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Urban Design & City Planning MSc @ The Bartlett. Maps, cities, architecture, history, public transit, typography, plants, conservation, bikes. 🏳️‍🌈 he/him

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@XRWandsworth @Jo_Earlsfield @MBRoberts4004 @ruth_lampard @TfL This is completely unhelpful. Please reconsider such… https://t.co/inubWwli2A
9/28
2020
Easily worthy of a second retweet. https://t.co/EGPQhPhjM4
9/27
2020
@wychstreet At first I was a bit miffed that he was moved from the Cloisters, particularly with his old case left b… https://t.co/h0xbjw5RUV
9/26
2020
#Gentrification is a virus. It attacks the social body,disrupts lives & kills communities.The cure is resistance,so… https://t.co/D9avDLNK9i
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9/25
2020
This data is explosive. Driving on residential roads in London has DOUBLED since 2008 when 3G iPhones first launche… https://t.co/HhyAQSzBai
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9/23
2020
@jwmurphy @wandbc Beyond parody. Do you the best way to improve people's confidence cycling? Safe infrastructure. S… https://t.co/uHKEuoqmXi
9/22
2020
*London councils facilitating active travel, reducing car use and pollution, tackling climate change* Wandsworth: https://t.co/LgCPZmKUQZIn these last days of the Elephant Shopping Centre, before it is cleansed of working-class traders and shoppers, it… https://t.co/5VWfQ4w3hd
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9/20
2020
@NightingaleSMcD @IanHart14 @_RichardField_ Hi Sarah, is be interested to hear what you propose instead of the TFL… https://t.co/cebmvMXB80 @Councillorsuzie @wandsworth @IanHart14 Hi @Councillorsuzie, I’m not getting replies from @IanHart14 or @wandsworthhttps://t.co/o6R4kClM82
9/18
2020
@aled_rj @wandbc Hi Aled! @IanHart14 doesn’t want to answer my question, would you be able to? https://t.co/my7QtAQNGN @IanHart14 @NightingaleSMcD @TfL Hi Ian, pleased time see you online - hopefully you’ll get round to answering my q… https://t.co/ftuNGClR8u @Councillorsuzie @wandsworth @IanHart14 Hi @wandsworth, Ian hasn’t replied so hoping you can shed some light in you… https://t.co/egEcvURVKv
9/17
2020
TfL announce when London Bridge reopens it will have 2m wide segregated cycle lanes each way and will be buses, cyc… https://t.co/RUiQs0KrCQ
Retweeted by William Turner @RantyHighwayman I’m going to take local councillors on a walk around soon to explain accessible pedestrian infrast… https://t.co/xuov8Sky46
Retweeted by William Turner @Councillorsuzie @wandsworth @IanHart14 As Susie says, you would be well placed to answer my question, especially a… https://t.co/KBUtemVkpy @Councillorsuzie @wandsworth The TFL cycle works are simply improving existing bike lanes and thus barely reducing… https://t.co/R7px1b8PDt @Councillorsuzie @wandsworth The problem is Susan you’re saying the current changes are the wrong ones, and you mus… https://t.co/jqidEUMVh4
9/16
2020
Bloody hell. Thought I’d be going for a stroll along the Garden Bridge or catching a plane from the estuary airport… https://t.co/ZhuiZJOlAI
9/15
2020
@AsEasyAsRiding @psimonk Happening already... https://t.co/8T8Pzg6tBPNormal service resumes. Couldn’t even be bothered to sweep up from under the planters. @wandsworth @wandbc https://t.co/MRbhzGP73QCouncil workers currently removing LTN signage and reinstating the Graveney High Traffic Neighbourhood.… https://t.co/fdrD37NPB9 @Councillorsuzie @wandsworth Hi Susan, what is your plan to make Upper Tooting Road into a safer, less polluted pla… https://t.co/4SRPqhdfxUYou might want to talk to your team about this. TfL worked with them on all the A24 changes and they agreed raising… https://t.co/ROekwAqKfO
