Category Archives: Planning

QPARA appears before parliamentary Select Committee

QPARA representatives, Robin Sharp and Kevin Barrett, appeared before the  HS2 Select Committee on 26 January. We were ‘petitioners’ against HS2’s plan to build a large ventilation shaft and transformer unit on the Keniston Press and car park site by Queen’s Park station. Although HS2’s most recent plan is to switch this to the Canterbury Works site on Canterbury Road, […]

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Use this link to get e-alerts from Brent

At the last QPARA meeting, someone recommended registering with Brent to receive emails about planning applications in Queen’s Park. Here’s how: Use this link http://brent.gov.uk/ealert  and choose “email alert sign up”. Then fill in the details requested to register: username, password, email address etc. Then press “proceed” and work through each screen to provide your address and the kind of […]

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Queen’s Park station car park plans: HS2 vent or housing?

QPARA is continuing to monitor HS2’s plan to build an enormous ventilation shaft structure in the car park in coming years to sit above their tunnels on the new line between London and Birmingham. We have made a submission (called a ‘petition’) to the HS2 Select Committee opposing these plans and suggesting that such an industrial type structure […]

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QPARA objects to planning application for car boot sale

There has been a retrospective planning application for permission to hold a car boot sale on Saturdays in the Salusbury Road School playground. QPARA has registered an objection. There is still just time for individual objections as the decision will not be made until 20 March. There is a link our objection on the Action […]

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Queen’s Studios – meet the developers

“Your Shout”, the prospective developers of Queen’s Studios on Salusbury Road, will be attending our next meeting, on 12th March, to give a short presentation followed by a Q&A session. They will be bringing a small display which will be available to look at at from 7.30 before the formal meeting starts at 8.00pm. Monthly […]

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