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Road safety in Collingwood Road

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 10 August, 2017

Parents who walk with their children along Collingwood Road have approached us about the dangers of speeding and heavy traffic.  We know that these concerns are shared by many of you. We have listened to the specific points that have been made, and discussed them with the Council’s traffic engineer, with the local bus company […]

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Plans to rebuild embankment on the By Pass

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 25 February, 2017

Residents of 110-122 Oldfields Road, opposite Tesco’s have received a letter from Transport for London setting out their plans to rebuild the embankment on the By Pass, improve the footway and verge and replace the trees.  TfL rather than Sutton Council have responsibility for this, as it is a major road.  Here are the proposals and […]

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Improved footpath link between the By Pass and Northspur Road

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 2 February, 2017

The Council will be opening up a link between Northspur Road and the By Pass, providing a safe pedestrian route for parents taking children to Westbourne School and for residents shopping at Tesco’s.  The plan is to resurface the underutilised footpath by the side of Access Self Storage, add a drainage gulley, some bollards and […]

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Extended opening hours for McDonalds on the By Pass?

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 14 December, 2016

McDonalds on Sutton By Pass have applied for to extend their licensing hours.  Currently they close at 1am, but the proposal, which will be considered by the Council’s Licensing Committee, extends this opening to 5am, using the Drive Through only.  

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Proposed travellers site not to go ahead

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 12 December, 2016

Many residents contacted us about the suggestion to safeguard a piece of land near Sutton cemetery as a possible travellers’ site.   As a result of the strength of concern from residents the Council has agreed that this suggested site (near Kimpton Industrial Estate) is unsuitable and will instead be looking at expanding the existing traveller site […]

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Following the successful informal consultation with residents a few weeks ago, statutory notices have now been published by the Council for a range of parking measures.  A number of amendments were made to the initial proposals following feedback from residents.  These measures are designed to improve road safety, mainly by improving sight lines at junctions, […]

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Residents have been consulted over a range of parking measures.  These measures are designed to improve road safety, mainly by improving sight lines at junctions, and also to improve access.  They include: by some of the shops in Angel Hill on the corners of Leafield Rd, Burford Rd and Minster Ave on the corner of […]

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Deep clean for the By Pass

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 8 March, 2016

Following a request by your ward councillors, arrangements are being made to clean the central refuge of the By Pass.  This has been neglected in the past.  Clearly care has to be taken for the safety of the street sweepers, but this will now be regularly programmed into the street sweeping rota.

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No Right Turn restriction onto By Pass proposed

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 19 February, 2016

Transport for London, who have responsibility for managing access roads onto the By Pass, are proposing a right turn ban from the exit from the storage warehouse onto the By Pass (opposite McDonalds).

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