Tue, Jun 11 | St. Augustine's Tower Hackney

Talks at the Tower | Laurie Elks: 50 years of the Lee Valley Regional Park, triumph, disaster or somewhere in between?

Entry is Free but Registration is required. Doors Open at 7pm. Talk begins at 7:30pm.
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Talks at the Tower | Laurie Elks: 50 years of the Lee Valley Regional Park, triumph, disaster or somewhere in between?

Time & Location

Jun 11, 2019, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
St. Augustine's Tower Hackney, London E8 1HT, UK

About the Event

The Lee Valley Regional Park was the brainchild of the former Hackney Mayor Lou Sherman. His concept of a smartened up Lee Valley with “jazzy waterside cafes” metastasised into a vast Regional Park with a project to provide leisure facilities to serve the whole of London and beyond. 50 years after the Park Authority produced its first Master Plan, Laurie Elks, long-time critic of the Park Authority, reflects on its achievements and missed opportunities.

There are a limited number of tickets for this event. Entry is Free but Registration is required.

Doors open at 7pm. Talk begins at 7:30pm

All available places have now been taken for this event

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