The South East Delegates’ Briefing ahead of the conference was held in Labour’s Victoria HQ. 80 Delegates from 8 counties were able to make it to the briefing. Continue reading Pre-Labour Conference Briefing
The Conservative Chairman of the Planning Committee walked out before the start of meeting on 6 September. Continue reading Proposed Eleven Storey Tower Block
There was a second fire at the Woodlands Bankqueting Suite on Thursday 7th September. The police are treating the fire as suspicious. Continue reading Second Fire at the Woodlands!
A resident of Swanley provides a detailed critique of U&I’s proposed development of Swanley Town Centre. Continue reading More Objections!
People can now see how extensive the plans are for Swanley. The most graphic image of U&I plans for developing Swanley Town Centre. Continue reading Devastating Swanley Town Centre!
The proposed 11 storey building is too high for Swanley town centre. (Planning ground: visual amenity. In any location where the highest adjacent buildings are 4 storey and most only 2 storey, an 11 storey building will be completely out of scale. With Swanley being on top of a hill, the tower will be visible for miles in the surrounding countryside. Continue reading A Resident’s View
Residents who wish to have their say in the U+I planning proposals for Swanley Town Centre may want to use this letter as a guide. You may add or subtract points as you choose, but do try to keep the format with planning reference number, etc. Continue reading Have Your Say!
Swanley Town Council has called a public meeting on the plans put by Sevenoaks District Council to develop Swanley Town Centre. The meeting will take place on Wednesday 16th August, 7.00pm, at the Alexandria Suite, St, Mary’s Road, Swanley BR8 7BU. Continue reading Residents Meeting Wednesday 16th August
Swanley Residents have organised a spontaneous protest against U&I plans to build luxury tower blocks in Swanley Town Centre. The protest will take place on Tuesday 12th September, at 12.00pm at Swanley Town Centre. Members of the press will be there. If you can make it please give your support, and stand up for Swanley. Continue reading Residents Protest
From August 8th, and with no notice, U+I have increased the parking charges for the Town Centre car parks from 25p for the first hour to £1. A fourfold increase. Continue reading Parking Charges Shoot Up