Tate Modern buskers fear for livelihoods after noise ban – South London News

Tate Modern buskers fear for livelihoods after noise ban – South London News

By Harvey Stevens Buskers who play outside the Tate Modern are “speechless” and “angry” after the local council banned amplified music in the area. Southwark council put up a sign around October... Read more »
Caribbean elders strive to keep east London cultural hub alive after noise bans

Caribbean elders strive to keep east London cultural hub alive after noise bans

Outside Stratford station, crowds wait for buses stacked between the looming Westfield shopping centre and its older, smaller sibling, the Stratford centre; people in Armani suits (both business and track) stand together... Read more »
‘I don’t sleep’: West London residents call halt to street-racing noise

‘I don’t sleep’: West London residents call halt to street-racing noise

To get the equivalent of a full night’s sleep these days, Theresa Stuart has to break her slumber into chunks throughout the night.  The 70-year-old resident of London, Ont.’s Orchard Park neighbourhood... Read more »
‘I don’t sleep’: West London residents call halt to street-racing noise

‘I don’t sleep’: West London residents call for a brake on street racing noise

To get the equivalent of a full night’s sleep these days, Theresa Stuart has to break her slumber up into chunks throughout the night.  The 70-year-old resident of London’s Orchard Park neighbourhood... Read more »
Hainault festival to go ahead despite noise and crime fears

Hainault festival to go ahead despite noise and crime fears

A weekend of soul and rave music festivals have been given the go ahead at Hainault Recreation Ground in September. The three festivals planned for September 23 to 25 include soul music... Read more »
Dominoes player wins case over ‘racist’ noise ban in London square | London

Dominoes player wins case over ‘racist’ noise ban in London square | London

A dominoes player has won a court case over a ban against he and his friends playing the game “loudly” that he said was racially motivated. Ernest Theophile took Westminster city council... Read more »
West Indian dominoes players dismayed by noise ban in London square | London

West Indian dominoes players dismayed by noise ban in London square | London

A Thursday afternoon at Maida Hill market square is filled with pensioners happily chatting and playing cards while enjoying the sunshine. However, over the past year the square has been at the... Read more »
Croydon mum hasn’t slept for 4 weeks as water pipes make so much noise

Croydon mum hasn’t slept for 4 weeks as water pipes make so much noise

A Croydon mum is “petrified” water will burst through her walls after months of constant banging, she claims. Keyya Attard lives with her daughter, nine, and claims the noise is so bad... Read more »
Westminster resident struggles to sleep and suffers from severe stress due to ‘constant’ noise from building site near home

Westminster resident struggles to sleep and suffers from severe stress due to ‘constant’ noise from building site near home

A resident living next to a construction site in Paddington has said he is struggling to sleep and his flat is constantly covered in dust as a result of major noise and... Read more »
The Day – Neighborhoods disturbed by noise, New London police to tackle issue

The Day – Neighborhoods disturbed by noise, New London police to tackle issue

New London — For nearly 40 years, John Russel has lived in a quiet, quaint neighborhood on Robinson Street. But over the last 18 months, he said, “it’s become like a war... Read more »