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Letter from HADRA about the planning application for 17 Hartley...

15 March 2020

This article contains a letter from the HADRA committee about Planning application 20/00699/FUL at 17 Hartley Hill:  


Purley Tower set to go ahead

09 July 2020

We have today received notification from the Secretary of State that the planning application for the redevelopment of Purley Baptist Church (aka "Purley Tower") has received approval to go ahead.


AGM 2020

08 August 2020

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have decided to hold our AGM this year online, using the popular "Zoom" video conference software.


Second Purley Tower Public Inquiry concluded

06 December 2019

Today, after 4 days of discussions, the second public inquiry into the proposed 17th storey Purley Tower concluded. As you will be aware, HADRA are one of the 7 local Residents' Associations who are formally objecting to these plans and we were represented at this week's inquiry by our current Chairman,...


Redevelopment in Coulsdon Court Road

11 March 2020

Frustrated neighbours have contacted HADRA recently in relation to the proposed redevelopment of back gardens in Coulsdon Court Road.


Purley Tower Update 29 June 2019

29 June 2019

Further to the decision of the Secretary of State James Brokenshire to re-open the Public Inquiry, some members of the seven objecting Residents' Associations (including HADRA) met with the Purley Baptist Church and the developer Thornsett in early June to discuss the situation.


Haydn Avenue is under attack from developers

15 February 2020

A planning application to demolish the bungalow at 9B Haydn Avenue and build a block of 9 flats was approved by Croydon Council last August.


An update from HADRA on the Coronavirus

17 March 2020

Yesterday, 16th March, the Prime Minister issued advice (https://news.sky.com/story/coronavirus-pm-urges-britons-to-avoid-pubs-restaurants-and-theatres-11958549) for people to stop all non-essential contact and travel because of the Coronavirus pandemic. During this announcement, it was made clear that the situation has not yet peaked, and therefore it is probably safe to assume that these restrictions will only...


Freedom of Information (FOI) Request

11 September 2019

HADRA has today submitted a Freedom of Information (FOI) request to Croydon Council so that we can better understand and analyse the current planning situation in our borough.


Further update on 24 Coulsdon Court Road

28 October 2019

Further to the Developer’s meeting with Residents at Coulsdon Manor on 24 September 2019 he has submitted another planning application to erect 2 x four bedroom semi-detached houses on the front of the site and at the rear of the site a terrace of 3 x four bedroom houses and...


Croydon Council proceeds with unpopular emission-based parking charges

06 September 2019

Despite only 5% of people supporting the proposed Emissions Based Parking charges, Croydon Council has today announced that intends to plough ahead with the proposed changes.


Plans to demolish 22 Hartley Down and replace with 9...

03 October 2019

We are aware of plans to demolish 22 Hartley Down, a detached family home, and replace it with 9 flats.


Purley Tower - joint statement from the residents associations

09 December 2018

A Joint Statement by Riddlesdown, Hartley District, Sanderstead, East Coulsdon, Coulsdon West, Old Coulsdon and Kenley District Residents’ Associations.


Plans for 3 new back garden houses in...

17 September 2019

An application has been made by the owners of 32 Hartley Old Road to convert the back gardens of 30-34 Hartley Old Road into a plot of 3 new houses.


Bus Service Changes

25 October 2019

On Saturday 2 November, TfL are making the following changes to bus routes 50, 60, 197, 250, 264, 405, 412, 433 and 466 in Croydon.  


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