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Planning Inspectorate in Tower Hamlets

The Planning Inspectorate (PINs) is the government agency responsible for operating the planning process for the Thames Tideway Tunnel (the super sewer).  Now that Thames Water has handed in their application, all decisions about the project sit with the Planning Inspectorate. The first stage in the planning process is for people who are concerned about [...]

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I LOVE KEMP event to Celebrate Love Parks Week

  Kempers, what better place to celebrate Love Parks Week and escape the Olympic madness than in the best park ever ?! Even the weather turned for the better after months of very wet…. DROUGHT.  Great free entertainment, bouncy castles, balloon animals, face-painting, Bobby Bubbles, snacks, BBQs, music, local history and gardening experts, lots of activities [...]

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Kempers, we do get good news every now and then! KEMP as been selected as one of the official sites for the Jubilee Celebrations and we will have a Mega Screen to follow the River Pageant and all the merry goings-on. As you probably know, the Pageant will stop at the Tower of London, so [...]

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Come and meet Nick Tennant and the Thames Water team!

Go on, you know you want to! We know he would love to meet you… After all Thames Water like to say ‘we are listening’ so it would be rude not to come and say hello, wouldn’t it? Public meeting 7.30pm 12th Jan 2012 St Paul’s Shadwell 302 The Highway, E1W 3DH Thames Water has organised a public [...]

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Glamis Estate Xmas bash does Save KEMP proud!

Glamis Estate residents turned out at their hall in their finest attire on Saturday night for the annual Christmas Party.   Cable Street’s own fairy grotto The hall was glittering and twinkling like a fairy grotto, the music was pumping and the drinks flowing.   The atmosphere was very merry, and with the free bar, so were [...]

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The Merry Kempers sang!


100 Merry Kempers braved a chilly winter’s night on Saturday in a public and festive display of unity and common purpose.  Our regal bandstand With hot chocolate and mince pies to fend off the cold, they gathered around our regal bandstand.  Canon Michael Ainsworth from St George-in-the East lead the proceedings with a poignant poem [...]

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Save KEMP’s second fundraiser a quiet success

Supporters dropping in to SaveKEMP’s second fundraiser found a friendly, neighbourly atmosphere – together with up-to-date information about Thames Water’s proposals for Phase 2 of the “Super Sewer” consultation.  Thanks to Wapping Vineyard The event was again hosted by a long-standing friend of the campaign, Wapping Vineyard in Garnet Street, Wapping.  Prior commitments to attend [...]

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Save KEMP fundraiser 2nd December

Help boost our fighting fund! Save KEMP fundraiser 2nd December 19:00 – 22:00 Wapping Vineyard, 69 Garnet St, Wapping, E1W 3QS [Google maps link]  Come and join us, have fun and help us boost our fighting fund! Wapping Vineyard, a long-time supporter, is hosting this event. £5 from Wapping Vineyard or Free Trade Wharf in [...]

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Hark, the Merry Kempers Sing! 10 December

Hark, the Merry Kempers Sing! 10 December 16:00 – 18:00 Bandstand King Edward Memorial Park As the campaign moves into Phase 2 of the consultation with Thames Water, it is time to show our strength of unity, and the firm commitment that Tower Hamlets has made to saving our park. We are going to be lighting [...]

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Save KEMP Public Meeting 5 December

Find out what Save KEMP is up to Save KEMP Public Meeting 5 December 19:00 – 21:00 Raine House Raine Street E1W 3RJ  Raine House is just south of the new 21 Wapping Lane development which is still being built - [Google maps link] Please come and join us for an update on the campaign progress and the ongoing consultation. [...]

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