PLANS TO BUILD BLOCKS OF FLATS JUST OFF TRIANGLE

Plans for 'plot C' at the top of Bedwardine Road (from Brick by Brick website) Brick by Brick, the development company owned by Croydon council, are planning to build three blocks of flats just off the Crystal Palace Triangle. And they are certain to get planning permission for all three developments on Bedwardine Road - … Continue reading PLANS TO BUILD BLOCKS OF FLATS JUST OFF TRIANGLE

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QUEENS HOTEL PLANS SET TO GET GO-AHEAD: MARKET RESEARCHERS TARGET TRIANGLE SHOPS AS OTHER TRADERS SIGN PROTEST LETTER

The above letter has been handed to traders in the Croydon part of the Triangle by market researchers to sign and send to Croydon council's planning department in support of plans for the Queen's hotel, Church Road, Crystal Palace which are being considered by a Croydon council planning committee meeting tonight (Thursday)  The officers report … Continue reading QUEENS HOTEL PLANS SET TO GET GO-AHEAD: MARKET RESEARCHERS TARGET TRIANGLE SHOPS AS OTHER TRADERS SIGN PROTEST LETTER

QUEEN’S HOTEL PLANS SET TO GET GO-AHEAD DESPITE PROTESTS “Proposed basement excavation is not viable to construct and could be a ‘stalking horse’ to gain consent for a follow up application” – councillors

Major plans for the historic Queens hotel, Crystal Palace are set to get the go-ahead at a Croydon council planning committee meeting tonight (Thursday). The application by Queens Crystal Palace Euro Hotel (Jersey) Ltd is for: The (slightly revised) plans involve the demolition of existing buildings to the centre and rear of the site and … Continue reading QUEEN’S HOTEL PLANS SET TO GET GO-AHEAD DESPITE PROTESTS “Proposed basement excavation is not viable to construct and could be a ‘stalking horse’ to gain consent for a follow up application” – councillors

BACKGROUND TO THE NEWS QUEENS HOTEL : ONE – 

MAYOR OF LONDON'S VIEWS An officers report to tonight’s meeting says the case was further considered by the London Mayor who said that while he was content to allow Croydon council to determine the application itself (following on from the planning committee resolution) the officers’ report highlighted a number of issues and concerns that remain … Continue reading BACKGROUND TO THE NEWS QUEENS HOTEL : ONE – 

QUEENS HOTEL BACKGROUND TO THE NEWS QUEENS HOTEL: TWO  AREAS OF OBJECTION – AND AREAS OF SUPPORT

The officers report to tonight's meeting lists a whole string of areas of objection - and areas of support: AREAS OF OBJECTION Principle of Use  No justification for scale of extension and increase in capacity. Sequential test· should include Croydon town centre. A hotel of this size should be located away from areas where public … Continue reading QUEENS HOTEL BACKGROUND TO THE NEWS QUEENS HOTEL: TWO  AREAS OF OBJECTION – AND AREAS OF SUPPORT

BACKGROUND TO THE NEWS QUEENS HOTEL : THREE – “LARGER IS NOT BETTER”…”SITUATION WILL MAKE ON-STREET CAR PARKING IN AREA WORSE”

The officers report gives the views of statutory consultees - and local councillors - on the proposals: North Croydon Conservation Area Advisory Panel (Consultee) Compared to the previous refused scheme, the reduction in mass is negligible  The immediate area is characterised by domestic scale of development and the· proposed additions would exacerbate the already over-dominant … Continue reading BACKGROUND TO THE NEWS QUEENS HOTEL : THREE – “LARGER IS NOT BETTER”…”SITUATION WILL MAKE ON-STREET CAR PARKING IN AREA WORSE”

TIME CALLED ON TRIANGLE RUBBISH

TIME CALLED ON TRIANGLE RUBBISH Restrictions on times bags of rubbish can be left on pavements in Church Road, Westow Street and Westow Hill on the Triangle are set to be introduced by Croydon council from May 1st. The initiative, which involves restricting the time of day that residents and businesses are allowed to leave … Continue reading TIME CALLED ON TRIANGLE RUBBISH

OVERGROUND FESTIVAL – PLEASE GET THOSE APPLICATIONS IN! / STUDENTS WORKING ON NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN

MORE ROAD WORKS IN WESTOW STREET / CHURCH ROAD   The area near to the White Hart pub on the corner of Church Road and Westow Street is set to have more traffic delays once works by Thames Water have finished on January 31st. Church Road, Coxwell Road, Westow Street and Westow Hill could be … Continue reading OVERGROUND FESTIVAL – PLEASE GET THOSE APPLICATIONS IN! / STUDENTS WORKING ON NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN

CHURCH ROAD PLANS

CHURCH ROAD PLANS Planning permission to rebuild part of the former tractor factory shop on Church Road has been granted by Bromley council. A new application for the garage site at Alma Place off Church Road has been submitted to Bromley council - and plans to build houses on the green space on the corner … Continue reading CHURCH ROAD PLANS

DECISION COULD IMPACT ON CROYDON’S ‘BRICK BY BRICK’ PLANS FOR AUCKLAND RISE ESTATE

DECISION COULD IMPACT ON CROYDON'S 'BRICK BY BRICK' PLANS FOR AUCKLAND RISE ESTATE The Secretary of State's decision could impact on Croydon's plans to build up to eight four-storey blocks of infill homes on the Auckland Rise estate in Upper Norwood as part of their borough-wide 'Brick by Brick' scheme. A new website* for people … Continue reading DECISION COULD IMPACT ON CROYDON’S ‘BRICK BY BRICK’ PLANS FOR AUCKLAND RISE ESTATE