Archive for the ‘Ewell Road’ Category

Repairs to the Ewell Road bike track

by Mary Burstow on 12 May, 2015

Many thanks to Sutton Council, for cutting back on the overhanging branch, which kept on trying to behead any unsuspecting cyclist, along the Ewell Road.  I reported it last week and they have now cut it back. There is still the small matter of where the bike track has subsided.  This comes under Transport for […]

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Getting the bike track fixed

by Mary Burstow on 4 May, 2015

A constituent contacted me regarding the bike track, which runs along the Ewell Road.  He pointed out that it needed some esential maintenance work doing to it.  The track has collapsed in one place.  The signs telling you it is a bike track are being worn away. And branches are overhanging the track, waiting to […]

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Farmer Memorial – Time for fast action

by Mary Burstow on 6 April, 2015

The issue of repairing the Farmer Memorial is going forward at the speed of an arthritic slug!  In August of 2013 the Farmer Memorial was driven into by a car, on the corner of the Ewell road.  Sutton Council recovered the pieces of the memorial, put them into safe storage and started work on liasing […]

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Nonsuch Dome – Victory for local residents

by Mary Burstow on 4 December, 2014

Epsom Town planners have turned down the planning application by Nonsuch High School for a Sports Dome, Pavilion, Football pitch and running track. This evening was decision day for the Nonsuch Dome planning application at Epsom Town Hall. The public gallery was packed with local Cheam residents concerned about the planning application and its impact […]

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Cheam Christmas Evening

by Mary Burstow on 3 December, 2014

Cheam Christmas Lights

by Mary Burstow on 3 December, 2014

Some events give me grey hairs.  Putting up the Christmas Lights has to be one of them!!  Will they go up in time?  Will they work? Thankfully this year, they went up with over the weekend.  The lights were funded by Sutton Council and the South Sutton, Cheam and Belmont Area Committee. The lights on […]

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Nonsuch Dome Planning Application

by Mary Burstow on 25 November, 2014

The Nonsuch High School, Sports Centre and Dome Planning Application will be heard by Epsom and Ewell Council on Thursday 4th December.  It will start at 7:30pm. http://www.epsom-ewell.gov.uk/EEBC/Council/Committee+Agendas+and+Minutes+Online.htm?d=Committee%20Agendas%20and%20Minutes%5cPlanning%20Committee As soon as I have further details, I will post them on the blog.   As a Cheam Ward Councillor, I have consistently opposed this planning application. […]

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Free Parking at The Harrow

by Mary Burstow on 12 November, 2014

Just when you think you know your ward, you make a brand new discovery.  For me it was the third car park available in Cheam.  The Harrow pub offers three hours parking for £2, which is not bad.  Better still, if you buy a (soft!) drink in the pub you can park there for free. […]

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Nonsuch High School Dome Planning Application

by Mary Burstow on 23 October, 2014

I have just received the following information from Epsom and Ewell Council, regarding the Nonsuch High School application for a Dome and Athletics track. Please note that planning application 14/0044/FUL – Sports Dome at Nonsuch High School will NOT be heard at the Epsom and Ewell Borough Council Planning Committee on 6 November 2014. The […]

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Nonsuch Dome Planning decision delayed

by Mary Burstow on 28 September, 2014

I was very pleased to receive the following message from Epsom and Ewell Council, regarding Nonsuch Schools Planning application for a Dome and Sports Centre: “The application has been delayed as the applicant is undertaking additional surveys to support the proposal. These are an additional bat survey and additional Transport information. The applicant has agreed […]

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