Posts Categorized: Latest news

Introduction to the history pages

Before we start… please note this part of the website is still being developed. The history notes are available in sequence if you click on the Local History link to the right hand side of the page. And.. these articles are also spread through the main run of articles below. We hope to tidy this… Read more »

A short history of the area – rough draft

Please note that almost nothing here is original research and is drawn from the resources in the other page on this website of Local History Resources. Some of those need buying at Owl – by phone now – or via Abebooks for second hand copies. So this is a very compressed version to get you… Read more »

IARA objection to Spring Place depot 7.9.21

We would be grateful if you would add this further objection from the Inkerman Area Residents Association to the planning website.  We note the amendments proposed by Segro in their letter of 6 August 2021.  These amendments fail to address the fundamental problem with this application – namely, that this site is totally unsuitable for… Read more »

Regis Road Food Garden – objection to planning application

Application No: 2021/3453/P Inkerman Area Residents Association (IARA) is directly affected by this planning application and, based on our experience of the (already fully operative) site to date, we wish to oppose it for the following reasons. The site opened without prior planning approval and therefore without prior consultation.  Less than a week before it… Read more »

Really important planning battles that need your involvement.

Planning matters In the last email we told you about three major planning issues that affect the Inkerman Area. Here are the updates: Spring Place – Segro planned change of use – If you picked up a Camden New Journal this week you’ll see some of us standing outside the proposed depot protesting about the… Read more »

Let’s not let a commercial development wreck the area and other threats…

1. Spring Place a distribution Centre? Segro is a huge international property company – they boast they are the biggest in the UK with a capitalization of £11.7 billion. They want to open a warehouse and distribution centre at the old Addison Lee repair centre in Spring Place, the northern extension of Willes Road. Their… Read more »