International Women’s Day: Inspiring women at Elephant Park

Claire Stephan – Construction Manager In the next part of our International Women’s Day series on women in the construction and built environment sector, we spoke to a pivotal member of our highly skilled construction team working on the Elephant Park site. Claire Stephan is an Assistant Construction Manager with Lendlease. As part of the construction team delivering this flagship …

International Women’s Day: Inspiring women at Elephant Park

Georgina Scott – Commercial Finance Director In the next part of our International Women’s Day series profiling inspiring women working in our business, we talked to Georgina Scott – Commercial Finance Director at Lendlease working on Elephant Park. As a member of the development’s Senior Leadership Team, Georgina tells us more about her role and the limitless opportunities for women …

International Women’s Day: celebrating inspiring women at Elephant Park

Wednesday 8th March is International Women’s Day. This year’s theme is about asking people to #BeBoldForChange – to help forge a better, more inclusive gender equal world. Diversity and inclusion is at the heart of the way Lendlease does business and we are proud to work alongside thousands of inspiring women across our business worldwide. To celebrate International Women’s Day …

Elephant Park 2016 – an award-winning year

From employing hundreds of Southwark residents, to the launch of the Southwark Construction Skills Centre and from celebrating local artists to being celebrated for our architecture – it’s fair to say that it’s been an exciting year for Lendlease and Elephant Park. We’ve reached new milestones and worked with a host of fantastic individuals and organisations along the way. As …

Have yourself a very Elephant Christmas

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas and we’re ready to enjoy everything The Elephant has to offer over the festive season. Take a look at our latest blog for a handy guide to getting the most out of the season with an Elephant and Castle twist. See in the season with Southwark Cathedral It wouldn’t be Christmas without …

It’s National Tree Week!

This week is National Tree Week! Since 1975, National Tree Week has been the UK’s largest tree celebration annually, launching the start of the winter tree planting season. It is a week designed to encourage people to think about, celebrate and explore the beauty and necessity of the UK’s trees and woodlands with a series of special events running throughout …

From the beauty of the brick to the most sustainable materials: why Trafalgar Place is setting an example for architectural excellence

Trafalgar Place is the multi award-winning first phase of Lendlease’s £2.3bn Elephant Park regeneration project. Together with architects de Rijke Marsh Morgan (dRMM), Lendlease has created a housing development comprising 235 tenure-blind homes, that has transformed the built environment of the area and has since been recognised through a string of prestigious awards. The development won ‘Best New Place to …

Championing innovative business at The Elephant this Global Entrepreneurship Week

This week is Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW2016). The event sees people from all over the world coming together to inspire millions to get involved in entrepreneurial activity while connecting them to people who can help and support them. To celebrate the thriving entrepreneurial community in Elephant and Castle and the spirit of innovation that sits at the heart of our …

Al Fresco London: how to extend your summer with outdoor events around E&C

Mid-October well and truly marks the end of the summer – or does it? Just because the calendar tells us it’s autumn, does it really mean that we have to put our swimsuits away, eat indoors and get our umbrellas out? We don’t think so! The glorious London weather that we saw throughout September (dotted with the odd shower) can …