Archive for the ‘St Dunstans Hill’ Category

New Speed Cameras on A217

by Mary Burstow on 20 January, 2015

There are now three speed cameras on the A217, covering Olfields Road, St Dunstans Hill and Belmont Rise, which have all been upgraded to digital cameras. This means they will operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you are caught speeding, you are automatically sent a speeding ticket. The cameras are located […]

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JA Autos, a Sutton Business Excellence Awards Finalist

by Mary Burstow on 8 January, 2015

I was rather chuffed to see that a local Cheam firm was a finalist in the Sutton Business Excellence Awards: http://www.suttonbusinessawards.com/Finalists JA Autos are a family run car dealership on St Dunstans Hill, near the Gander Inn Pub.  They have been there for over 10 years, creating a reputation for excelence. When I popped into see […]

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Digital Cameras on St Dunstans Hill and Belmont Rise

by Mary Burstow on 16 November, 2014

I just got this letter from TfL We are writing to you to let you know that we are implementing a Safety Camera Replacement Programme across the capital to update and improve TfL’s safety camera network in London.  This means we are replacing all speed and red light cameras which are nearing the end of […]

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Dumped cones along St Dunstans Hill

by Mary Burstow on 6 September, 2014

I don’t mind admitting to hating litter along the verge of the A217, St Dunstans Hill in Sutton.  Much of it is  from people just walking along and chucking stuff on the ground – especially beer cans.  However Transport for London  really made me see red in July. About three months ago, TfL did some […]

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New speed camera installed on St Dunstans Hill

by Mary Burstow on 30 August, 2014

I recently received this email from Transport for London We are writing to you to let you know that we are implementing a Safety Camera Replacement Programme across the capital to update and improve TfL’s safety camera network in London.  This means we are replacing all speed and red light cameras which are nearing the […]

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Accident on St Dunstans Hill/Cheam Road Crossroad

by Mary Burstow on 10 July, 2014

On Tuesday afternoon, there was another accident on St Dunstans Hill / Cheam Road Crossroads.  I haven’t a clue what the details are, just that there was one enormous tail back into Cheam Village. It is not the first time there has been an accident there.  It does appear to be something of a hot […]

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St Dunstans Hill is litter free

by Mary Burstow on 1 July, 2014

Many thanks so Sutton Councils street cleansing team, for doing such a good job picking up the litter along St Dunstans Hill by Spring Close Park, then going down the hill to Church Hill road.  It was beginning to look dreadful.  Most of it come from passers by, just dropping litter.  So far as I […]

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A constituent has contacted me regarding the following planning application Demolition of existing building and erection of a two storey building with roof accommodation for use as a showroom with ancillary facilities together with eight car parking spaces Whilst I have no problem with the building being demolished, I would be interested to hear peoples […]

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A forest of grass on St Dunstans Hill

by Mary Burstow on 3 June, 2014

The grass growing along the verge at the bottom of St Dunstans Hill is getting long and straggly. It is collecting litter and is in desperate need of a good mow. For some reason the grass to the south of Chelsea Gardens was cut, but not to the North. I have contacted Sutton Council, to […]

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Helping Pedestrians on St Dunstans Hill

by Mary Burstow on 8 May, 2014

Whilst in Church Hill Road, I noticed the dreadful state of the pavement, on the stretch of houses, just South of Church Hill Road on St Dunstans Hill.  It looks as there has been a small earth quake!  The pavment is probably suffering from the slope subsiding, as a result of the winter rainfall.  I suspect […]

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