Hankering and Hypocrisy – The Hungerford Bridge Story

Iain Borden was recently interviewed in FakieHillBomb, where he made several comments regarding Southbank skate spot and we the community, so we thought we’d clear a few things up. Objection to destruction delivery day 2014 – Image by Sophia Bennett   Firstly, we want to clarify that Professor Iain Borden was never part of the […]

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Press Release: Mayor of London Boris Johnson speaks out in support of preserving London's iconic skate spot

Press Release: Mayor of London Boris Johnson speaks out in support of preserving London’s iconic skate spot Long Live Southbank is delighted by Boris Johnson’s intervention, as London Mayor, to add his voice to the campaign to preserve the Southbank Undercroft skate spot. The Mayor has indicated that the Southbank Centre’s Festival Wing redevelopment should […]

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LLSB Respond to the Southbank Centre False Claims

On the 25th of September the Southbank Centre sent out a public email titled ‘Update: Southbank Open Forum’. This email contained a number of false claims about both the Open Forum and Long Live Southbank. We have since contacted them twice to retract these claims and are disappointed to have received no response. In the […]

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Dear Jude – Long Live Southbank

A commercial for a community worth celebrating. Filmed and edited by LLSB spokesperson Henry Edwards-Wood, a skateboard cinematographer who grew up skating and filming at the Undercroft. Please don’t let this wonderful example of what human beings can do together without money, planning, policing or institutional influence be destroyed by an organisation who are meant […]

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