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Broken Thames Tideway barge causes Free Trade Wharf evacuation

Broken Thames Tideway barge causes Free Trade Wharf evacuation

By on November 8, 2017 in Save King Edward Memorial Park with 0 Comments

Reports are just coming in that residents of Free Trade Wharf have been evacuated as one of the large ‘jack up’ rigs being used by Thames Tideway to construct the supersewer (aka Thames Tideway Tunnel) has suffered a mechanical failure. 

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Biggs – no joint plans with Turks Head Company, no s106 cash for Lido

Biggs – no joint plans with Turks Head Company, no s106 cash for Lido

Official from John Biggs Mayor of Tower Hamlets regarding the Turks Head Company, the Lido and the £3.1m Tideway s106 cash. 

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KEMP planning event – statement by Turks Head Company

KEMP planning event – statement by Turks Head Company

John Aldenton of Turks Head Company has stated that the KEMP planning event  has been organised for the Community Liaison Working Group.

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Turks Head Charity ‘planning weekend’ for KEMP exposed

Turks Head Charity ‘planning weekend’ for KEMP exposed

The KEMP ‘planning weekend’ taking place this weekend is not quite what the Turks Head Company claims it is.

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Plan to remove ‘King Edward Memorial Park’ from the map.

Plan to remove ‘King Edward Memorial Park’ from the map.

A proposal by local charity the Turks Head Company to rename King Edward Memorial Park as ‘Shadwell Park’ has emerged ahead of a ‘planning weekend’ organised by John Aldenton’s charity on 13th, 14th and 15th October.

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