Tag "TOPO"

Your Voice: Andree Frieze backs TOPO decision with reservations

Kingston’s Green Party candidate for next year’s London Assembly election, Andree Frieze, offered her reaction following last week’s rejection of planning permission on The Old Post Office site in central Kingston. Frieze, who has joined other residents in opposing the

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LIVE: #KingstonTOPO decision night at Development Control Committee

Following a year of campaigning for the Kingston Residents Alliance against plans to redevelop the site of the Old Post office in Kingston Town Centre, tonight sees the final vote from councillors as to whether the plans will go ahead

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Your Voice: A choice I should not have had to make

Last Wednesday [14th October], I faced a choice I should not have had to make. I knew my dad was near to death and I wanted to visit him again because I love him and I wanted to spend time

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Revised TOPO plans submitted to Kingston Council

Revised proposals have been submitted by St George plc for the planning application at the Old Post Office site, Ashdown Road. Residents and other interested people are now invited to comment on the new proposals for this prime town-centre site.

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BREAKING: Tomorrow’s DC meeting cancelled as St George ask for TOPO development application to be deferred

Following Leader of Kingston Council, Cllr Kevin Davis, earlier today writing about why he feels the Old Post Office development should be rejected, developers St. George have this afternoon requested that their development planning application be withdrawn from the Development

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Kingston Residents Alliance launch crowdfunding campaign to ‘Say NO!’ to TOPO and force legal review

UPDATE: £3500 has been raised in less than five days, and the group have set a ‘stretch target’ of £6000, to better the campaign. The more money raised, the more resources can be used! Following Kingston Council’s Head of Planning recommending

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“A pound shop offering and a one-finger salute to the residents of Kingston” says resident as TOPO development debated at Council

Tensions were high at a meeting of the Kingston Development Control Committee, which saw developers Saint George go against the Kingston Residents Alliance in a continuing battle over the future of the Old Post Office site. Over 200 residents attended

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#KingstonSwarm success leads to ‘Don’t upset people in power’ tweet from council leader

A recent demonstration against the planned 21-storey high rise in Kingston, organised by the Kingston Residents Alliance, on March 7th, led to Leader of Kingston Council, Cllr. Kevin Davis, tweeting ‘Don’t upset the people in power’. @KingstonSkyline I am listening and

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Kingston residents fight back against high-rises in town centre

The Kingston Residents Alliance, a non-partisan group of Kingston residents, are fighting back against the proposed redevelopments of the Old Post Office site in Kingston Town Centre. On Saturday 7th March, at 11:11am, Kingston residents will ‘swarm’ the Ancient Market Square,

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