A consultation meeting was held at the White Horse pub on Monday 23 Jan. The main purpose of the session was to ask people what they wanted on the site and to give them the chance to ask questions of the two people behind the lido project and the architects they have involved. A number of people expressed concern about the suitability of the site for what has been outlined in the online consultation process (see below).
The scope of the feasibility study has not yet been circulated and work on carrying out the study appears to be at a very early stage.
There is an online consultation process under way about which the The Friends of Peckham Rye Park has a number of concerns, not least that it does not mention the fact that it would require building on protected Metropolitan Open Land. To take part in the online consultation go to:
The Friends of Peckham Rye Park are also keen that any future consultation meeting should reach out to the public at large and not just be advertised using social media, and that it should not be limited only to ticket holders.
In late April we were informed that little progress has been made on the feasibility study. We will keep you informed