September 2012

Labour rejects calls to help parents choose the right school for their children

At Tuesday evening’s Council meeting the Labour Council rejected calls by Conservative Councillors to publish the results of each school at GCSE and ‘A’ level broken down by subject. 

Another successful year at Greenwich University Fresher’s Fair

On September 20th Greenwich University Conservatives held their second Fresher’s Stand at the University of Greenwich Old Naval College Campus in Greenwich West. Myself and the Society Chairman, Oliver Clark set a target to sign up 30 new members.

Greenwich Labour decide wealthy should be able to stay in Council housing

In a response to government proposals to force wealthy Council tenants to either pay market rents or move, Greenwich’s Labour Council has argued that high earners should not be forced to pay proper rents as it will reduce their disposable income.

After the Olympics and Paralympics

The Royal Borough of Greenwich’s three games venues yielded a rich seam of gold, silver and bronze not least from the events held in Greenwich Park -perhaps the most controversial of any Games locations but also one that gave some of the most memorable images.

Delay and obfuscation over Eltham Parking charges scheme

After an unaccepatably long delay, a Greenwich Council response to a Freedom of Information (FOI) request by Eltham Councillor Spencer Drury has refused to reveal key facts on the parking scheme being introduced in the High Street.
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