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London Dock secondary school, some facts, some opinions, some clarification

By on November 19, 2016 in London Dock school, Schools with 0 Comments
London Dock secondary school, some facts, some opinions, some clarification

In an attempt to provide everyone with the same information this post is a round-up of all the currently available information Love Wapping has managed to gather about the proposed secondary school on the London Dock site.It is by no means comprehensive but it will hopefully help all involved. The information comes from a variety […]

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22 trees outside Matilda House to be coppiced – but for sound ecology reasons

By on November 19, 2016 in News, Planning with 1 Comment
22 trees outside Matilda House to be coppiced – but for sound ecology reasons

During the week news emerged via Twitter that a planning application (PA/16/02563/NC) had been spotted concerning 22 trees outside Matilda House St. Katharine’s Way to be coppiced (aka reduced to a much lower height) and 56 metres of mixed native hedge added to the estate boundary. Cue uproar! “You can’t cut those trees down!”But it seems the coppicing […]

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London Dock school – confused? You will be. Part One.

By on November 6, 2016 in London Dock, London Dock school, News, Schools with 0 Comments
London Dock school – confused? You will be. Part One.

If you did not attend the meeting regarding London Dock school last week then you missed some good cake. You also missed becoming confused by the well, confusion. LW went along to try and clarify what is going on with Mulberry Schools Trust, the Council and London Dock school and can safely say we have […]

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King Edward Memorial Park (KEMP) update from Thames Tideway Tunnel

By on October 31, 2016 in Save King Edward Memorial Park with 0 Comments
King Edward Memorial Park (KEMP) update from Thames Tideway Tunnel

The main works contractor for the Thames Tideway Tunnel will start the main enabling works (including hoarding around the site, creating an access road and mobilizing the site team) in King Edward Memorial Park in January 2017.A joint venture of experienced tunnelling contractors: Costain Ltd., VINCI Construction Grands Projets and Bachy Soletanche will deliver the […]

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London Dock secondary school meeting Monday 31 Oct 6.30 pm Raines House

London Dock secondary school meeting Monday 31 Oct 6.30 pm Raines House

Just a reminder that there is a meeting regarding the proposal by Mulberry Schools Trust for the London Dock secondary school on Monday 31 Oct 6.30 pm at Raine House, Raine Street.For the geographically challenged Raine Street is just south of 21 Wapping Lane, set back from the road on the green.Unfortunately whatever Mulberry Schools Trust […]

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