Local News

Parking Pressure Pays Off

Pressure from local Conservatives and residents has forced a review of Labour's cynical CPZs in Lee Green. 

Forest Hill Campaigner's mural to raise funds for RNLI

A mural to raise money for the Royal National Lifeboat Institute painted by Forest Hill campaigner and former Conservative Councillor Martin Coombs has been unveiled in a fish and chip shop in Honor Oak Park.

Hundreds Attend Funeral of Unknown Penge War Veteran

Hundreds of people from across the UK have attended the funeral of a Penge War Veteran they never knew. Harold Jellicoe Percival, known as Coe, died in a Lancashire nursing home last month, age 99, with no children and having never married.

Labour U-Turn on Parking Permits

Following sustained opposition pressure, Labour's Lewisham Council have backtracked on their move to make applications for CPZs only available online or through the premium 0845 number.

Victory for the People of Lewisham!

The people of Lewisham were yesterday vindicated as the high court threw out an appeal to downgrade the services at Lewisham hospital.