CRY WOLF! LAMBETH'S PROPAGANDA LIES OVER TORY GOVERNMENT CUTBACKS EXPOSED NO MONEY FOR LIBRARIES OR ESTATE REPAIRS - AS TENS OF MILLIONS GO INTO BANKS AND BUILDING SOCIETIES and this is NOT an April Fool..... Lambeth council put more than £100 million into banks and building societies for the financial year ended March 2016 - … Continue reading CRY WOLF! LAMBETH'S PROPAGANDA LIES OVER TORY GOVERNMENT CUTBACKS EXPOSED
HELEN HAYES MP: "NEW NATIONAL FUNDING FORMULA WILL SEE 70 pc OF LONDON SCHOOLS GET CUTS TO FUNDING" The new national funding formula will see 70pc of London’s schools receiving cuts to funding, Duylwich and West Norwood MP Helen Hayes has told a Parliamentary debate. I am not arguing that schools elsewhere in the country—or … Continue reading HELEN HAYES MP: "NEW NATIONAL FUNDING FORMULA WILL SEE 70 pc OF LONDON SCHOOLS GET CUTS TO FUNDING"
GOVERNMENT RESPONSE ON SCHOOLS FUNDING DEBATE Nick Gibb Minister of State (Department for Education) In Lambeth, under the new national funding formula, the funding per pupil is £6,199 and in Southwark it is £6,271, whereas in Waltham Forest it is £5,129 and in Surrey it is £4,329. It is that discrepancy that the national funding … Continue reading GOVERNMENT RESPONSE ON SCHOOLS FUNDING DEBATE
LAMBETHWATCH - COUNCIL QUESTIONS / RESIDENTS GIVE TWO COUNCILLORS RED CARDS / GREENWICH LEISURE TO RUN BROMLEY LIBRARIES? / DONNA WIGGINS / ANOTHER £10 MILLION FOR LAMBETH / LAMBETH'S VERSION OF LAST WEEK'S CABINET MEETING ON CENTRAL HILL..... One of the odder practices at full meetings of Lambeth council is that Labour councillors can … Continue reading LAMBETHWATCH
LAMBETH STILL UNDER INVESTIGATION OVER LIBRARIES PLANS Lambeth council are still under investigation over its libraries plans, MPs have been told. In April last year we reported on how the Government were set to probe Lambeth council over their libraries plans. A DCMS spokesperson told News From Crystal Palace at the time : “The department … Continue reading LAMBETH STILL UNDER INVESTIGATION OVER LIBRARIES PLANS
Crystal Palace International Film Festival's ANIMATION SPECTACULAR Friday 21st April, 7:45PM - stick it in your diary! We are screening the pick of the Animations screened at CPIFF since 2010 with an emphasis on the earlier films. We are at the magnificent grade 2 listed Stanley Halls, 12 South Norwood Hill, SE25 6UB. Animation Night … Continue reading Crystal Palace International Film Festival's ANIMATION SPECTACULAR
"STEREOTYPES HAVE A LOT TO ANSWER FOR" SAYS AUTISM SUFFERER AS CROYDON MARK WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS WEEK Emma Selwyn, 29, has grown up in Croydon and has autism. Emma is keen to challenge stereotypes of people with autism and has been involved in drama, appearing on stage through Access All Areas and the Performance Making … Continue reading "STEREOTYPES HAVE A LOT TO ANSWER FOR" SAYS AUTISM SUFFERER AS CROYDON MARK WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS WEEK
CRACKDOWN ON ESTATE AGENTS BOARDS ALREADY A SUCCESS SAY SOUTHWARK A crackdown on estate agents boards that are left on streets long after properties are sold or rented is already showing signs of success, say Southwark council Since the initiative came into force on February 1st, Southwark has issued 49 fixed penalty notices (FPNs) of … Continue reading CRACKDOWN ON ESTATE AGENTS BOARDS ALREADY A SUCCESS SAY SOUTHWARK
COUNCIL MAKES FIRST BUSINESS RATES RELIEF AWARD UNDER NEW SCHEME The first award of business rates relief under a new scheme set up to help support Croydon businesses in the borough has been made by Croydon council. MyPTStudio based in St George’s Walk, is the first business in Croydon to successfully apply for business rates … Continue reading COUNCIL MAKES FIRST BUSINESS RATES RELIEF AWARD UNDER NEW SCHEME
GLA MEMBER SLAMS CENTRAL HILL DEMOLITION DECISION AS "A SCANDAL" The Lambeth council cabinet decision to demolish Central Hill estate, Crystal Palace has been slammed as a 'scandal' by GLA member Sian Berry. The London-wide Green party councillor says "Lambeth have ignored the huge efforts made by people on the estate to develop their own … Continue reading GLA MEMBER SLAMS CENTRAL HILL DEMOLITION DECISION AS "A SCANDAL"