Letter to secretary of state about people sleeping rough in Camden and Westminster

We have written the following letter to the secretary of state for housing urging the government to take the opportunity to end rough sleeping and homelessness. 6 May 2020 Robert JenrickSecretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local GovernmentMinistry of Housing, Communities and Local Government2 Marsham StreetLondonSW1P 4DFDear Robert JenrickI am writing to you on …

Our comments on proposed changes to Camden Planning Guidance 2: Housing

Camden Council proposes changes to the current planning guidance. Our association strongly objects to some of the proposals in CPG2. Specifically we strongly object to paragraph 2.102 and paragraph 2.120A.  There is a great need for new affordable housing south of the Euston Road. The residential community here is under enormous commercial pressure and it …

We need more than 17.1 percent affordable housing from Rathbone Place development

The former Royal Mail delivery centre in Rathbone Place goes to Westminster Council's planning committee this Tuesday (ref 13/04844/FULL). The proposal is to create a mix of offices, retail, restaurants and housing on the site around a central open space. The social-rented portion of this will be provided off-site in Mortimer Street and Great Portland …