Breaking - Canbury Business Park application withdrawn


CNM Estates have withdrawn their controversial planning application to build a 14-storey tower block on the site of Canbury Business Park.

This retreat follows intense local opposition to the plans.  Residents in neighbouring streets felt the tower block was too high for the area and many were appalled that the plan included very little provision for affordable housing. It would also have required the re-siting of a school.

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London Labour Mayor fails to reject 14 storey towers


The Labour London Mayor has just reviewed the proposed 14-storey development of Canbury Business Park.

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Tory neglect with New Malden fly tipping epidemic


Fly Tipping a Scourge

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Berrylands door entry system petition success


Your Berrylands Lib Dem Focus team are delighted that after years of campaigning - and a recent resident petition - secure door entry systems are to be installed along flats on King Charles Road. 

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Clean Air Action Plan


Kingston Liberal Democrats are alarmed by the ever increasing evidence linking air pollution to poor health – from lung diseases like asthma and other respiratory problems to heart and other cardiovascular diseases.

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End the empty homes crisis


Homes across Kingston left empty for years

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Visitor scratch cards to stay!


Conservative councillors at Kingston Council performed a dramatic U-turn last week, backing down on the abolition of paper parking visitor scratch cards in the face of a large Lib Dem petition and residents' concerns.

Zain Abbas (pictured above) added, 'I would like to thank everyone who signed the petition and showed that local voices can make a real difference.'

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Police counter CLOSED


New Malden Police counter shut down

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Petition prompts Council climbdown over Kingston homeless this Christmas

Kingston is being let down


The Conservatives aren't working for the people of Kingston

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Toby Jug: Tories put politics before the people of Tolworth


At a crucial Kingston Council meeting last night, Kingston's Tory councillors failed to support the people of Tolworth's opposition to 950 new homes in tower blocks at the Toby Jug site.

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North Kingston Lib Dems Canbury Business Park Response


Yesterday evening, North Kingston Liberal Democrats submitted our response to the plans to development Canbury Business Park.

In summary, we support the need for housing in Kingston, however we can not support the plans currently set out by the application as they are unsuitable and out of keeping with the prevailing character of the area.

Our full response can be found below.  

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Homeless at Christmas

Don’t let the homeless and vulnerable go hungry in Norbiton this Christmas

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Lib Dems win clean sweep of by-elections


The Liberal Democrats won all four of the council by elections that were held last night, gaining seats from the Conservatives, Labour and UKIP.

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Kingston Liberal Democrats hit out at Autumn Budget shambles


Building new Council homes

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