Plans to transform Jubilee Gardens on the South Bank into a "world-class" park have been given the green light by Lambeth Council.
The project is led by South Bank Employers' Group on behalf of the Jubilee Gardens Steering Group:, which is represents local business, community and statutory authority interests as well as the land owner South Bank Centre.
Permission was granted at the end of a a lengthy meeting of Lambeth's planning applications committee which had also considered the controversial Founder's Place development. The Friends of Jubilee Gardens expressed concern over the final design but shortly before midnight the go-ahead was given subject to several conditions being imposed.
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