Tag Archives: Chapel Road

Chapel Road closed to traffic

Thames water are fixing yet another leak under Chapel Road SE27 0TY at its junction with Knights Hill.

Unfortunately the proposed works by Thames Water to replace a 21inch water mains under Norwood Road will not stop more localised smaller leaks.

Please keep reporting, seeps, trickles and streams of clear water direct to Thames Water at:

https://www.thameswater.co.uk/help-and-advice/Report-a-problem/Report-a-problem

Or telephone 0800 714 614  –  line open 24/7.

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West Norwood Gateway Garden

A new community garden will be built on Sunday 18th March ( snowed off on Saturday!)  between 10.30am and 2pm on corner of Chapel Road & Knights Hill SE27 0TL

All help welcome

The new West Norwood Gateway Garden, under the Community Freshview scheme, will replace a long standing eyesore popular with flytippers. The garden is designed by local resident and garden designer Tessa Parikian.  A team of volunteers from the neighbourhood and local businesses via the Station to Station Business Improvement District are supporting the project.

For details check out the “Greening West Norwood” facebook group athttps://www.facebook.com/groups/252599295261497/

If you and you neighbours are interested in a Community Freshview day for your street find out more about by phoning 020 7926 0524 or email Freshview@lambeth.gov.uk.

@StationTStation

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West Norwood is regenerating….

There is increased interest from the private sector to invest in West Norwood. A public meeting is taking place at 7.30pm on Tuesday 28th November at the Salvation Army SE27 9AW for local people to discuss the latest plans including :

Norwood Road between Lansdowne Hill & York Hill and the old Laundry site; Knollys Goods Yard; Chapel Rd/Knights Hill corner & Norwood High Street.

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Chapel Road Site

Current site

Cashco have new proposals to build a cash & carry warehouse, offices to let and 26 homes on the neglected corner site of Knights Hill and Chapel Road. You can see the plans and meet the developers on Wednesday  29th March between 3pm &  8pm at the Fire station  210 Knights Hill SE27 0QA

For more details and to comment online see: www.njlconsulting.co.uk/ norwood

Cashco intend to  submit a formal planning application later this year – this will give another opportunity to comment formally on the plans.

Proposed new development

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Travellers at Knights Hill 

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Travellers arrived last night and are camped on the vacant site on Knights Hill at the corner with Chapel Road. The police and Cllr Sonia Winifred visited today. The traveller say they are staying for a few days over the bank holiday weekend.

The police will monitor the site over the weekend but there are “no aggravating factors’ requiring immediate action. They will also try to contact the owners of the land. It is believed the land is owned by a cash & carry business in Tooting.

If anyone has concerns please contact the local police on 101  (or 999 if an emergency). Should you need to contact Lambeth’s Noise team over the weekend phone 020 7926 5999.

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40 new homes planned

NMC House

NMC House

The owners of NMC House in Chapel Road SE27 0TP have applied for outline planning permission to demolish the 2 storey building, & warehouses at the back, and to build a new  L- shaped block of 40 homes. The plans at this stage include an underground car park with 29 spaces , 28 one-bedroom flats and 12 three bedroom flats. It is not clear how high the new block would be. The new block would extend around the back of the  4 storey Weaver House in Chapel Road to Weaver Walk.

To see and comment on the plans see the online Lambeth Planning Portal and use reference 15/01793

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Diversions for resurfacing of Norwood High Street

Cllr. Jackie Meldrum in Norwood High Street

Cllr. Jackie Meldrum in Norwood High Street

Following the rebuild of Ernest Avenue (in front of West Norwood bus garage) and the new pavements around St Lukes church – work on resurfacing Norwood High Street, by contractors CVU, is planned between Friday 14th February and Friday 28th February.

Norwood High Street lies between Robson Road and Chapel Road and is part of the one-way system around St Lukes church – so there will be a series of traffic and bus diversions to allow the road resurfacing works to be done.

If there any difficulties contact Lambeth Highways engineers: highways@lambeth.gov.uk or phone 07940 578880 or 020 7926 9000. If you are a twitter user then follow @mywestnorwood for the latest news.

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