Chamber of Commerce Question Time Event 27th March 2014
The video to the right shows the Question and Answer Evening at the Queens Hotel in Church Rd from 27th March 2014 organised by the Chamber of Commerce.
The panel are local GLA Assembly members Val Shawcross (Labour) Darren Johnson (Greens), Steve O'Connell (Conservative) and the LibDem councillor for Bromley Tom Papworth, the chair is Jonathan Croucher, the vicar of Christchurch Gipsy Hill.
The event lasted for 2 hours so to help you find your way around the clip there are some times where specific questions are answered.
Following the Question Time Event Val Shawcross sent a number of questions (some came from that meeting) to ARUP, and Jerome Frost sent as much back as he can at this stage. The queries which relate directly to Bromley are awaiting a response. The answers are posted it on Val's website at the following link http://www.valshawcross.com/crystal-palace-park-arup-answer-some-questions/
Some timecodes where particular questions are asked
00:06:50 Karen Jones - Founder of Crystal Palace Transition Town's Food Market
Question about community
00:13:00 Paul Bartholomew - Chair of Chamber of Commerce
Question about Lambeth Council report on Crystal Palace lack of chain stores
Coffee Republican - Question about Costa Coffee coming to Crystal Palace
00:17:57 Annabel Sidney - Chair of the Cinema Campaign
Does the panel agree that if the community’s desire for a cinema on Church Road was fulfilled it would be of huge economic benefit in creating more activity on the Triangle throughout the day as an anchor for the Highstreet?
00:21:47 Bryher Scudamore - Upper Norwood Library Trustee Community Question about infrastructure Levy and Section 106 from developers being shared across 5 boroughs for shared assets like library police station etc.
00:26:38 Questions from the floor
00:42:10 Mehul Damani - Co-chair of Crystal Palace Transition Town
What are the most important questions the community should have answers to regarding the ZhongRong development in Crystal Palace park?
00:51:07 Ellinor Michel - Founding member Anerley Regeneration Project
Question about the potential conflict of interest with Boris sitting on the board for the Crystal Palace development, him standing to gain politically and having originated the idea?
00:56:27 Questions from the floor
01:04:03 Questions from the floor
01:16:10 Concerned Citizen – Question about the housing shortage and comparing the proposal for houses on two acres of MOL with a development over 23 acres of MOL
01:47:26 Question whether the park should be home for CPFC rather than Selhurst Park
01:53:35 Robert Gibson - Chair of Upper Norwood Library Trust and Member of Board of Chamber of Commerce
Question - If Crystal Palace was to end Ménage A Cinq and go monogamous with one borough who would be best catch?