RECC: Have Your Say – It’s Our Community

Invite to RECC Event 21st April 2012  21/04/2012 @ 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm Where: St Mary Magdalene Hall, St Mary Magdalene With St Martins Church, Canning Rd,Croydon,Surrey CR0 6QD, UK Want to make East Croydon a better place? Want to meet like minded neighbours who want to seem positive … Continue reading

Boris has 14 days from today to decide on Menta’s Skyscraper

Croydon Council officers confirmed today they have referred Menta’s application the Mayor of London and the GLA today. They said the referral was accompanied by the Committee Report and addendum, plus the sunlight information that was presented to the Committee (which is now on Croydon Council’s website with all the … Continue reading

Battle over Menta’s Skyscraper not over, Boris Johnson still to decide

The battle over Menta’s 55 storey skyscraper is not lost, and now the Mayor of London will have to decide to support this scheme or not. Local residents can now make their feelings and comments known to Boris Johnson, Mayor of London, about Croydon Council’s decision to approve Menta’s 55 … Continue reading

Town Hall Conservatives support Menta’s 55 storey Skyscraper against wishes of local residents

The Strategic Planning meeting m Thursday 21st July  last night and voted 6 to 5 in favour of a 55 story residential skyscraper that will cast a shadow over half the ward and blight the lives of hundreds of residents. All 6 Tory Councillors voted in favour of the scheme … Continue reading

Planning Meeting on Menta’s 55 Storey Skyscraper on 21st July 2011

Over 600 local residents have objected to Menta’s planning application to build its 55-storey Skyscraper on Cherry Orchard Road. Local Labour Councillors Sean Fitzsimons, Mark Watson and Patricia Hay-Justice have supported the local resident’s campaign against this overwhelming monstrosity of a building, that will overshadow local residents who live in … Continue reading

Details from Menta of their proposals for Cherry Orchard Road

Below is a copy of the press release from Quatro Public Relations on behalf of Menta. Full details of the application can be found on Croydon Council planning pages. Planning application number 11/00981/P Press release on Behalf of Menta: 4th April 2011 Planning application for Cherry Orchard Road submitted by … Continue reading

Planning Applications in the East India Conservation Area

Over the last few months we have seen a number of new planning applications for old garage, back garden and warehouse sites in this conservation area. All these are for applications to provide more residential accommodation and all seems to be of a high density with limited amenity space provided … Continue reading