Putney Society Issues Archive

The "Blades site" (Putney High St /Putney Bridge Rd) redevelopment plans - public exhibition.

Posted on: Feb 17, 2017

New plans for the development of land formerly known as "Blades site" are being proposed by the new owners Trust Real Estate & Savills Investment Management.   The architects are Grimshaw.

The site, which is now named Levellers Cour…

Night flight restrictions at Heathrow - consultation closes 28th Feb

Posted on: Feb 13, 2017

On Jan 17th the Government published proposals for new night flight restrictions at Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted.   Commnets can be made up to 28th February 2017.

The documents can be viewed by clicking

Richmond & Wandsworth Councils' Shared Staffing Agreement - Members Meeting Presentation

Posted on: Jan 24, 2017

The subject of the well attended January Members' Meeting, held 23rd Jan, was the Richmond and Wandsworth Councils' Shared Staffing Arrangement (SSA).   Wandsworth Councillor Peter Carpenter and Peter Chadwick (Director of Environmenal and Community Services) gave a comprehensive presentation explaining how the SSA has come about and how it is structured.

Wanted! Editor, Putney Society Bulletin

Posted on: Jan 18, 2017

This is a great opportunity to contribute to the work of the Putney Society

The Editor needs:

Some computer skills

An enjoyment of writing

About twelve hours a month

Suitable soft…

Trees to commemorate the Queen's 90th Birthday

Posted on: Dec 02, 2016

On Friday 2nd December two tulip trees were planted in Wandsworth Park by Justine Greening MP for Putney ably assisted by children from local primary schools

The trees, to commemorate HM the Queen's 90th birthday, were planted in National Tree Week following a collaboration between the Society and the Friends of Wandsworth Park with part of the cost being met from the Society T…