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Category Archives: Community

Reports on the 4 Peckham NSP sites walk

This post is a collection of several Peckham Vision Facebook posts reporting on the walk on 1st April 2017 around the 4 Peckham town centre sites designated for redevelopment in the Preferred Option of the New Southwark Plan (NSP). Links to the original posts and their photos are in each heading and also here: http://www.peckhamvision.org/wiki/Peckham_Town_Centre_Forum/meetings#1st_April_2017_4_NSP_sites_walk

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HAVE YOUR SAY ON THE FUTURE OF THE PECKHAM CINEMA & MULTI STOREY CAR PARK

 

You can use the letter here:
https://peckhamvision.wixsite.com/peckhammultistorey

  • The Council’s New Southwark Plan (NSP) proposes ‘comprehensive redevelopment’ of the Cinema and Multi Storey Car Park (NSP56).
  • The building would be demolished after 2022 and the end of the leases of Bold Tendencies, Frank’s Café and Peckham Levels.
  • The Council says they would try to relocate the PeckhamPlex cinema, but its future would be uncertain.
  • The Planning Inspector said the Council should research long term uses, before taking the final decision. They haven’t done this yet.
  • If you agree the building’s potential needs full examination before the final decision, let the Council know before 5pm on 28th April 2017.

You can USE THE LETTER HERE:
https://peckhamvision.wixsite.com/peckhammultistorey

More background to the planning issues on the cinema and multi storey car park site is here: Peckham Vision website: http://goo.gl/V2fuu8

Please share this post on your networks, and encourage anyone with an interest in the future of the building and the town centre to send in their comments.

Peckham 4 sites walk & New Southwark Plan (NSP)

To Peckham Vision mailing list

This email gives information on the next phase of the Council’s consultation about their ‘Preferred Option’ of the New Southwark Plan (NSP), which is an important document about land use in Southwark. It is used by developers, so it is essential for individual residents and communities across Southwark to get involved in this process, if they are to have any say in shaping their futures.

FOUR SITES WALK SATURDAY 1ST APRIL 11am-2pm
To help people engage with this very dry topic, we are organising a tour of the four major redevelopment sites proposed for Peckham in the New Southwark Plan (NSP), finishing with a round-up discussion in Peckham Vision’s Bussey studio. The round-up will cover what has been learnt on the walk, the issues raised by the proposals and how to make comments in the consultation.

We hope the walk and discussion will give interesting insights into the developments happening in Peckham town centre. See further information about the NSP below.

If you would like to take part in the walk, please book a free place here: http://goo.gl/tHGLzP .  Further information and briefing about the four sites and the tour and the assembly place will be emailed to all those who register to come.

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Aylesham Centre development – local views from 2016 events

Each year, Peckham Vision takes its stall and mobile exhibition about the town centre developments to several community fairs and festivals. Over the years since 2008, we have discussed the town centre developments with hundreds of local people. In 2016 one of the displays was about the Aylesham Centre redevelopment, one of the 4 sites in the draft New Southwark Plan (NSP) now out for consultation. We asked people to put comments on post-it notes.

All the comments were typed up and are shown in this document: http://www.peckhamvision.org/wiki/images/4/4e/PV_events_Aylesham_summary_v7_yellow_post-its_v7_-_FINAL.pdf  Selections and summaries of the comments are shown to illustrate the themes that emerged under these headings: • Scale & height of buildings • Street scene • Housing • Uses on the site • Facilities on the site • Consultation process.

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New Southwark Plan (NSP) consultation

The New Southwark Plan (NSP) is now out for consultation until 28th April 2017. Four Peckham sites are proposed for redevelopment :

  • the Aylesham Centre,
  • cinema/multi-storey car park,
  • Choumert car park
  • Copeland/Blackpool Rd industrial site.

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Peckham Vision News (1) January 2017

TO PV Mailing list  – HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Please note the dates in your diary.

CONTENTS:
* 12 Jan – Peckham Rye Station drop-in update
* 31 Jan – Station CPO Public Inquiry
* Co-Design review
* Other Town Centre Developments:
– 21 Jan community workshop on the Aylesham Centre
– Flaxyard & Sumner House new planning application
– Planning applications approved: South East Rye Lane
* 26 Jan – A Burns Supper and a Poetry evening in Holdrons Arcade
* 29 Jan – Peckham & Nunhead Community Council
* Crowd funded local projects consultations

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Peckham Vision December 2016 News (1)

TO Peckham Vision mailing list

CONTENTS:

* Holdron’s Arcade Christmas: 8th – 10th December
* Developments:
– Aylesham Centre
– Flaxyard & Sumner House
– Peckham Library Square
– Copeland Road car park site
* Walkabout in Central Rye Lane: 17th December
* Road works information

HOLDRON’S ARCADE CHRISTMAS EXTENDED OPENING
Peckham Vision’s shop and other traders in Holdron’s Arcade 135A Rye Lane will have extended opening hours this week for Christmas. See attached flier. On your way Read more of this post

Peckham Vision November 2016 News (2)

TO Peckham Vision mailing list

CONTENTS:
* Redevelopment of the Aylesham Centre
* Holdron’s Christmas Arcade
* PV Volunteer survey last call
* Bellenden Rd traffic system workshop
* Blenheim Arches studios open weekend
* Rail services to London Bridge & St Pancras

REDEVELOPMENT OF AYLESHAM CENTRE AND MORRISON’S
There is a developer’s consultation meeting on Wednesday 23rd November, and on THURSDAY 24th NOVEMBER both at 6.30-8.30pm, about the future development of the Aylesham Centre, at Rye Lane Chapel (opposite Highshore Road). This is THE major development of Peckham town centre and we hope many local people will get involved in the discussion. Go along to this meeting to register your interest, and also email to get on to their email list: info@ayleshamcentrepeckham.co.uk. See details and booking here: http://www.goo.gl/Y4sMg4

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PECKHAM VISION NEWS November 2016

VOLUNTEER SURVEY

This is a reminder of our volunteer survey which you can find here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/volunteerforpeckhamvision1 If you are thinking of responding, please do that by 20th November.

Thank you very much to those who have responded already. This is very welcome. We will be collating responses after 20th November, and look forward to getting in touch appropriately with everyone who has responded. If you want to know more before then, do drop-in to the Peckham Vision shop today or next Saturday between 2-4pm.

If you value the work of Peckham Vision, and would like it to continue, we hope you will respond. Your response will be important in helping us to decide what work is best taken forward.

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Latest Peckham Vision news

Please click links below for Peckham Vision regular news and information:

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PeckhamVision

Twitter: https://twitter.com/PeckhamVision/with_replies

If you do not have Facebook or twitter accounts, you can see without interruption a live feed on the home page of Peckham Vision’s website: http://www.peckhamvision.org/wiki/Main_Page#Follow_us_on_Facebook