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17 October, 2017

Southbank Place Newsletter October 2017

The latest construction update from Southbank Place for October 2017 has been released. Utility works are progressing well and there is advanced warning of a crane dismantle which will result in the partial closure of the Chicheley Street/Belvedere Road junction. Click the below link to view the full newsletter.

Southbank Place Newsletter 12 October 2017

You can read more about the development at

Southbank Place Newsletter 12 October 2017 - ( 827 kB )
4 October, 2017

Community Halloween Event | Waterloo Millennium Green

Bankside Open Spaces Trust are hosting a free community event to celebrate Halloween – Spooky Saturday will take place on Saturday 28th October at Waterloo Millenium Green and Living space.


Please see flyer attached for full details.

Autumn event Waterloo 2017 pdf - ( 476 kB )
12 September, 2017

Police Building Closures Consultation Drop In Briefing | 14th September

MPS Lambeth Borough Commander Chief Superintendent Richard Wood will be holding a drop-in briefing on Thursday 14th September to discuss the consultation of the future of many of the MET’S front counters and neighbourhood bases.

The Consultation was launched by the Mayor’s Office for Policing and Crime (MOPAC) with the support of the Met Police and will run until 6th October. Full details of the proposal and how to take part in the consultation can be found by clicking HERE.

Date: Thursday 14th September

Time: 4pm

Location: Brixton Police Station

If  you would like to attend, please contact the Borough Commander’s office beforehand at – so that numbers can be accurately forecast.

A MOPAC representative will also be present during the briefing

12 September, 2017

South Bank Patrol Instrumental in Crime Reduction on South Bank.

South Bank Patrol have proved instrumental in the reduction of crime in and around the South Bank area. The team’s collaborative working with local enforcement including the Met Plus Police and Community Safety Officer have resulted in several successful prosecutions of local petty criminals.

Most recently their contributions have aided in the prosecution of an illegal street trader, who is well known in the area and has several other previous convictions in the area.

Please see the attached press release for full details.

For Release - South Bank Patrol Instrumental in Crime Reduction on South Bank - ( 115 kB )
7 August, 2017

Southbank Place Newsletter | Chicheley Street 12- Week Road Works

As part of the Southbank Place development, there will be traffic management in place on Chicheley Street from 4th September for 12 weeks. This is to enable multi-utilities connections for the site.

The road will remain open at all times, however traffic may be increased in the area.

For full information and details view the attached special edition of the Southbank Place newsletter.

00348 - Southbank Place SpecialNewsletter A4_ONLINE Final - ( 1 MB )
24 July, 2017

Prundential Ride London | 28-30th July 2017: Major Road Closures

The Prudential Ride London returns on the weekend of 28-30th July and will see several races across both the Capital and Surrey, resulting in road and bridge closures throughout the weekend.

The majority of closures will take place on Saturday 29th July as the main cycle event takes place across central London. A full list of road closures and bus diversion routes can be found here.

The eight-mile circuit passes iconic London landmarks including Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square, St Paul’s Cathedral and the Bank of England and again goes south of the river with a loop over Waterloo Bridge, causing major road closures and restricted access throughout London.

You are advised to plan before you travel, severe delays are to be expected across central London including the South Bank and Waterloo area.

For full travel information for the weekend please visit:

Bridge closures can be viewed here:

14 July, 2017

York Road and Addington Street Closures | From 23 July

As part of the ongoing work from the Westminster Bridge South Scheme, there will be resurfacing works in the South Bank / Waterloo area from 23 July.

TfL are planning to carry out resurfacing works on York Road and Addington Street which will require a series of temporary road closures from 23 July.

The works are planned in phases to keep disruption to a minimum. Unfortunately, the nature of the works means that some noise will be unavoidable. TfL are planning  to complete the noisiest works by midnight at the latest.

Temporary traffic diversions will be in place and clearly signed, however please plan ahead or use alternative routes where possible.

Affected bus routes include:

12,53,76,77,148,159,211,341,381,453,507,N109,N155N381 and C10 will be temporarily diverted.

Full road closures are attached, but for further information on the TfL scheme click here.

Resurfacing July 2017 details - ( 80 kB )
13 July, 2017

Southbank Place Highways Proposal – Belvedere Road and Chicheley Street Statutory Consultation

Proposal to provide new parking places in Belvedere Road for coaches, car club and disabled person’s vehicles and London Cycle Hire pedal cycles, to revise the layout of the existing parking places for coaches and remove the existing “no stopping on taxi rank” restriction in Belvedere Road, to revise the layout of the pay and display and disabled person’s parking places and remove a solo motor cycle parking place in Chicheley Street (the latter would be relocated to a new position in Concert Hall Approach) and to impose new “no stopping on taxi rank” restrictions on new taxi ranks to be provided in Belvedere Road and Chicheley Street.  This notice is also about proposals to introduce additional double yellow line waiting restrictions in parts of Belvedere Road and Chicheley Street where parking places and taxi ranks are not provided and to construct the type of flat-top road hump known as a “speed table” or “raised treatment” in Belvedere Road.  Objections or other comments may be made to Lambeth by the 28th July 2017.

See attached documents – LB Lambeth Plan and Press Notice for full details.

You can find further information by visiting:  

LB Lambeth Southbank Place01 - ( 673 kB ) Lambeth BelvedereRd ChicheleySt Shell Centre - Press Notice - ( 62 kB )

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