Harley Street comes to Streatham

A little bit of Harley Street has arrived in Streatham in the form of Mr Scott Corthine, a specialist in foot and ankle problems. He seems to have quite a few feathers in his cap and I wanted to find out more about what sort of problems he sees so dropped into the Leigham Practice on the High Road near Streatham Hill to find out more about the problems he sees.

Shop in Streatham for Valentines Day!

Not only has Streatham got the longest High Street in Europe, it is also packed full of hidden treasurers and delights that are perfect for surprising a loved one this Valentine’s day. So, we have put together a selection of gifts that will help impress that special someone that can all be found on your doorstep... 

So why go anywhere else? Keep it local... shop in Streatham

Streatham Soapbox – The DIRE State of STREATHAM's TRANSPORT

In 2014, Cllr. Scott Ainsley and Streatham Action convened a public meeting about bringing Crossrail 2 to Streatham. This coincided with an unpredicted 5 years of rising population, and consequently passenger numbers at all Streatham stations yielding an ongoing dire transportation situation for Streatham's commuters.


Dr Nilu's summer skincare tips

Sun exposure is a natural feature of life during the summer, and essential for maintaining healthy levels of vitamin D, but be careful not to expose your skin too much - apart from the increased risk of skin cancer, it will prematurely age your skin. Here are my rules to prevent sun damage but ensure you enjoy the benefits of summer sunshine:

Crossrail2Streatham Update

Streatham Action's Transport Meeting in December was attended by over 100 people, and passion around the issue of bringing the underground to Streatham in the form of Crossrail 2 clearly identified it as the number one transport priority for Streatham. Residents have been consistently let down on transport links, and it is important that any future Mayor responds seriously to their concerns by bringing Crossrail2 to Streatham as the keystone of suburban rail services in the area soon to be devolved to the TfL-run Overground network. 




Neighbourhood Enhancement Plans for Streatham

A few weeks ago residents of Streatham Wells, Streatham South and St Leonards wards in Streatham will have received a letter with a post card attached to it asking residents for some feedback. This is the consultation form for the Neighbourhood Enhancement Programme that Lambeth Council are rolling out in the three wards in the area.