30 March – Cable camera given planning permission

30 March – Cable camera given planning permission – Greenwich Council has given planning permission for the mobile cable camera, which will be aligned along the Grand Axis of the Maritime Greenwich World Heritage Site.

It will be suspended between an 86 metre tower based in Millwall Park (across the Thames on the Isle of Dogs) and a 41 metre tower on Blackheath Avenue just south of the statue of General Wolfe.

The idea is illustrated by this photo set. Details of the application can be found here.

A smaller cable camera will run roughly east-west across the southern end of the Park, and will be suspended between two mobile cranes.…