Author: Jacqui Bowers After 6 months of disruption to local businesses and residents, St John’s Road now has new pavement, which, thanks to the heavy rain is looking much better than back in September 2013. However, now chewing gum litters … Continue reading
Author: Cyril Richert The Council is now ready to start Phase 1 of its plan to make major highway improvements to the Clapham Junction Town Centre. The aim is to reduce accidents and improve conditions for all road user, particularly … Continue reading
Author: Cyril Richert The Council is now ready to start road works in Clapham Junction town centre to improve the traffic, redesign the cross-roads, refurbish the pavements and provide several more facilities. A report on feasibility study into improving the … Continue reading
Author: Cyril Richert As I stumbled recently on an old article (last year on the Council’s website) about the revamp of Clapham Junction with the Council’s “Exemplar Scheme” I thought it was time to give a little update.
Author: Mary Ann Tarver The council’s exemplar streetscape plan has several welcome aspects. It should certainly make crossing the road at the main crossroads (St John’s Hill, Lavender Hill, Falcon Road, St John’s Road) much easier and safer – as … Continue reading
Author: Cyril Richert A retrospective application (2017/0146) for erection of a traditional flower stall outside main entrance to Clapham Junction Shopping Centre leading to the station was approved by the Planning Application Committee (PAC) on the 26/04/2017, against the recommendation … Continue reading
Author: Cyril Richert When you think about it, little has changed in Clapham Junction for the past 10 years (although the Council is planning to fill the area with many more high towers). However taking advantage of the “history” option in … Continue reading
Author: Cyril Richert A planning application 2015/1597 from Grand Union bars is proposing a change of use from A3 (restaurant and cafe) to A4 use (drinking establishment), including use of garden, area until late nights, with music and DJs.
Author: Cyril Richert As usual when I attend the Clapham Junction Town Centre Partnership (business associations) meeting, I give a quick feedback on some specific points that were discussed. Business report: The Council has currently appointed a team to overview … Continue reading
Author: Cyril Richert You surely know that larger pavement at the corner of Lavender Hill/Falcon Road, fronting the Revolution bar with 3 (young) trees. This is pictured on the top left of the photo below. Well, well, well, that is … Continue reading