Wandsworth protects 120 pubs

country_house_800Wandsworth has removed permitted development rights from 120 of the boroughs bars and taverns.

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Wandsworth Town regen progress

wandsworth town centre regen green spaceWork is proceeding on a landmark Wandsworth town centre regeneration and investment scheme.

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Catalyst wins Southall permission

catalyst southall Toplocks-CGI-for-26-new-homes-300x195Catalyst has been granted permission by Ealing Council to begin work on building 26 new family-sized social rent homes on the Toplocks site in the Southall area of Ealing.

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Ealing and Hill enter homes partnership

Ealing Council is working with Hill to build new homes on 21 underused council-owned sites.
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York and Winstanley progress

New council homes could be on the way in Battersea as part of a plan to keep the local sports centre open for longer than anticipated.

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Survey suggests Heathrow locals favour expansion

heathrow_grimshaw jul 16Populus polling released by Heathrow suggests support for the airport’s expansion plans remains strong in local communities, with over half of residents in the 12 constituencies closest to Heathrow supporting its expansion, and almost 60% feeling positive about the airport overall.

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Councils and Mayor call on May to pick Gatwick

Hammersmith & Fulham, Hillingdon and Wandsworth Councils have signed a letter to Theresa May supporting a new runway at Gatwick Airport, and asking her to abandon proposals to expand Heathrow, as Sadiq Khan does the same.

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Dorsett Shepherds Bush wins International Architecture Award

dorsett-hotelDorsett Shepherds Bush has won the prestigious International Architecture Award 2016 awarded by the Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies.

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UWL “top for student satisfaction”

The University of West London (UWL) has recorded the best results of any university in London in the annual National Student Survey, with students’ responses suggesting it is the best University in London for student satisfaction.

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Reimagining Hammersmith

Place West London and LookwestLondon are holding an event focussed on the future of Hammersmith town centre, prompted by the ideas competition held by HammersmithLondon and West London Link Design as part of the 2016 London Festival of Architecture.

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Wandsworth BIDs consultation to close

Plans for new Business Improvement Districts (BIDs) are being investigated for Putney and Wandsworth Town centres.

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Kuehne + Nagel joins the North Feltham Trading Estate

north feltham trading estateAirport Property Partnership (APP), a joint venture between SEGRO and Aviva Investors, is has signed up transportation and logistics firm, Kuehne + Nagel, to its North Feltham Trading Estate.

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Date set for Arcadia inquiry

A date has been set for the planning inquiry resulting from the Secretary of State’s call in of Benson Elliot’s phase two plans to redevelop the Arcadia site on Ealing Broadway.

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Slough and Heathrow’s creative juices noted

Slough and Heathrow have come second, behind London, in a list of creative conurbations in a report from Creative England and Nesta published last month.

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London Irish open Brentford talks

London Irish have entered discussions over a potential groundshare at Brentford FC’s new Lionel Road ground.

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Brent launches shared affordable

Brent residents and workers are being given the chance to part own a flat in a new Wembley development, with no rent payable on the remaining share.

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Ealing Town Hall named ACV

ealing town hallEaling Council has approved an application from a local group, Ealing Voice, to list Ealing Town Hall as an asset of community value, which will at least delay the council’s plans to sell it to Mastcraft for conversion to a hotel.

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Brent approves affordable homes scheme

Brent Housing Partnership’s plans for an all-affordable homes scheme in Kilburn has been unanimously approved by Brent Council’s planning committee.

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Wandsworth call on Sadiq over stadium

Wandsworth Council has formally called on London Mayor Sadiq Khan to determine the controversial Wimbledon Stadium planning application himself and not hand the decision back to Merton Council.

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More for Inglis

Prime Place have had plans for 188 homes on part of the Inglis Barracks site approved.

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