Hackney LCC comments on Tesco Morning Lane planning application

Tesco is applying for planning permission to increase the queuing capacity for motors exiting its Morning Lane supermarket forecourt. It is also proposing to provide a few cycle parking stands. We have sent comments expressing our concern that increasing exit capacity may result in increased overall car traffic to the supermarket, and that the proposed […]

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Hackney LCC meeting 6 August 2008

Venue: Marcon Court Estate Community Hall Members present: Marian Farrugia, Anna Kidd (secretary & minutes), Therese Kilpatrick, Charlie Lloyd, Trevor Parsons (chair), Brenda Puech (Treasurer), Oliver Schick, Bea Yates Topics discussed: 1. Matters arising 2. Tour de Hackney 3. Lucinda Ferrier 4. HGV collisions 5. Street schemes 6. London Freewheel 7. Bank account 8. Tesco […]

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LCC opposes blanket cycle restrictions on North London Line

The North London Line has for years been a handy way for people in Hackney to make combined bike+rail journeys to destinations in north and west London. Increased passenger numbers have raised concerns about bikes causing obstructions at peak times and longer ‘dwell times’ at stations, so the operator London Overground is proposing blanket peak-time […]

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