Retweeted by William TurnerRight, who is looking for a case study on how NOT to achieve a difficult but necessary shift in public behaviour? I… https://t.co/jxN5PqXTGE
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9/12
2020
Wandsworth Tories appear petrified their first proper acknowledgement of both pandemic and climate emergency will b… https://t.co/mNjBIY4UPm
9/11
2020
I’m a bit puzzled by this. No-one imposed anything on anyone. @wandsworth council designed these schemes and chose… https://t.co/z95lQqpEdE
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9/10
2020
@RachelofLondon @ElephantParkLDN @lb_southwark @35percent_EAN Oh yeah that’s completely fair, my comment was in no… https://t.co/wxNGTmZdRt @RachelofLondon @ElephantParkLDN I’m sure the hundreds of decanted and under compensated former residents of the He… https://t.co/ZkukN4vdtK
9/4
2020
@IanHart14 @TotterdellJac @wandbc Breaking News: Congestion reported for first time in living memory on outer London arterial road shocker
9/3
2020
@_ConservativeEd @CllrCalland @wandbc It is worth noting that the A24 was hardly a free-flowing motorists’ paradise… https://t.co/lFEflpzENPI’m always amazed there’s not more furore on urbanist twitter that London is about to build a twin bore road tunnel… https://t.co/Mw8b4ZXuEX
9/2
2020
@JohnSurico @willjennings80 Ha Wandsworth has about 20 I think, was only 8 or so until a few weeks ago when to much… https://t.co/fJIVrUge6AFantastic picture of Culvert Road in Battersea from the 1950s https://t.co/6IAhLPK7AV
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8/31
2020
@JohnSurico @Deliveroo Just Eat do quite a lot of shopfront schemes, usually chicken and pizza places that have six… https://t.co/KuKovgyeeO'But our city isn't Amsterdam!' Well, so wasn't Amsterdam... Policies only changed after serious bottom-up protes… https://t.co/Kl3qPphKJt
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8/29
2020
WATCH: “Is it right than a man who’s viewed as sexist homophobic & a climate change denier is representing Britain… https://t.co/tAWvty5jOb
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8/28
2020
@respros There’s an episode of Building Sights on the BBC Archive featuring Janet showing you her (then much newer) house.
8/27
2020
@IanHart14 @MailOnline This is really top level stuff Ian. Top level. One Tweet contains a complete mistruth, shift… https://t.co/ZGoxWcTEPf
8/26
2020
@_ConservativeEd @Jacob_Rees_Mogg @wandsworth @CllrCalland @BatterseaTories @PutneyCons @TootingTories What on this… https://t.co/PFPx5CGqMG
8/25
2020
A Sunday GOOD NEWS thread: 1. Redrow are pulling out of their London developments, including most importantly the… https://t.co/zGG1cFu5BQ
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8/23
2020
Removing the colonnades in Regent Street, 1849. (From the Crace Collection.) The crowning glory of the new street h… https://t.co/rhrOenjdxH
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8/22
2020
Pleased UCL’s main library door being used once more, even if only click and collect. Although understandably unwor… https://t.co/6EI4GBMwf4
8/20
2020
@melanieham20 @wandbc But that's not social distancing, is it? https://t.co/I5JiTiQw6L
8/16
2020
@OldLondonW14 Put together to send to my Nan who moved into the flats shown in green in 1955. I think this is the j… https://t.co/vLOPZaSC4mYou wouldn’t think it’s the same building...but it is. 109 Stoke Newington Church Street in 1844 https://t.co/wjrC51VGP1
Retweeted by William Turner @wandbc Is that Barnard Castle? @IanHart14 @TfL These are emergency interventions to allow people to move around the city safely. There was no time… https://t.co/wvsy0jru5W
