Monthly Archives: September 2018

ofo bicyles – Roehampton’s latest fly tipping craze?

What do you think of these ofo bicycles?

They seem to be left about everywhere?

following link highlights some examples of where they are about –

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.237340363792248&type=1&l=602285b7ae

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Alton Leaseholders signing up members (22 September 2018)

Hopefully, despite the weather today, you were supporting the Alton Leaseholders with signing up members.

They were out there today in the rainy weather between 2pm and 4pm doing to following;

“To drum up leaseholder numbers the Management Committee have decided that we are looking to have a neighbourhood promotion of the Alton Leaseholders.

When?

Saturday 22nd September

 Time?

Between the hours of 2pm and 4pm.

What do we need?

At least two volunteers to own the promotion in their area, some areas may need more, and you can of course split the hours amongst yourselves.

Please email if you are interested in being a volunteer. I know we are all busy and want to spend the weekend with our families but please remember if we don’t get more people we want be able to achive our target to get a solicitor.

Suggestion

Complete a leaflet drop to each flat in the neighbourhood highlighting what’s happening and when.

On the day?

Sign up members and inform that the Alton Leaseholders is looking for fighting funds.

We need to be able to drum up leaseholder numbers.

The areas?

The figures mentioned are based on figures from mid-2017 or thereabouts.

Area 1

Wanborough Drive

Properties: Hindhead Point, Hilsea Point, Eashing Point, Blendworth Point, Witley Point,

Resident leaseholders = 65, Away leaseholders = 31, Tenants = 117

 Area 2

Tunworth Crescent

Properties: Allenford House, Swayhting House, Warnford House, tatchbury House, Bramley House, Penwood House, Shalden House,

Resident leaseholders = 63, Away leaseholders = 48, Tenants = 197

 Area 3

Tangley Grove

Properties: Holmsley House, Overton House, Finchdean House, Egbury House, Redenham House, Wheatley House, Brockbridge House, Hurstbourne House,

Resident leaseholders = 51, Away leaseholders = 47, Tenants = 254

 Ellisfield Drive

Properties: Woodcott House, Lyndhurst House,

Resident leaseholders = 16, Away leaseholders = 12, Tenants = 60

Area 4

Highcliffe Drive

Properties: Dunbridge House, Binley House, Charcot House, Dunmead House, Winchfield House,

Resident leaseholders = 44, Away leaseholders = 71, Tenants = 260

Area 5

Norley Vale

Properties: Longmoor Point, Westmark Point, Grayswood Point

Resident leaseholders = 46, Away leaseholders = 30, Tenants = 51

Dilton Gardens

Properties: Cadnam Point, Dunhill Point,

Resident leaseholders = 18, Away leaseholders = 13, Tenants = 53

Area 6

Fontley Way

Properties: Kimpton House, Farnborough House, Rushmere House, Somborne House, Chilcombe House, Crondall House,

Resident leaseholders = 37, Away leaseholders = 56, Tenants = 195

Area 7

Lennox Estate

Properties: Esme House, Sarah House, Louisa House, 

Resident leaseholders = 24, Away leaseholders = 21, Tenants = 90

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Alton Leaseholders jumble sale (23 September 2018)

If you don’t want water sprinklers retro fitted in your home, then you might want to help the Alton Leaseholders by contributing towards it getting its own legal representation.

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Weekly Council Planning applications decisions (1 September 2018)

Given there is so much happening in the ward at the moment, it might be worth residents keeping a watch on what is being planned for the Alton Estate. So, on a best endeavours basis, we’ll try to include this section.

The page numbers refer to the Wandsworth Borough Council’s (WBC) planning applications and decisions for the Roehampton & Putney Heath ward. Whilst every effort is made to highlight the page numbers and present the information below it is always best for the reader to have a read of the original Council documents just in case any errors have been made.

Applications (no application) – http://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/downloads/file/13657/applications_week_ending_1_september_2018

Appears to be no planning applications for this week.

Decisions (page 13) – http://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/downloads/file/13658/decisions_week_ending_1_september_2018

Application Number: 2018/3360,

  • Address: 33 Roedean Crescent, SW15 5JX,
  • Proposal: Variation of condition 2 (in accordance with approved drawings) pursuant to planning permission dated 19/10/2017 ref 2017/3099 (Demolition of existing building and erection of 2 x 5-bedroom three storey houses (top floor in roof); associated garages, landscaping and parking and alterations to front boundary) to allow increase in size of garages, position of houses to be adjusted with garage to house 1 brought forward, revised location of bin store and boundary of house 2, ground floor elevation changes to house 1.

