This referendum allows businesses to be involved in shaping the development and growth of a neighbourhood which is wholly or predominantly business in nature
The question has been set by the councils: 'Do you want the London boroughs of Lambeth and Southwark to use the Neighbourhood Plan for South Bank and Waterloo to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?' What is a Neighbourhood Plan? Introduced...
With Love provides support for the local rough sleepers community and children who rely on free school meals.
With Love was launched by the Mayor of Lambeth and local Councillor, Ibrahim Dogus, earlier this week. We were thrilled to be invited to the soft launch, and catch up with Ibrahim regarding his intentions for the project.  Situated on York Road, With Love is a not-for-profit coffee shop which aims to make a...
Plug in to the BID's latest offering...
Looking for a new way to get the word out about your business? Join us as a guest on our monthly podcast, Views from the 'Loo, produced by the team at Morley College London, and featured on Morley Radio.    Our first two episodes feature local businesses that have a tie-in to Waterloo Food Fortnight. Big thanks to Kiki Evans from Unwined in...
Swimming by artist Diana Burch officially opened on Monday 24 June and is currently in situ on Lower Marsh Plaza
WeAreWaterloo and the Young Vic theatre worked in partnership to commission artist Diana Burch to create a structure aimed at raising awarness of the damage caused to our comunity by single use plastics. The art piece's offical launch coincides with Waterloo Food Fortnight, and the installation of our #OneLess...
Entering this bangin' competition is easy!
1.  Snap a selfie/group pic with our Wonderwall (above!) on Cubana Plaza, Lower Marsh 2. Share your photo on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram by 10:30am on Sunday 14 July 3. Tag @WeAreWaterlooUK (all platforms) and @stowawayhotels (Twitter & Instagram)/@Stow-Away (Facebook) in your post You might win a superfly overnight stay in Stow-Away Waterloo - a new sustainable...
Six new shop opportunities are available now in a new mixed-use scheme at 100-108 Lower Marsh
WeAreWaterloo are in conversation with the developers of the upcoming retail units within 100-108 Lower Marsh, who are currently looking for prospective tenants within these spaces. The retail units range from 754 sq ft to 1,371 sq ft over the ground and basement levels of a new 66 bedroom hotel. All units have permission for A1 use...
Do you remember the first time?
Jarvis Cocker does and you can too with our epic Food Fortnight 19 Mixtape on Spotify. Have we left out your favourite? Don’t look back in anger. Share your 90s anthem with @WeAreWaterlooUK on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram by 13:00 on Thu 20 June. You might win one of these off-the-hook prizes:   - A famous Ostrich Egg Breakfast for four to six...
The partnership meetings, run by WeAreWaterloo, Lambeth Met Licensing and Safer Lambeth will be held on the first Thursday of every month at The Horse and Stables, 3pm.
On Thursday 6 June, WeAreWaterloo held the first security meeting and saw a wide variety of businesses attend, ranging from large hotels, pubs and bars. The meeting was both productive and informative, covering all the latest officer intelligence, crime reports...
Lower Marsh-based business, Lucky 23 (soon-to-be YoYoPop) bring colour to our Greenways project with a new mural
Whether you're commuting, or simply taking a stroll around the BID area, be sure to swing by our new mural. Inspired by the local area, nature and the theme of Greenways, the stylish new addition is a sight not to be missed. The mural itself was designed and created by a local graphic design company, ...
The Waterloo Festival is an annual celebration of the arts, based in and around St John's Waterloo.
The Waterloo Festival is an annual festival that involves art, talks, music, word and drama based at St John's Church, Waterloo. It is a colourful celebration of all that Waterloo, the dynamic and artistic heart of London, has to offer. This year's theme is 'Transforming Being' and is open to everyone, particularly those who...
Would you like to get more actively involved in the BID, or indeed learn more about our aims and objectives?
We Are Waterloo is focused on creating a safer and more pleasant trading environment for businesses. We actively promote Waterloo as an area that attracts visitors, whilst maintaining its individuality and unique character. For Waterloo-based businesses wishing to support us in our efforts, there are various ways to get...
Our Business Plan for 2019/20 is now available to view
We are pleased to announce our Business Plan is online and available for all to view.  Download is available below. 
Learn something new this summer
British summers are notoriously unpredictable- as soon as you’ve lit the barbeque, the heavens have opened. Luckily you can rely on having a great time at Morley, whatever the weather! With hundreds of courses on offer in April 2019, you can enjoy the longer evenings while learning something new. There are so many ways to express yourself this summer at Morley, whether you’re designing...
Grow all things edible at our new bi-monthly gardening club, led by Meanwhile Club
To celebrate the start of spring, WeAreWaterloo, Lower Marsh Market and Meanwhile Club are launching their very own gardening club: Edible Lower Marsh. With a start date of Thursday 9 May, the lunchtime club will meet twice a month from 12-2pm on Lower Marsh, exact dates can be ckecked here, and these FREE sessions are aimed at those...
We caught up with local resident, trader, and Lower Marsh Market team member (not forgetting, part-time actor!) Dean over a coffee to find out more about his links with the market...
Tell us about your relationship with Lower Marsh Market... It’s unique, in that I work for and trade on the market. I started off as a trader in 2016, and I still trade on Saturdays. I actually left to go to Camden market for a bit, but eventually...

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