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An update on porches in SEC

In response to my request for a survey to be carried out with regards to lino being laid in the porches of SEC… I was advised by Shamsul Alam of Camden Council that he was going to write to all … Continue reading

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Is this what you want your porch in SEC to look like?

This is what Camden Council are planning to put in our porches. I asked Shamsul Alam, the man in charge at Camden Council, if they could try cleaning the original 1920s stone staircase we have in our porches before buying … Continue reading

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Paint the whole world with a rainbow

I had to stop the car and take this photograph on my way home from work last night. Made me smile. Belsize Village, London

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Redecoration of SEC

For those who went along to The Roebuck last year to meet with Dorothy Gardner from Camden Council, you may remember lots of vision boards showing lovely smooth walls in various colours with samples too of various floor covering options. … Continue reading

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Update: Correspondence with Camden re Apollo/Camden Council Leaseholder Invoices for water works

Following is today’s correspondence with Camden Council thus far following an email I received with the same breakdown for Apollo’s invoice which I’ve now been sent about five times instead of the FULL breakdown of their costs I have requested … Continue reading

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An update on my requests to Camden Council re Water Works

I received a letter from Camden’s leaseholder services department this week and a the same copy of the invoice breakdown which I’ve now been sent 3 times. As an explanation I requested of the management fee,  they wrote: In relation … Continue reading

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Update for SEC Leaseholders on the bill for Water Pipe Renewal

  As previously mentioned, I questioned Camden’s Collection Dept as to why my bill for the Water Pipe Renewal work was £1000 more than my neighbour who is also a leaseholder and £500 more than another. This is the response … Continue reading

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SEC Leaseholders – Invoice for Water Pipe Renewal Work

Dear Leaseholders of SEC, Were you, like me, horrified to read the amount you were invoiced for by Camden Council for the water pipe renewals in SEC and the breakdown of costs? I was invoiced for £4719.10 and, interestingly enough, … Continue reading

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Keep well and warm this winter

  An update from Camden on how to keep well and warm this winter Keeping your home warm over winter can be difficult, especially if you are worried about high energy bills. Green Camden has a wide range of advice … Continue reading

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Any ideas for South End Close?

Do you have any ideas for things you’d like to see in South End Close? It’s the time when we can apply for funding from the Gospel Oak District Management Committee pot. Just to give you an idea of the … Continue reading

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