Application Number: 2018/1651,

  • Address: 8 Heathview Gardens, SW15 3SZ,
  • Proposal: Excavation to create basement including swimming pool with formation of front and side lightwells with grilles over; alterations to front and rear fenestration.

For the most recent Weekly List of planning applications and decisions – http://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/downloads/download/1326/full_list_of_weekly_planning_applications_and_decisions

If interested in searching for more information about a planning application, go to the Wandsworth Borough Council’s ‘Searching planning applications’ webpage – http://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/info/516/view_planning_application_by_address_or_map/364/searching_planning_applications

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Weekly Council Planning applications decisions (25 August 2018)

Given there is so much happening in the ward at the moment, it might be worth residents keeping a watch on what is being planned for the Alton Estate. So, on a best endeavours basis, we’ll try to include this section.

The page numbers refer to the Wandsworth Borough Council’s (WBC) planning applications and decisions for the Roehampton & Putney Heath ward. Whilst every effort is made to highlight the page numbers and present the information below it is always best for the reader to have a read of the original Council documents just in case any errors have been made.

Applications (page 27) – http://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/downloads/file/13650/applications_week_ending_25_august_2018

Application Number: 2018/3996,

  • Address: Harvey and Romero Court Building University of Roehampton Roehampton Lane SW15 5PUI
  • Proposal: Details of materials pursuant to condition 3 of planning permission dated 29/05/2018 ref 2018/1531 (Alterations including erection of two-storey rear extension, enclosure of existing courtyard, installation of replacement of windows and erection of external plant.).

Application Number: 2018/4049,

  • Address: Crosshaven, 4 Coppice Drive, SW15 5BW,
  • Proposal: Alterations including erection of part single, part two-storey front, side and rear extensions; erection of replacement roof including raising the ridge by 1.0m; erection of dormer windows to front, side and rear roof slopes; use of garage as habitable accommodation and installation of a replacement window, raising of chimney

Decisions (page 22) – http://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/downloads/file/13651/decisions_week_ending_25_august_2018

Application Number: 2018/3143,

  • Address: 34 Roehampton High Street, SW15 4HJ,
  • Proposal: Installation of replacement of 1st & 2nd floor windows & conservation roof light to front elevation and kitchen and dormer windows to rear elevation.

Application Number: 2018/3687,

  • Address: Telecommunications Mast 78614, North East of 78 Street Furniture, Roehampton Lane, London,
  • Proposal: Notification of intention to install 2no. additional radio equipment cabinets, 1no. electrical meter cabinet and ancillary development.

Application Number: 2018/3278,

  • Address: 18 Rodway Road, SW15 5DS,
  • Proposal: Erection of replacement single storey rear extension.

For the most recent Weekly List of planning applications and decisions – http://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/downloads/download/1326/full_list_of_weekly_planning_applications_and_decisions

If interested in searching for more information about a planning application, go to the Wandsworth Borough Council’s ‘Searching planning applications’ webpage – http://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/info/516/view_planning_application_by_address_or_map/364/searching_planning_applications

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Weekly Council Planning applications decisions (18 August 2018)

Given there is so much happening in the ward at the moment, it might be worth residents keeping a watch on what is being planned for the Alton Estate. So, on a best endeavours basis, we’ll try to include this section.

The page numbers refer to the Wandsworth Borough Council’s (WBC) planning applications and decisions for the Roehampton & Putney Heath ward. Whilst every effort is made to highlight the page numbers and present the information below it is always best for the reader to have a read of the original Council documents just in case any errors have been made.

Applications (page 23) – http://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/downloads/file/13631/applications_week_ending_18_august_2018

Application Number: 2018/3786,

  • Address: Leicester House 118 120 122 and 124, Portsmouth Road, SW15 3TZ,
  • Proposal: Erection of brick and timber gas meter enclosure to north elevation.

Application Number: 2018/3842,

  • Address: 43 Arabella Drive, SW15 5LL,
  • Proposal: Alterations including side extension and changes to fenestration in connnection with use of garage as additional habitable floorspace.

