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Marylebone under Heathrow’s 3rd runway flightpath

When you moved to Marylebone you probably did not imagine you would be living under the flightpath of Heathrow. Well that is exactly what the third runway means for Marylebone & Mayfair. It might all seem a long way off but now is the time to understand what this will actual means for your quality of life and to make your voice heard. You might think that Heathrow expansion is long overdue and an end of those days of delays coming into land will be a good thing. The ten minutes saved in the air coming into land will undoubted be lost on the ground as the surface infrastructure of road and rail is not growing proportionately to meet the increased passenger capacity. Concentrating increasing passenger numbers in one location will only compound many of the existing problems. Living under the flight path will certainly not help our local air quality. The main issue will be aircraft noise. If you want to know what it will sound like take a walk in Battersea Park as this will be a similar height that the planes will fly over Marylebone and Mayfair. It might make a welcome change to the helicopter noise we routinely suffer, especially on summer evenings.

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Marylebone Area Planning Application Responses - February 2017

Planning applications considered by the Association Planning sub-committee, February 2017

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The sharing economy in a Housing crisis’ short term lettings

In the Harrowby & District Residents’ Association (HDRA) part of Marylebone, we have suffered for a long time with the problems associated with short term lettings which include, noise, nuisance, security problems and rubbish to mention a few. However, this problem is spreading throughout the rest of London, creating a shortage of available long term flat and house rentals for people wishing to live and work in London. In some capital cities such as Berlin and New York the problems have became so acute that these cities are banning short term lets. London needs to find a solution which can work for genuine short term lets and avoid the extreme commercialisation of this market.

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Shisha Symposium

Westminster City Council held a “Shisha Symposium” on 22nd February following a consultation the council undertook last year. The symposium was held at the Victory Services Club, an appropriate location as it is just off the Edgware Road, where there are many shisha cafés. The symposium was chaired by local councillor and resident, Cllr. Heather Acton.

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Elliot House - Neighbourhood meeting with contractors - Monday 21st February

W've had this note from Michael Crowley, the Project Manager:

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Guardian News article on Marylebone Road air quality

The Guardian recently published an article on air quality on the Marylebone Road and surrounding areas. The article includes comments from Marylebone Association members - See Full article here

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