8/15
2020
@createstreets A gas lamp and Hydrangea Annabelle does not perfection make.Mansplaining in the 1970s. https://t.co/OUd8yEHzDS
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8/14
2020
Second to ‘looking around at everyone in bars and restaurants and thinking I’ve hallucinated a pandemic’ is ‘did I… https://t.co/WBuDpMabi7
8/13
2020
@Jo_Earlsfield @NightingaleSMcD @wandbc @cyclehoop Cheers Jo, I'll do that. Was partially a gentle hint to Wandswor… https://t.co/owRc75ullS @NightingaleSMcD @Jo_Earlsfield @wandbc @cyclehoop The first of many I hope! Where are other planned for Nightingale, @NightingaleSMcD?MASTERS DEADLINE IN FOUR WEEKS https://t.co/Nyt1rDKZdh
8/12
2020
Twitter I'm tired and need to get some sleep. Can someone please explain institutional racism to Shaun. I think it'… https://t.co/eYdeFv7jsB
Retweeted by William Turner @Councillorsuzie @Ange_Earlsfield Do you really think people *wanted* to continue working? Clearly the majority wil… https://t.co/ym16W0CEzwWould like to thank Patel for emboldening all the racists with their incorrect and disgusting takes on asylum seeke… https://t.co/YLsFMLU6VH
Retweeted by William TurnerWatch the #UKin100seconds. Each second = 1% of what the UK looks like from the air. Make sure you turn your sound o… https://t.co/7hEcHyNDD2
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8/9
2020
Contractors left behind barriers and ROAD CLOSED signs after they have resurfaced my street. I’ve ‘reclaimed’ them… https://t.co/e29aNcS0GK
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7/30
2020
Can we all just stop what we're doing for a moment to laugh at Tommy Robinson? Tommy Robinson who has basically br… https://t.co/yjidxVVy60
Retweeted by William TurnerThe much moved and resited obelisk at St George's Circus, practically the only remnant of the ambitious plans outli… https://t.co/1zViKeozmZ
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7/28
2020
Tories doing photo opps in foodbanks. Like arsonists doing photo opps with the fire brigade. https://t.co/oHBNTNT5ff
Retweeted by William Turner1/ THREAD. What did the London County Council ever do for us? ‘Housing Londoners, 1945-60’ suggests quite a lot (wi… https://t.co/v0Um4jrD13
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7/24
2020
@Jo_Earlsfield @wandbc @PaulaLabour @mowords @AydinDikerdem @BeeKemiA @LivingWageUK Tory Lives Matter, obviously.
7/17
2020
Boris Johnson is incompetent, pass it on https://t.co/CdiTThqe6b
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7/14
2020
Here at Living Streets Lambeth — We. Love. Nerds. (🤓) Today we’re profiling one of our very favourite nerds — Pro… https://t.co/YMuC2OeRfH
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7/13
2020
@Wandscyclist @WandsLS A cut through to the South Circular that saves perhaps 60 seconds at best, and offer no othe… https://t.co/llS6TBoULD
7/9
2020
Clamp for carers https://t.co/H6hWiCUFJj
Retweeted by William Turner“There needs to be an acknowledgment that there will be high risk people who feel the need to ‘shield’ past the gov… https://t.co/Xrj9kAF27l
Retweeted by William Turnerif you want to show solidarity with spoons workers at this (by all accounts pretty awful) time then signing this pe… https://t.co/PNmzpedDO6
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7/7
2020
Reality: the NHS waiting time from referral to receiving hormone treatment for trans people in the UK is presently… https://t.co/3EkWJvwnnA
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7/5
2020
@guidediane Peter Jones :)
7/1
2020
@ShowMeASignBryn Incredible! Cycled past last week and couldn’t figure out why it was so wide.
