COMPANY'S BILL FOR TELLING LAMBETH "WE GOT IT RIGHT - NOT PEOPLE'S AUDIT": £30,000..... as it's revealed council are paying Capita for advice on their "borrowing strategy"!!! KPMG are set to send Lambeth a bill for an estimated £30,000 - telling them they did not make any mistakes when they audited the council's accounts. The … Continue reading COMPANY'S BILL FOR TELLING LAMBETH "WE GOT IT RIGHT – NOT PEOPLE'S AUDIT": £30,000….. as it's revealed council are paying Capita for advice on their "borrowing strategy"!!!
31 WEEKS TO GO TO NEXT YEAR'S COUNCIL ELECTIONS Defend The Ten @defendtheten Tweeted: "31 wks to go in our election countdown & we meet Brenda. "She is 88 & had used @CarnegieLib since 1967. "She misses it very, very much! "In 1999 Brenda helped found @FrndsofCarnegie when the council planned to redevelop the site. "18 years … Continue reading LAMBETHWATCH: "WE'VE NOT BEEN INVOLVED WITH THE MINET FOR OVER A YEAR" SAY GREENWICH LEISURE (AND A NEW TOWN HALL QUESTION ANSWERED)
ST CHRISTOPHER’S MOONLIGHT WALK, 21 OCTOBER 2017 / LIBRARY BOOK CLUB / 4 BELVEDERE ROAD SE19 ST CHRISTOPHER’S MOONLIGHT WALK, 21 OCTOBER 2017 St Christopher’s annual Moonlight Walk is taking place on 21 October 2017 in Croydon; inviting everyone across the five boroughs where it supports patients and families to step out and raise money … Continue reading ST CHRISTOPHER’S MOONLIGHT WALK, 21 OCTOBER 2017
STOPTOBER 2017: WANT TO GIVE UP SMOKING? Pack-a-day smokers could save themselves £250 A MONTH Tried to stop smoking as part of the Stoptober 28 day challenge? Based on research, if you stop smoking for 28-days you are five times more likely to quit for good. Take part in this year’s Stoptober campaign from 1 … Continue reading STOPTOBER 2017: WANT TO GIVE UP SMOKING? Pack-a-day smokers could save themselves £250 A MONTH
CROYDON'S FIRST ARTS STORE OPENS IN HEART OF TOWN CENTRE A former furniture store in the Whitgift shopping centre has been temporarily taken over by a consortium of local and neighbouring arts organisations. Croydon Arts Store (CAS) opened its doors at the former site of Grange furniture store yesterday (Thursday 28 September) to provide a … Continue reading CROYDON'S FIRST ARTS STORE OPENS IN HEART OF TOWN CENTRE
BIG WEEKEND HERALDS CROYDON'S BID FOR BOROUGH OF CULTURE This weekend is a big one in the Croydon events calendar, not least because it sees Croydon officially announce its bid to become London’s first ever Borough of Culture. If successful this will bring over £2million to Croydon for local venues, promoters, and organisations to … Continue reading BIG WEEKEND HERALDS CROYDON'S BID FOR BOROUGH OF CULTURE
CROYDON BUSINESS MONTH LAUNCHES NEXT WEEK A programme of events that aims to support and help develop Croydon businesses is to take place throughout October as part of the first Croydon Business Month. More than 40 free events have been organised by the council and its partners to take place around the borough, offering tips … Continue reading CROYDON BUSINESS MONTH LAUNCHES NEXT WEEK
CORBYN SLAMS REGENERATION - COUNCILS WILL HAVE TO WIN BALLOT OF EXISTING TENANTS TO GET GO-AHEAD Lambeth council's hugely controversial plans to demolish six estates across the borough could be scuppered - thanks to Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn. Corbyn told the Labour party conference in Brighton: "Tenants are not being listened to." He said … Continue reading CORBYN SLAMS REGENERATION – COUNCILS WILL HAVE TO WIN BALLOT OF EXISTING TENANTS TO GET GO-AHEAD
PURR-FECT! VEOLIA HELP RESCUE O'MALLEY - BUT WHAT A NAUGHTY THING DID THAT TO BIN POOR PUSSYCAT? Once upon a time - as all good fairy stories begin - there was a pussycat called O'Malley. O'Malley is a therapy cat for an autistic girl named Scarlett. A therapy cat is a cat trained to help … Continue reading PURR-FECT! VEOLIA HELP RESCUE O'MALLEY – BUT WHAT A NAUGHTY THING DID THAT TO BIN POOR PUSSYCAT?
LESS POLICE BASES - MORE DEDICATED WARD OFFICERS The closure of police stations, bases, and offices across London will mean more dedicated ward officers in every community, says a consultation document on the issue. These officers will be based closer to their wards and equipped to work and engage with the public on the go … Continue reading LESS POLICE BASES – MORE DEDICATED WARD OFFICERS