A few images from the launch event for 'Blackfriars SE1 in the 1970s - Community action in a London neighbourhood' exhibition at Blackfriars Settlement, 28th October. Photos by Crispin Hughes. Check exhibition details page for current and future venues and dates. People viewing the exhibition during the launch.
Community action in a London neighbourhood EXHIBITION NOW OPEN! A chance discovery of thousands of photographs in a council's archives has brought back to life a local community’s fight for survival. A new exhibition opening on 29th October (2021) tells the story. 'Blackfriars SE1 in the 1970s' highlights an extraordinary period of community action in … Continue reading The exhibition: Blackfriars SE1 in the 1970s
Community action in a London neighbourhood This exhibition tells the story of an extraordinary period of community action in the 1970s and 1980s in Blackfriars, Waterloo and North Southwark along London’s South Bank. For many it was a fight for survival as businesses moved out and land was earmarked for office development leaving isolated communities … Continue reading Blackfriars SE1 in the 1970s