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Skaters Rights to Southbank Will Be Preserved

Skaters Rights to Southbank Will Be Preserved
Skaters Rights to Southbank Will Be Preserved, © joannapoe via Flickr. Used under <a href='https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/'>Creative Commons</a>
© joannapoe via Flickr. Used under Creative Commons

In the latest twist in an ongoing saga, the skateboarders campaigning to save the undercroft of the Southbank Centre have succeeded in a bid to list the space as an Asset of Community Value under the Localism Act, as reported by Architects' Journal. The listing means that any planning decision would have to take the loss to the skating community into account. Read the full article here.

Cite: Rory Stott. "Skaters Rights to Southbank Will Be Preserved" 22 Jul 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <http://www.archdaily.com/405706/skaters-rights-to-southbank-will-be-preserved/>