Farwell, London360

Farwell, London360
Six months ago I was an amateur in the media field. For so long I had knocked on the door of the media industry and was continually rejected. My heart grew sour; the ability to march on despite the continual knock backs began to bruise me. I did not know if I had much fight...

Sadiq Khan’s Knife Crime Strategy

Sadiq Khan’s Knife Crime Strategy
Sadiq Khan’s long-awaited knife crime report was released yesterday. I am glad that the Mayor’s office and wider government are acknowledging the knife crime epidemic London is going through but the real question is; will it actually work to decrease the amount of those carrying knives and knife offences? Three of the pledges included in...

Chalcots Estate: Emergency Evacuation

Chalcots Estate: Emergency Evacuation
Last night Camden Council asked residents from Taplow tower block, just one of the five towers that make up Chalcots Estate, to evacuate following advice from fire services. In my previous blog post Cladding, Camden and Questions I wrote about what was discussed at the residents meeting on Thursday night. Camden Council tried to make...

Cladding, Camden and Questions

Cladding, Camden and Questions
On Wednesday the 21st of June, Camden Council removed a panel from the Burnham tower, just one of five on Fellows Road, Swiss Cottage. This action comes a week after the tragedy at Grenfell Tower of which the 24-story tower block caught fire leaving – at time of writing, 58 dead. Camden Council told residents...

#WorstThingAboutSummerIs

#WorstThingAboutSummerIs
  The 21st June 2017 marked the hottest day that June has ever seen since 1976,  with scorching temperatures of 34 degrees London definitely had a heat wave. A trending topic on twitter however is of course #WorstThingAboutSummerIs because British people HAVE to find something to complain about don’t they. I had a look through...

What I Have Learnt at London360 (Acronym)

What I Have Learnt at London360 (Acronym)
Writing – I did try and avoid it as writing has never really been my ‘thing’ but here I am writing yet another blog… YAY. I have learnt to summarise key events and write succinctly for readers to understand. How to be professional – This refers to punctuality, attire and conduct! People are watching you...