We have received reports of cars having their paintwork deliberately damaged. These incidents have occurred to cars parked near Knowle Park, some parked on the pavement, some parked in driveways. The Police have been informed and have requested that anyone who has had such damage caused recently or in the next few weeks should report it. Please use the Police non-emergency number 101 for this purpose. This will enable them to determine whether there is any pattern to the incidents and take measures.
Submitted by Editor on 16 March 2017 – 10:20am
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Submitted by Editor on 1 February 2017 – 12:40pm
We have learnt that, due to works involved in replacing a gas main, parts of Lodge Road and St John’s Close will be closed and/or subject to one-way working for parts of the next four weeks, depending on the progress of the works. The works will require a one-way traffic flow along Lodge Road, Knowle from Monday 6th February to Friday 24th February 2017 as follows:
• from its junction with Warwick Road to junction with Dell Farm Close.
• from outside 15-17 Lodge Road to outside electricity substation on Lodge Road.
• from outside 53 Lodge Road to outside flats at 78-102 St Johns Close.