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Planning, roads, art, crime … more 31.8.21

Holmes Road – plans for a Healthy Schools Street  IARA was invited at short notice to a zoom meeting with local councillors and council officers, where we heard about plans to consult on a 2 stage approach to dealing with the severe traffic congestion in Holmes Road.  The first stage would be to make it… Read more »

Major problems for Holmes Road – and more. July Update

Dear membersIt’s hot, and a lot of people are away but there are a few issues that need attention.  It is particularly alarming that a number of commercial enterprises seem to be starting up without planning permission or the necessary licences, and we are very strongly raising this with our councillors. 1. The formal planning application… Read more »

Noise, traffic, volunteering and more – June update

The Beer Garden . In our last email we told you about the huge new beer garden that was due to open in Regis Road.  Those of you in the WhatsApp group will know that the story has moved on – here is a summary. Last Monday four of us from IARA met some of the… 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 »

April Update: Some good news on traffic, ideas for development control, local nature and wildlife and more …

Major good news about Inkerman Area Street traffic from Camden. We recently wrote to Karl Brierly, Camden’s Principal Transport Planner (LEN & Healthy Streets) to highlight the problems of traffic in Holmes Road, and supporting the proposals for a Healthy Street.          (See below *) He has replied at length, giving updates and timetables for… Read more »