Mount Pleasant – the streets where we live
Memoir

Mount Pleasant – the streets where we live

The newly privatised Royal Mail’s proposal to build luxury apartment blocks on part of its Mount Pleasant Sorting Office site and the Mayor of London’s decision last month to override the local authority planning process by ‘calling in’ the application has focused attention on how urban communities are coming increasingly under threat from property developers … Continue reading

Memoir

Remembering Lenkiewicz

Plymouth, a port city in the southwest of England, is not particularly known for being a cultural hotspot. Yet for many years it was home to one of the country’s most celebrated artists, whose paintings are now lavishly compared to Rembrandt in style and Hogarth in subject matter. Robert Lenkiewicz settled there after leaving London … Continue reading