Local News

New Blackheath CPZ takes effect

After campaigning by residents and councillor Geoff Brighty, a new Controlled Parking Zone around Kidbrooke Grove, Rochester Way and Kidbrooke Park Road has taken effect.

Road safety improvements for Stratheden Road

Blackheath Westcombe’s Conservative Councillor, Geoff Brighty, has welcomed road safety improvements being made on busy Stratheden Road. The changes include :

Conservatives call for Maze Hill and Westcombe Park stations to be rezoned

The local Conservative team is petitioning Transport for London to rezone Westcombe Park and Maze Hill stations from Zone 3 to Zone 2. This would bring the stations into line with North Greenwich, which is a similar distance from central London and is designated as being in Zone 2.

Bid to save Old Dover Road NatWast branch from closure

In December, Natwest announced it would be closing its branch on Old Dover Road, which serves Blackheath, Westcombe Park and Charlton. Your local Conservatives are campaigning to save the branch from closure.