6/30
2020
Starting to feel a bit sorry for Rowling. She’s clearly in that headspace where she thinks everyone secretly agrees… https://t.co/YcrMjUMtqj
6/29
2020
@Landscape_Focus @lambeth_council David, I completely agree. However it would appear this is beyond the comprehensi… https://t.co/h8HKUKvYWW @lambeth_council Just popped up to the common. I can see a few more large bins than normal, but my main point is th… https://t.co/OxEJNOmbIA @lambeth_council Might some additional bins be in order? Not defending the vile littering, but I can’t see how else… https://t.co/OrME5mmEruSt Mary Woolnoth – The Church with the Underground in the Crypt. Today's new post at https://t.co/RQByWuOQcQ https://t.co/O0rbEYYIXO
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6/28
2020
Pride is a protest not a party - and above all, we've got to fight to pandemic of transphobia in Britain. That does… https://t.co/Y0fvRW9kPO
Retweeted by William Turner @createstreets @montie @JohnGlenUK @salisburybid Those poor horsies could do with a street created there
6/27
2020
@peter_graham @LeonieC @WandsworthYL @PutneyFleur @MarshadeCordova @DrRosena As incorrect and abhorrent the claims… https://t.co/ivszJ5dTxa
6/26
2020
This is the latest "source" that transphobes are sharing as "evidence" that "biological sex is a simple binary". I… https://t.co/Pu69hOlEeQ
Retweeted by William Turner @christianwolmar @GarethDennis @Captain_Deltic @DavidShirres @mzdt @caschmidt6 @25kV No evidence? Not even the brea… https://t.co/uuSnCrE9XLThe “survey” cited here was conducted by a transphobic hate group. If you’re as interested in statistics as this he… https://t.co/r70Rv2iB0t
Retweeted by William TurnerThis is a scandal. In the midst of a chronic housing crisis, the Secretary of State for Housing has overruled his… https://t.co/N5Gd1M1Veg
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6/25
2020
This comes from a very niche corner of gay twitter. https://t.co/jCpG0myh3m
6/23
2020
In last night's #RailNatter, we talked about #BlackLivesMatter and how it is crucial to keep up the pressure and fo… https://t.co/eMMrWITnKI
Retweeted by William Turner @christianwolmar @GarethDennis ...maybe he invested the wealth he accumulated *before* abolition. From slaves. And… https://t.co/DDGSQ7o3N9
6/22
2020
@CllrCalland @LGBTQWandsworth @aled_rj @jk_rowling @wandsworth To bolster Rowling’s public image - and make no mist… https://t.co/aSVauyVNk7 @CllrCalland @LGBTQWandsworth @aled_rj @jk_rowling @wandsworth …books in this way and not also legitimise the autho… https://t.co/xwmPbXa9Dp @CllrCalland @LGBTQWandsworth @aled_rj @jk_rowling @wandsworth Thank you both for replying. I'm heartened to hear y… https://t.co/8WwXZmYCCMSilence on basic human rights is never an option. https://t.co/Qz2TnM886SAn open letter to @CllrCalland & @aled_rj regarding your recent support for a commemorative blue plaque to be place… https://t.co/Gt0ezTbY6K
6/15
2020
@Iangarty @WHS_Carpet I wondered how this could run before a Daily Mail sharing, never-criticised-a-protest-before-… https://t.co/uUKBHJlBeX
6/14
2020
Why though? https://t.co/LYraG7So4B
Retweeted by William TurnerI wonder what’s the difference between “clashed” & “scuffles”? Could it possibly be... Oh. https://t.co/mTnWwJiaOp
Retweeted by William TurnerThis is a the absolute best thing that could’ve happened, let me tell you why 👇🏽 https://t.co/kbxgcv4bXk
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6/13
2020
Leaving the paint and the rope, then shifting it into a museum. This statue still has plenty of life in it, to info… https://t.co/gNq1YNsjsI @willjennings80 @FloEshalomi I read it a couple of times, and I concluded that she didn’t actually read it. Either… https://t.co/1ajlMCHP3Y
6/12
2020
@willjennings80 Presumably Abercrombie’s plan for any slight tweak required in Bloomsbury, as he planned Elephant’s… https://t.co/6f7ngSqdz9
6/11
2020

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