Monday, January 08, 2018

A New Realm of Public Space Has Arrived in Ilford

Remember the fanfare for the multi-million pound project to revitalise and rejuvenate the public realm in Ilford Town Centre? It’s arrived …

Here it is.


Pigeons and Pigeon feeders not welcome.

UPDATE: The Pigeon lobby has been active ...


And we have random mosaic paving slabs plus some rather pleasant looking square things for the pigeons to perch on.

3 comments:

  1. Damned pigeons! There's one that seems to follow me wherever I go and can't resist boasting about it - "I AM that pigeon, I AM that pigeon!" it keeps shouting.

    At least, that's the way my brain interprets it!

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  2. As my mother used to tell me about housekeeping "Keep the corners clean and the rest will take care of itself"

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  3. This Council's idea of what should be a public realm leaves a lot to be desired. I walked along it today (before I read this post) and didn't realise it was meant to be something new and special. This Council throws us crumbs (stale ones) and expects us to be grateful.

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