Our sites at Kennington, Nine Elms and Battersea remain in “safe-stop” mode, meaning site-work on the project has been suspended during this coronavirus lockdown phase. We do conduct regular inspections to check all areas are safe and we maintain 24/7 security at each site.
Behind the scenes, we continue to work on processes such as design, assurance, off-site manufacture and planning to ensure we can resume site-work effectively once the go-ahead is given. Any resumption of work on our sites will be in accordance with Public Health England and Government guidelines. We will update you when we can on any progress in this area.
All Community Liaison Group meetings have been suspended until further notice. Again, we will update you when we have more to report.
Ferrovial Agroman Laing O’Rourke (FLO), our main contractor on the project, has kindly donated masks, overalls, gloves and respirators to the NHS to help with the effort in fighting this awful disease. Our thanks to them for this caring gesture.
Keep safe and well.
• Transport for London staff are working hard to support the NHS and protect all Londoners.
• Transport for London services are only for essential journeys by vital workers in the NHS and other critical services.
• To everyone else, our message is: Stay Home. Don’t Travel. Save Lives.
• Passenger journeys on the tube are down by more than 90 percent with around 200,000 journeys taking place daily – there were around 4m a day being made this time last year.
Live on Kennington Park Estate? Live or work nearby? Do you want to be involved in our local community? Why not become a Member of the Community Benefit Society now running our Community Centre?
A membership form can be found here – please complete and return to KPCC at 8 Harleyford Street, SE11 5SY.
The COVID-19 pandemic is a massive and unprecedented danger to all our lives and livelihoods. STAY AT HOME AND SAVE LIVES! The situation and measures being taken are changing hourly and daily. Locally many volunteers have joined together in Mutual Aid groups to befriend and support those stuck at home with shopping, collecting prescription. You can contact the group covering Oval Ward and Kennington Park Estate through the Lambeth Mutual Aid Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/groups/LambethCOVID19MutualAid/ Lambeth Council is working hard to help those who are most vulnerable and support local businesses, workers and residents. The Leader of the Council has written today (Lockdown Day 2) about some of the things they are doing “Today we are launching a helpline for vulnerable people to contact the council as part of our Community Hub which is the command centre for their protection and where food and medicine delivery,…
The next meeting of Kennington Park Estate Tenants’ & Residents’ Association is on Tuesday 26 November 2019. All residents are welcome to attend. As well as our usual discussions on repairs and estate management issues, we will receive a report on a recent major police operation in North Lambeth.
There will be a General Election on Thursday 12 December Kennington Park Estate is in the Vauxhall constituency. The following candidates are standing for election here Jacqueline Rose BOND Green Party Sarah Anne-Marie BOOL Conservative Party Florence ESHALOMI Labour and Co-operative Party Salah FAISSAL Independent Sarah Rose LEWIS Liberal Democrats Andrew McGUINESS Brexit Party To vote at the UK General Election, you must be registered to vote and: be 18 years of age or over on polling day be a British, Irish or qualifying Commonwealth citizen be resident at an address in the UK (or a UK citizen living abroad who has been registered to vote in the UK in the last 15 years) not be…
Come to our Magical Family Pantomime on Saturday 7 December. Everyone is welcome, including Santa! If you can help with fundraising for this brilliant and fun event, visit our Crowdfunder here https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/christmas-panto-and-visit-from-santa#start