Peckham Residents' Network

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Category Archives: traffic

Latest Peckham Vision news

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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:


social research opportunity for Cleaner Peckham + other town centre news

Please can you forward this information about our important town centre project to anyone you know who may be interested or may have relevant networks whose participants may be interested:
* A community initiative to tackle the growing problem of waste management in Peckham town centre has been supported by Southwark Council in the High Street Challenge scheme.
* A small grant has been awarded to fund a 5 month social research project led by Peckham Vision, Copeland Park and Rye Lane Traders’ Association (RLTA).
* Here is some preliminary information:
* For a copy of the detailed brief, email –
* The deadline for receipt of proposals is 16th October 2015.

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Sun Rise pattern on Rye Lane 2nd June 2014

From Peckham Vision Facebook: Finding out how to make Rye Lane around the station more pedestrian friendly – look out for the new pattern painted on the road in the next few days, as part of the Pocket Places project, and give some feedback.

16-18 Dec drop-in to Peckham Vision pop-up @PeckhamSprings

Message from Peckham Vision via PRN email
Come and visit, drop-in, have a coffee, tea or juice and light snack, find other locals keen to talk about Peckham town centre and other issues
Peckham Vision @PeckhamSprings
community pop-up, behind Bar Story, off Blenheim Grove
16th & 17th: 11am – 2pm, 4pm – 9pm
18th: 10am – 1pm
Can you spare a couple of hours of yr. time to help at this exciting new venture? If so, you will take part in an enjoyable Peckham social experience, and learn interesting important things about Peckham’s past, present and future. Please reply to this email if you can help, or want more information.  Read more of this post

Bellenden-Holly Grove-Lyndhurst Way-Chadwick: Turning one-way to two-way traffic

Message from Bellenden Residents’ Group (BRG)

The Council has been consulting during March on proposals to replace the one way traffic system to the west of Rye Lane (around Bellenden Rd – Chadwick Rd – Lyndhurst Way – Holly Gv) with a two way traffic system; the proposal includes closing the Highshore Rd exit from Holly Gv – Bellenden Rd. You can see the details here:  Read more of this post

Children play out in Peckham street without cars

See here for an inspirational short video clip from Bristol on what amazing things can happen when children get the street back temporarily:   See below for the first of these short temporary street transformations in Peckham. It could happen in most streets if the residents want to arrange it.  Read more of this post

Peckham planning – PNAAP comments deadline 24 April

This is a reminder that the last date for comments on the PNAAP (Peckham & Nunhead Area Action Plan) is on 24th April 2012. You can email comments to: and remember to give your name and postal address.

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Grove Vale CPZ latest

To residents in streets near Grove Vale

The report of the consultation on the Grove Vale CPZ proposals is now available and will be discussed at the Camberwell Community Council on Tuesday 10 January 2012 7.00 pm
Venue: Jessie Duffett Hall, 92 – 94 Wyndham Road, London SE5 0UB

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Bellenden traffic walkabout

Message sent to Bellenden Residents’ Group

Here are the details of the traffic walkabout in Bellenden this coming Wednesday 14th September. 5pm – 7pm.   The walkabout will be focussing on the one way systems, and the inter-related issues arising for pedestrians, traffic, junctions, car parking, and anything else relevant that emerges. We will have with us Simon Phillips <> from the Council Transport Policy Unit. Read more of this post

road changes at Peckham Rye-East Dulwich Rd & Copeland-Heaton -Consort Road

This is late news in about an opportunity tomorrow – Wednesday evening – to see detailed plans and talk to the Council specialist on the plans to change the road and traffic arrangements at

* Peckham Rye between Rye Lane and the junctions with Somerton Road and East Dulwich Road

* the Copeland-Consort-Heaton Road one way system

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