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    Prospects Atkinson Morley.pdf
The Prospects for Atkinson Morley
Article in The Wimbledon Society Newsletter
March 2006 pages 6-8
    Speak To Us Say Land Campaigners (from Wimbledon Guardian)
Wimbledon Guardian 19th January 2006
Campaigners concerned about the future of the controversial Atkinson Morley's Hospital site have called on future developers to work with them. People living near the controversial site off Copse Hill, Wimbledon, may have to wait until April to hear the name of the developer which has won the bid for the site.
Battle Wages For Hospital Grounds (from Wimbledon Guardian)
Wimbledon Guardian 2nd February 2006
The Hall School, a local private school which bid for the Atkinson Morley's Hospital site on Copse Hill, has now been told the bid was too low compared to the property developer's.


    Wimbledon Guardian correspondence regarding tree removal

Letter from Steve Clark 4 November 2005

Response from Jane Barnes

Wimbledon Guardian coverage of grant of planning application - Thursday 27 October 2005

Over 100 Trees facing the chop

Plans go against locals

Council let down committee

Changes to land are all unsuitable


The Copper or Purple beech tree (Fagus purpurea) located west of the AMH main building on Copse Hill wins second prize in the 2005 annual competition run by Merton Tree Wardens Group to encourage residents of Merton the nominate their Favourite Tree. The project is part of a Local Biodiversity Action Plan for the borough & the judging panel was a group of tree wardens together with the council's 3 tree officers.
 MertonTree Warden Newsletter Nov '05

    Hospital trust urged to plant trees
Wimbledon Guardian  March 11th 2004

Hundreds Protest Against Plans
To Raze Trees And Build New Homes

Wimbledon Guardian 20 October 2005


No trees planted
Wimbledon News
March 5th 2004

"Hospital site plans radically amended"
Wimbledon News
21st November 2003

    "MP boycotts  hospital over proposals for site"
Wimbledon News
"Residents object to Atkinson Morley Development"
Time and Leisure
November 2003
    "Hospital trust knocked for 'aggressive stance'"
Wimbledon News
10th October 2003


MP lambasts hospital trust over site disposal"
Wimbledon Guardian
9th October 2003
    "Hospital delay could be costing £1million"
Wandsworth Borough News
and Wimbledon News
Click here for link to Putney Guardian web-site article "Builders get £1m in spite of delay"         31st October 2003
    "Campaigners celebrate success in saving trees"
Wimbledon News
1st August 2003
"Hospital site dumping fear"
Wimbledon News
29th August 2003

    "Atkinson and Victoria drop in to help campaign"
Wimbledon News
11th July 2003
"Campaign hots up to save woodland"
The Wimbledon Guardian
8th May 2003


  “Campaign to save land”                                      The Wimbledon Guardian        28th Nov 2002 "Hospital wildlife haven is far from a dead duck"  The Wimbledon Guardian 30th Jan 2003
"Fight to save haven"                                     Wimbledon Guardian              26th Sept 2002 "Urban Eco Warriors launch green campaign"             22nd Nov 2000
"Grounds for concern down Wimbledon way” by Donald Telford                                        The Daily Telegraph 24th Feb 2001 "Footpath closure forces protesters to stage vigil"                   
The Wimbledon Guardian 26th July 2001
"Hut battle threat to scouts' group"
Guardian 24th July 1997
"Scout group gets new lease of life"
Last updated 01/08/11