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Recent Removal of Tree in Station Road

The Residents’ Association have been contacted by local people to ask why that a large tree has been cut down by the council in Station Road, Upminster, outside the Halifax Bank. We have been informed that unfortunately it was necessary to cut down the tree as it

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Save Our Shops (S.O.S.) Campaign – Redbridge Lead the Way

Upminster and Cranham Residents' Association

Upminster and Cranham Resident’s Association councillors, together with their RA colleagues across most of Havering, have joined together to once again call on Havering’s current Conservative Administration to bring back the free 30-minute parking in Hornchurch and Upminster and review their whole parking charges strategy. This comes

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Havering Literary Festival running from 04-22 November

Havering Literary Festival will be running again this year from 04-22 November. There will be children’s authors and illustrators, workshops, panels and more. Many familiar names will be appearing, including the following – Martina Cole (best-selling crime author), Dorothy Koomson (award-winning novelist), Dan Cruickshank (art historian), Alice

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New Trees in Front Lane

A few months ago a local resident contacted us to suggest that extra trees be planted on the grass along Front Lane, Cranham, in the area near to Griffin Avenue and the flats in Gadsden Close, to brighten up the area further and help absorb carbon dioxide.

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Ongoing & New Planned Roadworks

For the latest updates on new and planned roadworks in the Upminster and Cranham area visit – www.havering.roadworks.org . NOTE: There will be roadworks controlled by multi-way lights covering Ockendon Road and Fen Lane from 16-24 September. The bus stop at the junction is also now temporarily suspended until

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Repairs to Front Lane car park

Havering’s Highways, Traffic and Parking department rectified some potholes in the Front Lane car park last year, but those that use this facility will be fully aware that the surface has deteriorated to an unacceptable level. After raising concerns about the current condition, we can now confirm

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Petition for Zebra Crossing in Front Lane

The Upminster and Cranham Residents’ Association (RA) are supporting a local resident’s online petition for a new zebra crossing to be installed in Front Lane, Cranham near to the junction with Isis Drive. Darren Taylor started the petition after RA councillor Gillian Ford had her request to

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