Wealdstone town centre consultation – Feb 2020

Update April 2020 Harrow Council is proposing the traffic orders for the scheme, with a deadline of 15 April 2020 for objections. Our concerns about the scheme have not been addressed - particularly the difficulty for cyclists travelling southbound (High Street will be one way northbound with no cyclist exemption). We will therefore be submitting … Continue reading Wealdstone town centre consultation – Feb 2020

Consultations and campaigns – Spring 2020

Harrow's voluntary organisations are working together to help the community during the COVID-19 pandemic. Please look at their list of organisations, activities and resources if you are able to help. Healthy Streets for COVID-19 recovery We are campaigning for urgent action to create healthier streets to reduce pressure on the NHS, as advocated by NHS … Continue reading Consultations and campaigns – Spring 2020

Campaign for a low traffic neighbourhood in West Harrow

Low traffic neighbourhoods are created by preventing through motor traffic from using minor residential roads. They reduce the overall amount of motor traffic (without increasing traffic on surrounding streets), and encourage people to walk and cycle more. Last year we successfully petitioned for a low traffic neighbourhood in Headstone South. The council listened to us … Continue reading Campaign for a low traffic neighbourhood in West Harrow

Harrow Cyclists meeting 19 Nov 2019

Tuesday 19 November, 7.30pm Venue: East End House, Moss Lane, Pinner, HA5 3AW. Directions: In a private road off Moss Lane opposite Chiswick Court. 10 minutes’ walk from Pinner Underground or bus stops H11, H12, H13 or 183. Secure cycle parking. Phone 02088663024 in case you need help finding the venue on the day.  Agenda … Continue reading Harrow Cyclists meeting 19 Nov 2019

Wealdstone Liveable Neighbourhood

Harrow is applying for funding for TfL to improve the streets in and around Wealdstone, and want people's input and ideas. We have drafted a proposal here: https://healthystreetsharrow.wordpress.com/vision/central-harrow-and-wealdstone/wealdstone/ Please let us know what you think and mark your thoughts on Harrow's map here: https://wealdstonelnmap.commonplace.is The input of people who live in, work in or visit … Continue reading Wealdstone Liveable Neighbourhood

New developments in Harrow – consultations open

Harrow council is consulting on three housing developments near Rayners Lane, Canons Park and Stanmore tube stations. The new housing will be available for shared ownership or affordable rent and will be built on the station car parks, with a reduction in car parking spaces. There will be more cycle parking and the intention is … Continue reading New developments in Harrow – consultations open

Campaign for a Liveable Neighbourhood in Central Harrow

Harrow is undergoing major new developments in the town centre, but the area is dominated by cars with poor walking and cycling facilities. We are campaigning for major improvements - removal of through motor traffic from minor streets, cycle tracks along main roads with better junctions, more zebra crossings, and more cycle parking. The improvements … Continue reading Campaign for a Liveable Neighbourhood in Central Harrow

Kingshill Avenue – Harrow’s first low traffic neighbourhood?

Update Sep 2020: Harrow council did not proceed with this original low traffic neighbourhood plan because of objections from residents. An improved plan was proposed as part of the 'Streetspace' measures as part of the emergency COVID-19 road improvements, but was not taken forward. The area remains a high priority for a low traffic neighbourhood … Continue reading Kingshill Avenue – Harrow’s first low traffic neighbourhood?