TfL seeks partners

The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson and Transport for London have announced plans to develop TfL’s property estate by creating property development partnerships as part of its wider programme to generate £3.4bn in non fare revenue over the next ten years.

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Heathrow loses “busiest airport” tag

dubaiDubai Airports today released its year-end traffic report which confirm that Dubai International Airport has secured its position as the number one airport for international passenger numbers – usurping capacity-constrained Heathrow.

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Posted in General, Heathrow

Old Oak MDC approved, QPR boosted

qpr old oak dec 2013Communities Secretary Eric Pickles has approved the setting up of the Old Oak Mayoral Development Corporation, with Sir Edward Lister giving a boost to QPR’s plans of moving there.

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Posted in General, Hammersmith & Fulham, Park Royal

Brent schools expansion

Plans to create over 1,000 new school places in Brent have received council Cabinet backing.

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Posted in Brent

Work begins at Westway

A regeneration programme at the Westway Estate in Park Royal has begun, with the demolition of the site starting in January.

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Posted in Ealing, Park Royal

Gardner’s CPO

Wandsworth Council has given a developer a two month deadline to carry out urgent repairs to a neglected historic building in Tooting or face losing it through a compulsory purchase order.

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Posted in Wandsworth

Empty shops consultation

Hammersmith & Fulham Council has opened a consultation on bringing empty shops back in to use.

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Posted in Hammersmith & Fulham