Ever since the first news of the refurbishment of Elephant and Castle emerged, the focus has been on its economical benefits. The plans include new luxury apartments and the demolishment of the Shopping Centre. Once the project is finished, the area is expected to be safer
With the pending changes to the market and shopping centre amidst the regeneration of Elephant and Castle, I spoke to market stall holder Alan about his own music stall, which he has had for the past 18 months after being made redundant from the fire
To some, Elephant and Castle is well known for its beautiful public art, especially in the underground subways.
Since the regeneration, the subways are now closed up, along with the art.
With the regeneration still proceeding, I decided to travel around Elephant and Castle, searching for the remaining public
Elephant Tales talked to members of the public about the current and future regeneration of Elephant and Castle.
Many knew already about the works that the council had planned but were uncertain about the impact it would have in the general area.
Here are their thoughts and ideas about the
We find out what the public think of the area as the work gets underway.
How will the change affect public access to the area?
We meet two music producers who live and work in the Elephant