Monthly Archives: April 2016

Andrew Kennedy Discusses Planning Committee Review of Revised Whitgift Proposals

Andrew Kennedy summarises the discussion at the 28 April Planning Committee meeting on the revised plans for the Whitgift Centre by Westfield Hammerson on 28 April. His comments are marked ED. What did we learn? Well the funniest moment was when the … Continue reading

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Westfield and Hammerson Are Dragging Their Feet – Part 3

Continued from previous posting. Transportation, Access and Parking The new proposals are for one continuous car park at roof level with northern and southern access points as before. (Para 5.43), but the southern access point from Wellesley Rd will be … Continue reading

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Westfield and Hammerson Are Dragging Their Feet – Part 2

Continued from previous posting. Poplar Walk ‘The approved scheme provided for the northern access to the site off Poplar Walk. This is now off Wellesley Road and requires a southbound right hand turn and the introduction of a new stop … Continue reading

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Westfield and Hammerson Are Dragging Their Feet – Part 1

The Westfield/Hammerson Croydon Partnership (CP) the Whitgift Centre is dragging its feet in terms of finalising acceptable plans for the redevelopment of the Whitgift Centre. They have submitted revised plans which are being considered at pre-application stage by the Council’s … Continue reading

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Wandsworth History & Heritage Festival Events 29 April – 12 June

  Friday 29 April. 8pm. ‘Blueprint for Living’ – The Story of the Fitzhugh Estate, Wandsworth  Talk by Sharon O’Neill for Wandsworth Historical Society. Sharon O’Neill is a social documentary photographer concentrating primarily on people and places that from the outside seem … Continue reading

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Croydon TUC May Day Rally 30 April

CROYDON TUC MAY DAY MARCH AND RALLY SATURDAY, 30 APRIL, 12 NOON  Croydon Assembly is calling on all trade union and community activists to give their support this coming Saturday, 30 April, to the Croydon TUC May Day March and … Continue reading

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Croydon Events & News at 24 April

  Saturday 30 April. Croydon TUC May Day March and Rally Assemble with banners and placards from 11.30am outside Marks & Spencer, North End to march to Ruskin House, 23 Coombe Rd, for a rally and entertainment. You can download … Continue reading

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