Get rid of these disruptive LTN restrictions right now

I urge Lambeth council to completely cancel and get rid of low traffic restrictions (LTN) in the Tulse Hill area.

I have spoken to many people who neither want or support this costly idea. LTN has greatly impacted on parcel, food and medicine deliveries, some shops along Upper Tulse Hill have lost trade, visitors driving to see family and friends ( obviously observing current rules on visits) are having a nightmare because many are not familiar with the area with LTN restrictions

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SMETRA opposes Hondo development in Popes Road

This letter has been written on behalf of the St. Matthew’s Estate Tenants and Residents Association (SMETRA) to state our opposition to the proposed Hondo Development in Popes Road in Brixton.

In an effort to represent local opinion on this matter SMETRA Committee Members have been speaking to residents of St. Matthew’s Estate and discussed this at a recent open SMETRA meeting. We have developed a list of our core concerns which have shaped our position.

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Tributes are paid to top surgeon Mr Prakash Sinha

Tributes and donations pour in in memory of one of The Princess Royal Hospital’s most gifted and dedicated surgeons.

It was with profound shock and sorrow that family, friends and colleagues learnt of the untimely death of Mr Prakash Sinha, consultant surgeon and medical director for the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) and long-standing supporter of The Chartwell Cancer Trust.

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No right turn off High Road is a council money-maker

I’ve lived in Streatham for 47 years, born and raised. I have never felt more of a need to write to my local paper SLP until now.

I was issued a Penalty Charge Notice  (£130) for driving down a ‘pop up’ ‘No Entry’ road entering from Streatham High Road.

On September 3, in Streatham High Road, heading south towards Norbury I took the right turn into Glencairn Road as I have for 30 years.

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