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This Summer Home Group arranged a site inspection of Concorde close with the Metropolitan due to ongoing complaints and reports of anti-social behaviour by tenants. In this inspection security risks were accessed and a report was generated with suggestions on how Home Group could  potentially secure these problematic areas to minimise anti social activity on Concorde close. Home Group were not obligated to carrying out all of the suggestions but to show their commitment to customers health & safety they intend to fulfil all the suggestions within

Have you have ever wondered what happens to all the plants from The RHS Flower show? Well, they are adopted into local communities spaces and schools thanks to a fantastic initiative organised by Wayward London. On Saturday June 1st members of the CCRA Committee drove to an allocated collection point at Barking Riverside to take as many plants we could fit in a car. We are grateful for being given the opportunity to include the plants into our communal space. A special thank you to Wayward London for organising

Since 2016 the CCRA have been working to make our community spaces on Concorde close safer for tenants by listening to reoccurring concerns and working on strategies to improve the vulnerable areas being exploited for ASB such as drug activity, solicitation, vehicle crime, theft, rough sleeping and fly-tipping. By creating and maintaining a good dialogue with Home Group, the police, our Hounslow Councillors, MP and Local authority we are gradually beginning to notice positive improvements. We would like to thank residents for the community effort, as statistics generated

10% of children in the UK and young people aged 5-16 years have a clinically diagnosable mental health, this has been gradually escalating due to the impacts of our gaming and social media culture that lures many children and young people into obsessive habits that ultimately interferes with daily life such as their concentration, learning and education. Reality, isolation and behavioural issues can become an issue as lack of motivation in daily life can begin to affect children and young people. Last year the NHS announced ‘Gaming

On Monday 3rd September 2018 residents were invited to exhibition preview for the Regenerated Concorde close. The CCRA were joined by Councillor Amjer Grewal, Pritam Grewal and Nisar Malik. For those residents that were unable to attend and will not be able to attend any of the present date the CCRA took some photos of the project. Please see below (click on images to enlarge) [gallery size="medium" link="file" ids="9831,9832,9833,9835,9836,9824,9826,9828,9834,9822,9823,9825,9829"] Key points raised by the CCRA Security Fob system security doors will be implemented into the design - this is only

The Central Hounslow Public forum meeting took place on Thursday 30th Aug 18. A strong case of residents concerns was presented by the CCRA's Chair Fran Smith & Vice Chair Yasmin M, the series of issues were directed at the Hounslow Councillors and members of the Home Group Regeneration Team Tom Ruse & Emma Murgatroyd. Our response from the Councillors was positive and they have assured us that they will be able to work with us through the regeneration transitional period. The aim of our presentation was to

Below is a worrying article published by the BBC in relation to new build and lack of competent contractors working on the developments. We need to ensure the regeneration of Concorde close does not fall short on the quality of the build. This concern will be brought up with Home Group's development team at the next resident session this year. Article reference:  The new homes 'uninhabitable' after less than a year By Emma AilesBBC Victoria Derbyshire programme 19 December 2017 Media captionKaren says issues with the house have made

Thank you for ALL who came to our NeighBuzz street party on Saturday 9th September 2017. We had an AMAZING turnout and we are pleased to announce that we raied £236.11. Thank you to our truly inspirational guest speakers Bjorn Magnus Jacobson Ihler, Saeida Rouass, Jo Berry, Manwar Ali Spoken word artist - Kamal Hussan,MP Ruth Cadbury..Our resident peformers 'The Zoners' - (African drummers) Yazzy Wazzy's Bolly/Bhungra dance fitness performers,Talent show performers, Nabeela Mulbocus for her powerful Grenfell memorial poem, all our wonderful volunteers and sponsors 'London

The Eco buzz club has been thriving with wildlife and insects, teeming with vegetation and bursting with excitement. From July 2017 to August 2017, four workshops have been held with the eco-warriors of Concorde Close, where children have been actively participating in conservation activities. Activities range from painting bee houses and birdhouses, to planting pots of poppy seeds, to making Teepees. Children either worked alone, in pairs or groups and performed well to the best of their abilities.