Elephant and Castle

GENTRIFICATION

Elephant and Castle's Food Vendors Speak Out About the Iconic Shopping Centre's Demolition

After 50 years of serving the local community, the South London mall is being bulldozed as part of a council-approved “regeneration” project.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
7.10.18
vice exclusive

This University Has Banned Protests Over 'Health and Safety Concerns'

A student at LCC was turned away from university for handing out leaflets.
Simon Childs
6.22.18
corporate lobbying

The London Lobbyist with Ties to Billions of Pounds of Gentrification

Peter Bingle spends his time schmoozing councils on behalf of property developers.
Andy Jones
9.19.17
Music

The Outsider Brothers Making London's Clubs Exciting Again

Kamixlo and Uli K, the South London sons of Chilean refugees, are taking their sheltered childhood and turning it into the best thing to happen to the capital's nightlife in years.
Clive Martin, Photos: Eloise Parry
2.22.16
london rental opportunity of the week

London Rental Opportunity of the Week: A Mattress with Walls in Elephant and Fucking Castle

Burn London down; it's time to start again.
Joel Golby
7.13.15
Stuff

Meeting the Locals of the Elephant and Castle Pub That's Being Turned Into a Foxtons

Do they care as much as outraged anti-gentrification campaigners, or just not really give a shit?
Hani Richter
6.5.15
London

This is What It’s Actually Like to Spend Twenty Four Hours Clubbing In South London

This twenty-four hour odyssey is clubbing as a vocation.
John Lucas
5.11.15
Travel

I Spent 20 Hours On the Same London Bus

Wasted drug dealers, teenage moped gangs and suicidal Romanians – you see a lot of things on the 453.
Jack Cummings
3.18.15
Stuff

Should Art Be Used to Push London's Rents Up?

An expensive bronze elephant might make Elephant and Castle even more unaffordable.
Hayden Vernon
7.17.14
News

Angry Cyclists Held a 'Die-In' Protest in London

I spoke to Stop Killing Cyclists about their plans to make the city safer.
Chem Squier
5.23.14
Stuff

Fuck Your Pop-Up Shops

They're a symbol of everything that's inhumane about gentrification.
Dan Hancox
2.21.14
Stuff

Are Yuppies Ruining London?

It seems that way, but I thought I should talk to some people to find out for sure.
Simon Childs
4.24.13