Brent Cross expansion on hold

Hammerson announced the expansion of Brent Cross shopping centre was on hold. It’s not obvious what this means for us, especially now that Brent Cross Cricklewood’s been divided into three parts. We try to break it down. Read more

Superhub: no intervention from Mayor of London

Today, the Mayor of London has told Barnet Council he won’t step in. Barnet planning committee’s approval of Barnet Council & DB Cargo’s planning application for an aggregates/spoil superhub at 400 Edgware Road stands. Read more

Superhub: email to planning, Barnet CEO and London Assembly members

After seeing the email from John Hooton (CEO of Barnet Council) to Andrew Dismore, we’ve sent this to planning at Barnet and copied him in, along with London Assembly members Navin Shah and Andrew Dismore. Read more

Superhub: new documents, new deadline

RAIL FREIGHT FACILITY FOR TRANSFER OF AGGREGATES Many residents will have been notified by post that new documents have been added on the planning portal in connection with this application and that the application is out to consultation again.  We are told that comments you have already registered on Barnet’s … Read more

Superhub: one application withdrawn, more objections

DB Cargo have told residents that they’re withdrawing their temporary-period application to use the site for aggregates for 18 months. The application for permanent use remains.
More than 680 objections can now be read on the Barnet website and there are critical responses from TfL and Barnet’s own Transport and Regeneration team too. Read more