Local MP thinks East Croydon Station has only one entrance when it has two

Latest intouch leaflet from Gavin Barwell MP has a short story within it that local councillors are opposing a second entrance to East Croydon Station, calling it bizarre. The only bizarre thing about this is the MP doesn’t seem to know that there are already 2 entrances to East Croydon … Continue reading

£6 million East Croydon Station Bridge funding decision called-in by Addiscombe Councillors

Addiscombe Labour Councillors have called-in Monday’s Croydon Cabinet decision to fund £6 million of Network Rail’s £20 million programme to improve East Croydon Station on the grounds that it fails to deliver an entrance from Cherry Orchard or deliver the promised A to B route from Cherry Orchard Road to … Continue reading

Croydon Council agrees to spend £6 million on new passenger bridge at East Croydon Station

At the Croydon Council Cabinet Meeting tonight, the Council agreed to spend £6million to help fund Network Rail plans to build a new pedestrian bridge from Cherry Orchard Road over to Lansdowne Road. see council report for details. The paper states that the cost of the scheme will cost £20 … Continue reading

Croydon Council Strategic Planning Comittee hosts Menta’s pre-planning application review at July 8th Meeting

Out of the blue comes the agenda for 8th July 2010 Croydon Council Strategic Planning Committee on whose agenda is a pre-application submission by Menta for its Cherry Orchard Road Planning Application. The justification for this is stated in 1.1 of the committee report: “This proposed development is being reported … Continue reading

Menta announces Neighbourhood Consultation Event On Saurday 17th July at 10am – 1pm United Reformed Church, Addiscombe Grove

[googleMap name=”United Reformed Church” width=”200″ height=”200″]Addiscombe Grove[/googleMap]Menta announces a second consultation event for Saturday 17th July 2010.  It states that this is the first in a series of opportunities for local people to feed in their views. Menta state that they are going to submit their planning application later this … Continue reading

Menta to host Community Forum on their response to East Croydon Masterplan, 6.30pm 15th July at Croydon Park Hotel, East Croydon

Just 3 days after Croydon Council’s Cabinet considers the East Croydon Masterplan, Menta, one of the key developers in East Croydon  and major landholder on Cherry Orchard Road, is holding a public meeting with “local stakeholders” at the Croydon Park Hotel. More info July 15th Stakeholder Forum Invitation Dinner is … Continue reading

East Croydon Masterplan to be unveiled at 12th July Croydon Cabinet

Following Cllr Perry (Cabinet Member for Planning, Conservation & Climate Change) comments at Scrutiny & Overview Committee on 15th June 2010 it has now been confirmed that the East Croydon Masterplan will be coming to July 12th Cabinet meeting. Local Addiscombe Councillors have not been allowed to see or review … Continue reading