Eastfields station public meeting

A public meeting about the proposed mainline station at Eastfields, Mitcham, will take place on Saturday 14 July in St Mark’s Church of England Academy, Acacia Road.

Network Rail and Merton Council will hold the meeting, which starts at 10am. Network Rail will host the meeting from 10am to 12pm and Merton Council is scheduled to speak about parking issues in the surrounding area from 12 pm onwards.

Members of the local community have been invited to the meeting along with local stakeholders.

The station would provide a direct link to London Victoria and is only a 10 minute walk from Mitcham town centre. The construction of a mainline station at Eastfields has been under consideration since the 1930s.