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London Dock public meeting today Tuesday 23rd September 5-8 PM

London Dock public meeting today Tuesday 23rd September 5-8 PM

There is rumour of a London Dock meeting / drop-in session for Wapping residents on Tuesday 23rd September 5-8 PM. We say ‘rumour’ as there is nothing to be seen on the London Dock consultation website although residents adjacent to the site (e.g. Quay 430) have been sent a letter.If someone could email Love Wapping a copy […]

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Twelve trees felled for London Dock HGV entrance

Twelve trees felled for London Dock HGV entrance

By on September 18, 2014 in London Dock, Planning with 1 Comment

A total of twelve trees have been felled in Vaughan Way to facilitate the construction of London Dock and particularly the new HGV entrance.All that remains are twelve piles of wood chips.Here is a before and after view from the north end of Vaughan Way near the junction with The Highway looking south. As these photographs […]

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Trees felled for London Dock HGVs

Trees felled for London Dock HGVs

It has been a disastrous few days for the green lungs of East London. First the news that King Edward Memorial Park is going to be trashed by the Thames Water suits and today the Vaughan Way trees started to be felled.

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London Dock Community Update

London Dock Community Update

By on August 13, 2014 in London Dock, News, Planning with 0 Comments

Courtesy of Wapping Conservatives please find below a link to a copy of the London Dock Community Update August 2014 from St. George, the developers of the old News International print works. Seems that construction for Phase 1 of London Dock is about to start.According to the newsletter the work that has already been done (apart from […]

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Vaughan Way trees ready to be felled for London Dock lorry entrance?

Vaughan Way trees ready to be felled for London Dock lorry entrance?

It looks like the new ‘surprise’ lorry entrance in Vaughan Way at London Dock is going ahead and three trees will be the first victims. Rapidly followed by the rest of Wapping.Today tree fellers were at work trimming the main branches and leaves from the three trees in Vaughan Way where the HGV vehicle entrance […]

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