Archive for the ‘West Drive’ Category

A new extension for Cuddington Croft School

by Mary Burstow on 28 April, 2015

It was a real honour to be invited to the opening of a new extension to Cuddington Croft Primary School and to visit its new library. It was wonderful to at last meet Elmer the Elephant.  Happy memories of reading Elmer stories to my children when they were little. The highlight of the event had […]

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Celebration Wall at Cuddington Croft

by Mary Burstow on 28 April, 2015

  Cuddington Croft marked its becoming an Academy, by the creation of this beatiful Tile Wall. Every child was given a tile to paint of picture of themselves on.  The tiles were then fired and put on the wall. Many thanks to Cheam Village Ceramics, who did such a wonderful job overseeing the project and […]

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Violets in South Cheam

by Mary Burstow on 14 March, 2014

One of the things I love about South Cheam at this time of year, is the number of Violets you spot growing in the verges and in peoples front gardens.  They are a delight to behold.  I was especially pleased to see the white violets in Cuddington Way.  I do wonder if someone planted them […]

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West Drive has new lines – Job Done!

by Mary Burstow on 18 July, 2013

A number of residents in West Drive had contacted me, regarding how faint the yellow lines were in West Drive.  I asked Sutton Council to add it to their annual maintenance programme and am pleased to report that they have now been done.

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Gritting West Drive

by Mary Burstow on 30 January, 2013

I am very pleased to hear that, following my lobbying,  West Drive has now been added to the Gritting Schedule.  This is because at the far end of West Drive is Cuddington School.  The School may be in Surrey, but as 40% of it’s pupils come from Cheam, clearly West Drive needs to become a […]

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Pot Holes in West Drive

by Mary Burstow on 30 January, 2013

Whilst up in West Drive, taking the photograph for the previous article, I saw an outbreak of Pot Holes, between 1 – 9 West Drive.  They have now all been reported to the council and I hope to see them filled in soon. I have just had an update on the potholes.  Council officers visited […]

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Aladdin Comes to the Secombe Theatre

by Mary Burstow on 24 November, 2012

Aladdin is returning to the Secombe Theatre in December, from Thursday 13th December to Saturday 15th December. Will Widow Twanky’s dresses look like an explosing in Paint Factory? Will Princess Jasmin find her man? Will Aladdin find his fame and fortune? All will be revealed in this years production. Act 1 Youth Theatre are a local group, […]

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Local Artist David Tribe

by Mary Burstow on 10 July, 2012

VISIT DAVID’S OPEN STUDIO WEEKEND”   Local Artist, David Tribe is exhibiting his work in his front garden at 5 West Drive, Cheam, Surrey, SM2 7NB Friday 20th July to Sunday 22nd July 2012 Any time between 11am and 8pm   Over 30 Oil Paintings for Sale, Including many London Scenes www.david.tribe.btinternet.co.uk    

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