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LGBTQ+ Aug 22nd & friends demo by the Men’s Pond

Photos by Forum ’71 Photos by Joshua Bratt @Joshbratt87 Movie – demo Aug 22nd 2020

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Next protest Aug 22nd – join us + photos from our Aug 8th protests

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Take our SURVEY on the effects of compulsory bathing charges

TAKE THE SURVEY NOW! This short survey is designed to gauge the feelings of people who swim in the Ponds to the charges implemented as the Ponds re-open after the lockdown period. This survey is completely anonymous and confidential. The findings of this survey will be used to help our group understand the opinions of […]

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Protest at Bathing Pond this Saturday Aug 8th

Cozzie up – on the Heath this Saturday to demonstrate against the City of London’s anti-democratic decision to impose compulsory charges at our historic bathing ponds.  Come learn more about the resistance @saveourponds

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Campaign car stickers – DIY – download here!

Why not follow the example of celebrity motor, Bluebell the Beaut of North London and adorn your wheels, your house or your dog with our campaign logo stickers!  Many thanks to Martin of the Men’s Pond. Download our campaign LOGO and make your own!    

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SOP successfully launch direct action at Parli Hill

Watch ITN’s coverage of our inaugural direct action For several hours on Sunday afternoon July 26th, Forum ’71 S.O.P. activists canvassed hundreds of people on Hampstead Heath including local MP and leader of the Labour Party, Keir Starmer. Many we met were unaware of the City of London’s decision to impose charges to access the […]

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Forum ’71 advocate speaks at #100voices convention for London National Park City

On Wednesday 22nd July, 20 year old pond swimmer Micah Sami spoke on our behalf at the London National Park City’s 1st anniversary birthday convention called #100voices. We are very privileged to participate in this exciting and inspirational venture for all Londoners and hope we can contribute in our own small way to help make […]

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Direct Action this Sunday on the Heath

“COZZIES on COATHANGERS” Bring along a swimming costume on a hanger to represent how we’ve been #hungouttodry by the City of London Corporation’s anti-democratic decision to impose compulsory charges at the #hampsteadheathponds Please come offer your support for our campaign & help spread the word Date and time: Sunday 26th July at 12 noon – […]

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Ham & High local news covers SOP petition launch

Local paper, the ‘Ham and High’ covers the launch of the campaign.

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Petition is now LIVE!

Sign and share the Save Our Ponds petition across all channels. We are calling on The Corporation to end compulsory charges at our ponds. 38 DEGREES PETITION Read our manifesto to learn more about our future-proofing vision for the ponds. Many thanks.