Lister on Putney
The 37 bus, regeneration ad street design plus more.........
Good to see there's a solution in sight to the long-running saga of the 37 bus stand in St John's Avenue. Now thanks to sensible cooperation on all sides it looks like a new, and less disruptive, home can be found at the Green Man bus stand at the top of Putney Hill. The alterations here will go ahead once Transport of London have confirmed the funding.
establishments like Roehampton University and the new Queen Mary's Hospital
on the doorstep there's a real incentive for local people to make sure
they have the skills needed to access the host of new business and employment
widespread backing for the council's uncompromising stance, not least
from Putney Society member Peter Gent, whose trenchant analysis of ministerial
motives was shaped no doubt by his days as a high flying Whitehall mandarin!
- It was good too to see the local MP lending his full support to our
Colin is a champion of new initiatives to remover street clutter and believes there is much that other high streets can learn from the Kensington experience. It's sure to be a fascinating evening and another example of just how highly Putney people value their environment.
Edward Lister is the Leader of Wandsworth Council and a member for Putney's Thamesfield ward.