Opinions

Chaos at Council Meeting

A council meeting in Lewisham this week led to many people from the public gallery being evicted.

Ian Thomas, who was appointed CEO of Lewisham Council in March, recently stepped down by the end of the year so the council can take a 'new direction'.

Lewisham Council Decide No Affordable Housing is Required

Lewisham Labour pledged to target 50% affordable housing over the next four years in new build properties throughout Lewisham. They have started by deciding that none are needed in the New Cross or Bell Green flats being built, even though it was a major pledge in their local manifesto.

Nan's Bar? More Nan's State

‘Lewisham Council have not offered another place to us. They have sent us an eviction notice, with no reason why?’ reads a tweet by Little Nan’s Bar in the Catford Broadway theatre.

Brexit Brings Lewisham Conservatives Together

On the 1st August we had a debate in our offices at 77 Dartmouth Road, Forest Hill regarding the future relationship between the United Kingdom and the European Union.

Housing again an issue in Lewisham

Lewisham council have been warned by Labour Mayor of London Sadiq Khan that the Creekside development project does not have enough affordable housing allocated.

Winter Waste Watch

As the days get shorter and the country gears up for the colder weather of winter, we take a look at what the Labour Council is doing with your hard-earned cash.