discuss the future of the redevelopment of the Walworth Town Hall & Newington Library.















(Photo: Diana Cochrane)

Almost 100 people attended and the meeting heard from Cllr Peter John the Leader of Southwark Council, Cllr Mark Williams Cabinet Member for Regeneration & New Homes and Eleanor Kelly the Chief Executive of Southwark Council. People at the meeting were passionate about the need to keep the buildings in public use and to work with Southwark to find ways to ensure that the redevelopment does proceed. The minutes of the meeting are attached below and a full audio of the meeting can be heard at:



The Walworth Society response to the consultation and our follow up to the meeting that has been submitted to Southwark Council appears below.

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