Archive for the ‘Cheam Businesses’ Category

Fantastic news for Whitehall

by Mary Burstow on 9 July, 2015

Fantastic news!  Whitehall has secured a £1.5m grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund.  This is good news not only for Whitehall, but also Cheam High Street.  The work to the building will bring in many more visitors to Whitehall, to explore the house and find out more about local history. The press release reads: A […]

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On Thursday, I went to see the consultation on the addition of new flats on top of the Waitrose building in Cheam Village. At the moment there are empty offices, with parking What is being proposed, is to convert the offices into flats, then put more flats ontop.  The new building certainly looks much better, […]

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Parking and Traffic flow in Cheam Village

by Mary Burstow on 7 June, 2015

  On Friday afternoon, I was part of a meeting in Cheam Village to discuss traffic flow in Cheam.  It was an eye opener of an experience. There were ten of us in total: Nine men and one woman – me!! I can’t help thinking it is a rather sad indictment of how few women […]

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Waitrose Building in Cheam Consultation

by Mary Burstow on 26 May, 2015

It looks as if there are plans afoot to put flats on top of Waitrose in Cheam.  The very good news is that as part of the plans, the developer will be covering up the existing 1960’s eyesore and making the whole building much more attractive. I will keep an open mind, as to what […]

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Cheam Charter Fair

by Mary Burstow on 12 May, 2015

Cheam Charter Fair was held on Saturday in Park Road.  The sun shone, the crowds came and Cheam felt like a true village.  Thank you to everyone who helped make this event such a success, especially the residents of Park Road. It was lovely to see so many new stalls.  Cheam British Legion were here, […]

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Escaped Hedgehogs in Cheam

by Mary Burstow on 11 May, 2015

  Watch out, watch out the hedgies are about!!! 15 escaped sparkly knitted HEDGEHOGS are hiding somewhere in Cheam Village! Grab one of the treasure sheets from many of the local shops, Cheam Library or Whitehall and help find them by writing down the names of all the shops you see them in (or as […]

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Cook is coming to Cheam Village

by Mary Burstow on 30 April, 2015

  Hurrah!! Cookfood is coming to Cheam Village. I am so pleased that the empty unit, next to Waitrose is to become a Cook Shop.  It is really good that almost every shop unit in Cheam Village is occupied and is a sign as to how economically vibrant the village is becoming. The shop is […]

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General Election Walkabout in Cheam Village

by Mary Burstow on 25 April, 2015

Its election time! On Saturday, I joined Paul Burstow and Brian Paddick on a walkabout in Cheam Village.  The sun shone, balloons were handed out and everyone smiled. Brian is a local lad, so it was rather good to be able to point out to him the changes which had happened in Cheam Village.

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New Road Signs?

by Mary Burstow on 12 April, 2015

I spotted this framed road sign in Teddington and thought WOW!!  I would love to see road signs like this in Cheam Village.  What do other peope think? It is quite literally the original road sign, with a picture frame put around it.   Can you help Paul in the General Election Campaign?  There are […]

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Cheam Charter Fair

by Mary Burstow on 7 April, 2015

Planning for the 2015 Cheam Charter Fair is now well underway.  The event will be on Saturday 16th May and will start with the children of St Dunstans School reading out the Charter.  The Church Bells of St Dunstans Church will then ring out the fair. As a Councillor, I am involved in the planning […]

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