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Locked communal areas- again

Started Feb 1 0 Replies

The Basterfield lawn and the baby-Barbican/ rotunda are locked with keyed padlocks again.  What has happened to the combination locks and all residents being given the code number(s)?  We are paying…Continue

the gas leak on 2018.12.08

Started this discussion. Last reply by Iain Meek Dec 14, 2018. 2 Replies

A big thank you to our Alderman, David Graves, for coming over from the Barbican to check on our welfare at Richard Cloudsley.A big thank you to Ian Dowsett for giving up a chunk of his day off to…Continue

our piano

Started Nov 19, 2018 0 Replies

How is progress on getting our piano back from the Estate Office and into our new music room.  It could do with being tuned and I have given someone contact details for some recommendations.Continue

the new City Local Plan

Started Nov 19, 2018 0 Replies

Is GLERA co-ordinating a response to the new City Local Plan?  Responses need to be in by 28/02/2019.…Continue

 

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Iain Meek replied to Ruben Mendes's discussion Golden Lane Estate Weekly Bulletin for Week Ending 01/02/2019
"Parking on the street only costs £2 for Friday night and Saturday morning with the rest of Saturday and Sunday free.  £12 to park inside the estate seems very poor value."
Feb 1
Iain Meek posted a discussion

Locked communal areas- again

The Basterfield lawn and the baby-Barbican/ rotunda are locked with keyed padlocks again.  What has happened to the combination locks and all residents being given the code number(s)?  We are paying for these spaces for residents use!No building snowpersons today for me......sniff.It is only 3 years since Alma Roses's death- on 27th January- and she told me she fought long and hard to have them opened up for ALL residents.  Is she turning in her grave?  See More
Feb 1
Sol liked Iain Meek's discussion Alma 'the Duchess' was terminally unwell
Jan 27
Iain Meek replied to Iain Meek's discussion Alma 'the Duchess' was terminally unwell
"Third anniversary of Alma's death.  Lit a candle- as she used to light up my life.  RIP"
Jan 27
Rachel Wheeler left a comment for Iain Meek
"Hi Iain, i’m afraid the casserole pot was picked up by someone else earlier this week. Sorry. Rachel"
Dec 15, 2018
Iain Meek replied to Iain Meek's discussion the gas leak on 2018.12.08
"OMG- just read Paul Murtagh's letter of 14/12/2018. Demolition work to start again on 17th December.... a meeting to discuss concerns very early in the new year!  Might we be on the streets again over Christmas? What provision for…"
Dec 14, 2018
Anne Corbett replied to Iain Meek's discussion the gas leak on 2018.12.08
"My thanks to to the gas contractors and the gas operative who was first to arrive on Saturday morning.  He worked at speed to identify the source of the leak and acted quickly and bravely to alert residents. I spoke to residents who first…"
Dec 10, 2018
Iain Meek liked Tim Godsmark's discussion Future Ideas
Dec 8, 2018
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the gas leak on 2018.12.08

A big thank you to our Alderman, David Graves, for coming over from the Barbican to check on our welfare at Richard Cloudsley.A big thank you to Ian Dowsett for giving up a chunk of his day off to help marshall us.A big thank you to the staff at Richard Cloudsley for housing us and tea & sympathy.Is it fixed?  Or just the leaking section isolated?See More
Dec 8, 2018
Iain Meek replied to Tim Godsmark's discussion Future Ideas
"1.  a Tenant Management Organisation where Residents would have more control..but do we have the resources?   Would we get a budget to employ staff? 2.  Private.  Can the gates be put on token entry?   The rectilinear layout…"
Dec 8, 2018
Iain Meek replied to Emily L.'s discussion Non-resident use of communal green/pond space outside Bayer House
"One for GLERA and our Common Councillors to take up?  "our service charges should dramatically be reduced if they want it used by the public" Has anyone seen a breakdown between costs for maintaining the landscape v the buildings?"
Nov 20, 2018
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Nov 19, 2018
Iain Meek replied to GLE Website Comms Team's discussion Only Connect: Gadget Clinic
"Can anyone teach the basics of Unix/ Linux?"
Nov 19, 2018
Iain Meek replied to Ruben Mendes's discussion 'Health and Wellbeing' 19th November - Golden Lane Estate
"Wow.  Many thanks to Ruben for phoning to confirm that the entire day is open to the public."
Nov 19, 2018
Iain Meek replied to Iain Meek's discussion Sports Centre comments
"If anyone knows how the Sports Centre heating system works, please do tell Panagiotis Makris <Panagiotis.Makris@fusion-lifestyle.com>. Winter is coming, the male changing room is already very chilly....however much warmer than a Scottish…"
Nov 19, 2018
Iain Meek replied to Emily L.'s discussion Non-resident use of communal green/pond space outside Bayer House
"One of the great problems of all Modernist estates is the provision of semi-public spaces.   Our freeholder, the Corporation, chooses not to enforce their 'This is a private estate, for residents's use only'. Solutions might…"
Nov 19, 2018

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At 21:06 on December 15, 2018, Rachel Wheeler said…

Hi Iain, i’m afraid the casserole pot was picked up by someone else earlier this week. Sorry. Rachel

At 21:46 on January 12, 2015, Maria Elizabeth Prior said…

Hello, and welcome here! 

 
 
 

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