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Lewisham Council Transport and StreetScape Survey

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Lewisham residents are coming together out of sheer frustration over inconsiderate neighbours. Lewisham Council is being asked to reinstate its out of hours noise control service. A victim of the swingeing cuts, the noise abatement team now only come out during work hours. Neighbours who are being disturbed and inconvenienced are asked to keep a …

The flagship  St Mungo’s  hostel for the homeless on Ennersdale Road is hosting a consultation event this week to allow local residents to find out more about their plans to expand the hostel and increase the number of beds and types of treatment they can offer on site.  Currently there are beds for 60,  this …

Lewisham Gateway will be hosting a fourth drop-in consultation event You can see the information boards from the event here and let us know your thoughts using our online feedback form on our updated website. Thursday 8 September 4-8pm at the Foyer of the Glass Mill Leisure Centre, 41 Loampit Vale, SE13 7FT If you have …

7 Councillors attended Tuesday’s Strategic Committee Meeting. They listened to planning officers, St Modwen and community objectors to the plans. At the end of the meeting the plans were approved with councillors voting as follows. Cllr Amanda De Ryk (Blackheath) – approve Cllr Kevin Bonavia (Blackheath) – approve Cllr Joan Reid (Lewisham Central) – approve …

7 Councillors attended Tuesday’s Strategic Committee Meeting. They listened to planning officers, St Modwen and community objectors to the plans. At the end of the meeting the plans were approved with councillors voting as follows. Cllr Amanda De Ryk (Blackheath) – approve Cllr Kevin Bonavia (Blackheath) – approve Cllr Joan Reid (Lewisham Central) – approve …

You are invited to the Planning Committee’s meeting 17 May at 7.30 pm at Lewisham’s Council Chambers Civic Suite Catford Road, London SE6. The future of Leegate will be decided by 10 of Lewisham’s councillors at this meeting. Despite there being considerable local objection to the plans planning officers have recommended that councillors accept the plans. At the meeting you will see how …

New documents were published regarding St Modwen’s Leegate plans on 8th April. Deadline for you to tell Lewisham what you think is 4th May. Submissions The plans remain unchanged. You can resend a previous submission or send a new submission to planning@lewisham.gov.uk giving your name and address and quoting DC/14/090032 The assumption of planners and …

New documents have been published regarding St Modwen’s Leegate plans. Submissions You can resend a previous submission or send a new submission to planning@lewisham.gov.uk giving your name and address and quoting DC/14/090032 You can read the new documents here (scoll to the bottom) You can read our thoughts on the new documents below. Best wishes Sarah, …

Earlier this month the HGCA helped the London Sustainability Exchange (LSX) to find local homeowners interested in discussing energy efficiency and sustainability- and everyone walked away with £30! The LSX are now hosting a second focus group meeting in March. Those who attended last time are very welcome again. — Hither Green Community Association is …

Have you noticed that the trees in our streets are not getting replaced? Despite massive infrastructure investments in Lewisham, replacing sick or dead trees are not a priority with Lewisham Council right now. Trees are an essential part of the landscape, breaking the hard edges of concrete, giving the birds a place to sing from …