Putney Society Issues Archive

Putney Bridge closed for repairs July to October 2014

Posted on: Jun 11, 2014

The Bridge is now closed and will not be open again to traffic until October.  Pedestrians and dismounted cyclists can cross over a narrow path.

Repairs to Putney Bridge, which are urgently needed to safeguard the future of this vital river crossing, means…

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 July 2014 - from Jonathan Calloway, Deputy Chairman

Pollution: Submission to HofC Environmental Audit Committee
The Putney…

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…