Putney Society Issues Archive

Putney Society and other Wandsworth Civic Groups challenge David Cameron over Wandsworth Planning failures

Posted on: Apr 07, 2014

Press Release - 7th April 2014

Wandsworth London Borough Council is named in an ‘Open Letter’ to David Cameron showing major failures in its planning procedures, and calling for the Prime Minister to set up an urgent independent review.

“The issues which concern us all are the fairness and legality of Wan…

Air Pollution in Putney

Posted on: Mar 01, 2014

Update 28 Feb 2014 – from Jonathan Callaway, Deputy Chairman

Hybrid and low emission diesel buses are progressively being introduced on the High Street and the latest air quality monitoring by the Council suggests there have been welcome falls in Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) levels.  The provisional 2014 year-to-date figures as …

Loss of Offices to Flats

Posted on: Feb 14, 2014

Loss of Office Space in Putney:

All correspondence can be seen at the end of this page.

Many residents and businesses in Putney are very concerned at the accelerating loss of office space in the area. Offices are often considered “good neighbours” as they do not disrupt residential areas at night. They frequently provide good quality local employment with less need for com…

Protection of Local Views in SW15

Posted on: Dec 11, 2013

  

Wandsworth Council’s consultation on their Local Views Supplementary Planning Document (SPD)(October 2013) has just closed. The local list criteria, when adopted, will be used to define the significance of heritage assets including buildings, parks and gardens and other features of architectural, historic, landscape and archaeological interest which are locally imp…

Major Planning Applications and Developments. Qtr 4 2013

Posted on: Dec 11, 2013

Schools:

During 2013 Wandsworth Borough Council (WBC) has given itself planning approval for a new school at Putney Lower Common in spite of significant local opposition Our letter about …

Cycling issues

Posted on: Oct 10, 2013

See letter re two-way cycling in Putney

 

See letter re district line cycling ramp