New Sheerwater leisure centre named after former councillor

THE new £26million leisure centre at Sheerwater has been named the Eastwood Centre, in honour of a former long-serving borough councillor. The name pays tribute to Ian Eastwood, who campaigned passionately for... Read more »

Family reveals their memorial tree also cut down at school site

CREATING a “spirit garden” at Bishop David Brown School to replace trees planted in memory of youngsters who died while at the school has been described as “vacuous” by one of the... Read more »

Anger as memorial trees are cut down

FORMER pupils and staff of Bishop David Brown School have reacted angrily after trees planted in memory of youngsters who died while at the school were cut down to make space for... Read more »

Sheerwater residents dismay as 8ft fence installed

PEOPLE living on the edge of the Sheerwater regeneration area were shocked to find that an 8ft high hoarding has been put up to create a narrow alleyway in front of their... Read more »

Sheerwater regeneration plans approved

WORK on the Sheerwater regeneration scheme is expected to start within a matter of weeks. Revised plans were approved, subject to conditions, at planning committee last week. Council approved the release of... Read more »