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Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Block of Flats in Hayes Lane

Update: This building application received 137 objections An application to build a block of flats in Hayes Lane has been submitted to Croydon planners. It proposes 8 two bed and one 3 bed flat on the site of 120 Hayes Lane, with parking for 7 cars. It would be 3 storeys high and increase the […]

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Box clever – with recycling boxes

With the introduction of the new wheelie bins from September, the big question is ‘What are we going to do with the old recycling boxes?’ Croydon Council will recycle them, but it’s the resident’s responsibility to take them to the recycling centre. The council have made no provision for their collection from residents. They instead […]

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Kenley Airfield Revival Project

Kenley Revival Project Update By Alan Morgan (from Summer 2018 Newsletter) Somewhat incredibly we are now two-thirds of the way towards completing the KRP and virtually all the major restoration/renovation work to the blast pens and rifle range has been completed. The only major planned work that remains is the removal of graffiti from the rifle range and […]

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Focussed Intensification Zone

Despite previous objections from residents and KENDRA, Croydon Council remains minded to implement a Focussed Intensification Zone (FIZ) around Kenley Station. Within this zone (shown in yellow) the limits on building development will be relaxed. Proposals such as building front extensions, and blocks of flats will be encouraged. Developers will be permitted to build to […]

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Planning News and More…

Kendra’s Weekly Planning Update – are you getting it? Planning Notifications and more…. Croydon Council Planning Application notices will now be sent to neighbours affected and not posted on lampposts  as has been the practice for the past six years. Old Lodge Lane Roadworks Gas pipe replacement works will close Old Lodge Lane between New […]

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Sunday 20th August – The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

This year we are commemorating a special time for our historic and famous airfield. Back in 1917, in the days of the Royal Flying Corps, it was known as No. 7 Aircraft Acceptance Park.  The operation then was to assemble, test and fly the aircraft to France for use in the First World War; on […]

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Consultation on changes to Layout and Red Route on A22 Godstone Road

Transport for London (TfL) are proposing changes to the road layout, and to single and double red line controls along the A22 Godstone Road from Foxley Hill Road to Old Barn Lane.   Click here for detailed map. The consultation runs from Monday 12 June to Friday 14 July 2017.  The proposals involve the introduction […]

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Foxley Wood Open Day 1st May

May 2017 marks the 25th anniversary of the Friends of Foxley so we are having an open day – details below – Monday May 1st, 10am to 4pm Open Day details GUIDED NATURE TRAIL WALKS ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN FIREWOOD SPLITTING AND BAGGING DEMONSTRATIONS TREE CLIMBING WITH ROPES TREE IDENTIFICATION QUIZ RAFFLE FOR A STOOL MADE […]

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Coffee & Cakes at KMH

The Kenley Memorial Hall is open or shut for Coffee and Cakes on these Monday mornings: 3rd April 10th April 17th April 24th April 1st May 8th May 15th May 22nd May 29th May        x       x       x Open      x  Open Open Open       x All Welcome  

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Christmas tree recycling

There is a Christmas tree recycling point on Oaks Road Green. Trees can be deposited there until Friday 13th of January 2017. For details can be found on the Croydon Council website along with other recycling locations. Croydon Recycling 2017

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