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The Council are in the midst of developing their planning policies for Peckham town centre. They have completed the [[UDP|Unitary Development Plan (UDP)]] for the borough's land use, and this includes a statement about certain commercial areas, including Peckham town centre. Click [[Statement for Peckham|here]] for the statement for Peckham. The next stage is the development of the [[PAAP|PAAP (the Peckham Area Action Plan)]]. From May 2007 for several months, the Council will be issuing for public consultation a number of papers on different aspects of this. See the [http://www.willowbrookcentre.org.uk/ Willowbrook Centre Website] for more information.  
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The land and buildings between Rye Lane and Copeland Road are a thriving mixed area of artists' studios, art galleries, a variety of small businesses, retail and creative industry, housing, faith and other community uses. The area has the feel of an emerging Cultural Quarter. A major part of the land (including the Bussey building) is owned and operated by Copeland Industrial Park (CIP), and so the area and its immediate surrounds is becoming known as the Copeland Cultural Quarter (CCQ).  
  
The proposed [[Cross-River Tram]] is a main feature of the Council's plans for Peckham town centre, and this promises to improve public transport to and from Peckham, help to create employment prospects for Peckham people both locally and elsewhere in London, and help to stimulate trade and businesses in Peckham. [[Visions for Peckham|More...]]
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The draft Masterplan, [[Media:Masterplan_-_CCQ_and_Station_-_You_are_here.png|see here]], shows the location and extent of the Copeland Cultural Quarter and indicates the kind of mixed organic development there could be on this site:
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* the gradual rehabilitation of the historic buildings integrated with new buildings, [[Transforming Central Rye Lane|More...]]

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Transforming Central Rye Lane
Bussey Building courtyard.jpg

The land and buildings between Rye Lane and Copeland Road are a thriving mixed area of artists' studios, art galleries, a variety of small businesses, retail and creative industry, housing, faith and other community uses. The area has the feel of an emerging Cultural Quarter. A major part of the land (including the Bussey building) is owned and operated by Copeland Industrial Park (CIP), and so the area and its immediate surrounds is becoming known as the Copeland Cultural Quarter (CCQ).

The draft Masterplan, see here, shows the location and extent of the Copeland Cultural Quarter and indicates the kind of mixed organic development there could be on this site:

  • the gradual rehabilitation of the historic buildings integrated with new buildings, More...