Application Number: 2018/3896,

  • Address: Texaco, 29 Roehampton Vale, SW15 3DX,
  • Proposal: Display of internally illuminated fascia to shop, 3 x externally illuminated petrol canopy fascia signs (with internally illuminated co-op logos), 2 x non-illuminated wall mounted panels, 11 x non-illuminated post mounted flat panels and internally illuminated totem sign.

Decisions (page 18) – http://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/downloads/file/13632/decisions_week_ending_18_august_2018

Application Number: 2018/2927,

  • Address: Park Lodge,132 Priory Lane, SW15 5JP,
  • Proposal: Erection of single storey outbuilding in rear garden.

Application Number: 2018/2663,

  • Address: 117 Roehampton Vale, SW15 3PG,
  • Proposal: Alterations including erection of two-storey rear extension with hipped roof over including rear and side dormer roof extensions.

For the most recent Weekly List of planning applications and decisions – http://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/downloads/download/1326/full_list_of_weekly_planning_applications_and_decisions

If interested in searching for more information about a planning application, go to the Wandsworth Borough Council’s ‘Searching planning applications’ webpage – http://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/info/516/view_planning_application_by_address_or_map/364/searching_planning_applications

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Western Area Housing Panel (24 September 2018)

Background

The latest meeting of the Residents Association (RA) Western Area Housing Panel (WAHP) took place on 24 September 2018.

What is the WAHP?

As per the Council’s website the Area Housing Panel is described as;

“The AHPs bring together two representatives from each accredited RA within the following areas:

  • Eastern (Battersea)
  • Central (Putney & Central Wandsworth)
  • Western (Roehampton)
  • Southern (Tooting) 

AHP meetings are held four times a year in each of the four areas and are chaired by either the Chairman or Deputy Chairman of the HROSC. At the AHP each association can raise issues concerning the management of their estate/block.

  • These meetings assess and comment on the delivery of housing services and our performance
  • consider and approve small improvement grants 
  • liaise with the BRF on housing reports and decisions”

Source:

http://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/info/200561/resident_involvement/246/get_involved_-_housing/3

Who are the WAHP RAs?

They are;

  • Ashburton Sheltered Residents’ Association (ASRA),
  • Cadnam Point Residents’ Association (CPRA),
  • Crown Court Residents’ Association (CCRA),
  • Finchdean House Residents’ Association (FHRA),
  • Hayward Gardens Residents’ Association (HGRA),
  • Hersham Close Residents’ Association (HCRA),
  • Innes Gardens Residents’ Association (IGRA),
  • Kimpton House Residents’ Association (KHRA),
  • Lennox Sheltered Residents’ Association (LSRA),
  • Manresa and Minstead Sheltered Housing Residents’ Association (MMSHRA),
  • Putney Vale Residents’ Association (PVRA),
  • St Margaret’s Court Sheltered Residents Association (SMCSRA),
  • Stockhurst Close Residents’ Association (SCRA),
  • Stoughton Close/Greatham Walk/Ryefield Path Residents’ Association (SCGWRPRA),

The Agenda for the evening:

Link to agenda and documents – https://1drv.ms/b/s!ArEMr7ee7ZCNiSu6vApDotwb5pxc

  1. Apologies
  2. Minutes – 17th July 2018
  3. Roehampton Regeneration update
  4. Roehampton Partnership election
  5. Report back from the Borough Residents Forum (BRF)
  6. Performance Monitoring,
  7. Small Improvement Budget (SIBs)
  8. Fire Safety
  9. Urgent Items
  10. Future Meetings

Some comments about the meeting.

Section 2 – Minutes – 17th July 2018

There was a discussion around the poor communications with residents that seems to be constantly happening, the example of works being delayed due to the discovery of bats was mentioned – https://1drv.ms/b/s!ArEMr7ee7ZCNiGPMgahZR7ojdkLP

There was also a discussion regarding the quality of works delivered at Kimpton House with regards to the contractors not installing a wire cage as agreed with the KHRA –  https://1drv.ms/b/s!ArEMr7ee7ZCNiGdLUFDfcQRDvcSS

Section 5 – Report back from the Borough Residents Forum (BRF)

There was an amendment which was provided –  https://1drv.ms/b/s!ArEMr7ee7ZCNiGb1xYYeB–HToiV

Section 7 – SIBs

What is a SIB? Have a look at the Council’s website which provides a brief summary – http://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/info/200561/resident_involvement/1645/small_improvement_grants_for_housing_estates

The following items were agreed;

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