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Events || Apr 23, 2018

The Chelsea Society is organising two hustings in advance of the local elections on 3 May. The first, which will involve a selection of ...

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The Mansion House
Events || Apr 25, 2018

A private visit to the official residence of the Lord Mayor of London since 1752. Walbrook, London EC4N 8BH (Underground stations Bank and Mansion ...

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The Darkest Hour
Events || Jun 14, 2018

A special visit to the Churchill War Rooms, Members of the Chelsea Society and our guests will have the opportunity on Thursday 14th June ...

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Meeting with the Residents’ Associations of Chelsea
Events || Sep 26, 2018

At 6.30 pm the Planning Committee of the Chelsea Society will meet with the Residents’ Associations of Chelsea at a venue to be announced, ...

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2018 Annual General Meeting
Events || Nov 21, 2018

The 90th AGM of the Society will be held at 6.30pm at a venue to be announced Admission is restricted to members of the ...

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Annual Dinner 2018
Events || Dec 05, 2018

The Anniversary dinner in 2017 was such a success (See  http://chelseasociety.org.uk/anniversary-dinner-caledonian-club/  ) that the Chairman has decided to make this an annual event. In ...

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Sutton Estate, Chelsea
News | April 5, 2018

 Planning Application PP/15/04878 LATEST NEWS The owners of the estate applied for planning permission for redevelopment, which was refused by RBKC.  The owners have ...

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News | April 4, 2018

LATEST NEWS On 22nd March 2018 the Chairman and Vice-chairman of the Society had a follow-up meeting with Cllr. Pascall and senior officials of ...

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The Queen’s Head, Tryon Street
News | March 13, 2018

  UPDATE:  The Chairman of the Planning Committee and the Committee member for Royal Hospital Ward were consulted on 13th March 2018 by the ...

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News | March 13, 2018

The Chelsea Society supports the houseboat dwellers in Chelsea Reach who are trying to avoid eviction.  These houseboats have become part of the charm ...

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Heathrow Expansion?
News | March 13, 2018

There will be another consultation on Friday, 23 March 2018, from 1-2pm at Fulham Library, 598 Fulham Rd, London, SW6 5NX. The nearest Underground ...

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The London Plan
News | March 2, 2018

The Chelsea Society’s response to the Mayor’s consultation on the London Plan questions the assumption that further population growth in London is desirable, and ...

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The Sloane Club
Events | Mar 22, 2018

Afternoon tea and private tour of The Sloane Club (52 Lower Sloane St).   Arrive at 3.30pm The Cadogan Hall have agreed to act as our Box Office, and you can book by phone on 0207-730-4500 or send a cheque for £15 payable to Cadogan Hall, or book in person at their Box Office at Sloane Terrace, London SW1X 9DQ during office hours Monday – Saturday 10.00 – 6.00. There is a small charge for card payments. Tickets are not available online. Numbers are limited, so please book early  …

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Planning Law Review
Feature | October 31, 2017

The Society contributed on 28th October 2017 to the Raynsford Review of Planning Law as follows GEOGRAPHICAL APPLICATION Central London has particular pressures which do not apply with as much force or at all to other parts of the country.  We therefore think that the issues which we mention here need to be addressed in a London Bill and not in general legislation.  Our submissions relate to Chelsea but may well apply to other densely-populated parts of Inner London where pressures on our local communities are significantly greater than elsewhere. …

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A date for your diary: Visit to Draper's Hall, City of London, 20th February 2018 ... See MoreSee Less

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Excellent 90th Anniversary Dinner last night. 60 guests enjoyed drinks, dinner and a marvellous talk from Prof Robert Tombs ... See MoreSee Less

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