South Bank, home to skateboarding in central London for 40 years, is to be turned into retail units.
Part of South Bank
, namely The Undercroft
, has been hallowed ground to 3 generations of skateboarders. In response to plans to redevelop the site users have responded with a campaign to save the existing space
, along with an attempt to have it classified as a village green
One skateboarding magazine ex-editor suggested the alternatives should be explored
, but the skateboarders did not agree