Group    From 1985 

Thorney Island Society

Categories: Community / Clubs

A local conservation and amenity group founded in 1985 (following a campaign to save Old Westminster Library) to protect and represent the interests of residents and businesses in the 'village' of ancient Westminster (originally 'Thorney Island').

In 1985 this organisation campaigned successfully to save the old Westminster Public Library from demolition.

Credit for this entry to: Alan Patient of www.plaquesoflondon.co.uk

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Thorney Island Society

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Siegfried Sassoon - SW1

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Hiram Shorey

Hiram Shorey

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International Students House

International Students House

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Sydenham Society

Sydenham Society

A civic society formed with the aim to be 'A voice for Sydenham and to make it a better place to live and work'.

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1 memorial