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Local HistoryNewsPlanning and Environment
17 April 2024

Raising a Stink

Wimbledon has a number of curious poles.  They look like very tall Victorian lamp-posts, but without a lamp at the top.  They are ventilation stacks, more commonly known as "stink…
AELTCNewsPlanning and EnvironmentWimbledon Town Centre
19 March 2024

Merton’s Local Plan – our response to the Inspectors’ Main Modifications.

A new Local Plan for Merton has been in preparation for some years.  This determines planning policies for the Borough for the next 15 years.  It needs to be compliant…
AELTCNewsPlanning and Environment
23 January 2024

AELTC – GLA Decision – Wimbledon Society Statement

The Wimbledon Society is pleased to see that the GLA is taking over the AELTC's planning application to develop the former Wimbledon Park Golf Course as an industrial tennis complex. …
AELTCGreenwatchNewsPlanning and Environment
12 January 2024

Our Planning and Environment Committee – Review of 2023

REVIEW OF THE YEAR 2023 Planning Application Statistics In 2023, we considered 173 planning applications in detail (2022: 205).  We objected to, or commented on, 101 (58%) of these (2022:…
AELTCNewsPlanning and Environment
11 January 2024

Letters of Objection to the Greater London Authority re AELTC Plans for Wimbledon Park Golf Course

Following the decision by Merton Council to approve the AELTC planning application to build on the former Wimbledon Park Golf Course and by Wandsworth Council to refuse it, Merton and…
AELTCNewsPlanning and Environment
14 December 2023

AELTC Planning Application and Greater London Authority – how to make your views known

Following the decision by Merton Council to approve the AELTC planning application to build on the former Wimbledon Park Golf Course and by Wandsworth Council to refuse it, Merton and…

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