Springfield Planning Application Refused – for the second time

From the Neighbours of Springfield Initiative As you may be aware yesterday evening Wandsworth Borough Council’s planning committee voted to refuse permission for the outline planning application and listed building consent submitted by South West London and St George’s Mental Health NHS trust. The detail of the reasons for refusal are unclear at this time […]

Burntwood Close to have one way car access

We have found out today that it is likely that Burntwood Close will become a closed close in the near future. Plans with wandsworth council are seeking to stop car access from collamore avenue during the second half of 2011. Burntwood close will no longer be a cut through for the racing drivers and we […]

Final move from old website to new-look

As we finally say farewell to our old (fairly useless) website we thought that we would post a permanent link so that those with little to do can mock our early efforts – MagdalenEstate.co.uk.

Movember hits Magdalen Estate

Students and staff at a local school have joined forces to help raise awareness of and funds for prostate cancer research…by growing some spectacular facial hair. The Movember movement, participants of which vowed not to shave for the entirety of the month of November, has  become something of a phenomenon in 2010, and none have […]

Get into the Swing of Things at Spencer

For those of our readers who are big sports fans, we know there’s nothing better than getting together with other like-minded people and play your favourite game, and make some new friends whilst doing so. Spencer Club, which sits slap-bang in the middle of The Magdalen Estate, on Fieldview, offers tennis, rugby and cricket coaching […]

Residents unite against excessive development of local hospital

A petition opposing the over-development of Springfield Hospital, with over a thousand signatures on it, will be handed over to Wandsworth Council on Saturday 14 Feb at the Glenburnie Gates to the Site. Members of Parliament and many Council members will be present to receive it and an invitation has also been sent to the […]