Next TA meeting – 27 April 2016

 To tenants and leaseholders of Kennington Park Estate You are invited to attend a Meeting of the Kennington Park Estate Tenants’ Association To be held at 7.00 pm on Wednesday 27 April 2016 at the Kennington Park Estate Community Centre 6.30 pm – local councillor and Hyde staff available for private help or advice plus refreshments Prompt start of meeting at 7.00 pm All tenants and leaseholders are members of the Association and welcome to attend meetings A G E N D A Welcome and Introductions Apologies for absence Minutes of the last meeting of the Association held on 17 February 2016: For approval and matters arising (here) New cleaning and grounds maintenance contract: Latest information from Tony O’Connell, Estate Services Contracts Manager Housing management and estate management issues: Reports and queries from tenants and leaseholders for the attention of HSH management Proposed merger between Hyde, London & Quadrant and East Thames…

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Hyde’s proposed development of our Community Centre and Harleyford Road site – an update

Back in March 2015 we reported on Hyde’s plans to redevelop the Harleyford Street and Community Centre site on the Estate. Their plans involved nine flats for sale, a replacement community centre with outdoor space and either offices or a small retail space on the ground floor facing the main road. Those plans can be found here. Hyde’s Saba Choudhury (New Business Project Director, Group Business Development) wrote to the TA recently as follows: “Sainsbury’s has told us that TfL has given them feedback on their application for the Harleyford Street loading bay, but not a final decision.  The feedback is that TfL are very unlikely to allow a peak time use of the loading bay but will almost certainly allow off peak use of a bay on Harleyford Street which is a positive step forward.  Consequently Sainsbury’s are revising their application to request a loading bay for off peak…

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Legal advice session 14 October 2015

Legal advice session for tenants of Kennington Park Estate 6.00 pm on Wednesday 14 October 2015 at Kennington Park Community Centre Would you like some legal advice about outstanding disrepair issues? An experienced solicitor will be present to explain some of the technicalities and to offer professional expertise and advice. Advice is also available from One Lambeth Advice at https://onelambethadvice.org.uk/  (and click here  for details of the free legal advice sessions at South Bank University)

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Time for Exercise – Zumba Gold and Yoga Classes

Kennington Park Community Centre’s popular Exercise Class is back for the Autumn term on Tuesday 1 September – every Tuesday 11am to 12 pm in the Community Centre.     ******************************************   FREE Yoga Class & Social Hosted in partnership with Yoga Roots, the Hyde Plus Stockwell Community Centre team invite you to join us for a FREE yoga class and social.   Who:               This is an open access event for members of the Lambeth community. Our yoga instructor, Imalia is a Lambeth Community Centres volunteer. Imalia will deliver classes catering to the needs of all individuals despite their ability and fitness levels. This is a disability accessible class. Everyone is welcome to join in! What:             Yoga for all abilities followed by a social. When:            Weekly on Mondays from 11.30am to 12.30pm. Where:            Main Hall at the Stockwell Community Centre; 1 Studley Road, London SW46RA Cost:              …

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Local Activities for Young People this Summer

There are lots of activities happening in Lambeth this summer (see below). In Kennington Park Community Centre – Friday Night Youth Club for ages 11-19. Starts 31 July, 6.30pm – 8.30pm. Free. Summer Uni for ages 11-19. Starts 3 August for 4 weeks. Mon, Wed, Fri. 10.30am to 12.30pm. Free. And nearby at Archibishops Tenisons School Summer Play Scheme for ages 5-11. 20 July to 14 August. £16 per day.

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