Blackheath Westcombe

Local Conservative councillor, Geoff Brighty, holds regular advice surgeries. You can attend one of these surgeries on the first Monday of each month between 6pm and 7pm at Blackheath Library on Old Dover Road. 

Your local Conservative Action Team: Councillor Geoff Brighty, Malcolm Reid and Thomas Turrell. 

You can follow keep up-to-date with the team's work social media, by liking our facebook page @BWConservatives and following us on twitter @BW_WardTeam

See below for news and updates from the team: 

Super Casino Bid Controversy

Reports in the national papers today about the Super Casino Bid for Greenwich would appear to show that the comp

John Roan School Results

It's great to see that the school results are up for John Roan School, 55% of A Level student

Road Works along Westcombe Park Road

Road works are scheduled to start on Monday 21st August 2006 along Westcombe Park Road (between Glenluce Road and Westcombe Hill) to widen the footpath to reduce the impact of tree roots along the road and assist pedestrians along the pathway.

The work is expected to be completed within one week and temporary traffic lights may be used to control road traffic during the work.

Ingleside Gardens – An Update

After inquires by your Conservative Councillor Alex Wilson, Ingleside Gardens, which is also known locally as "the triangle" the process to cleaning it up to an acceptable standard has begun. The dog little bin has now finally been emptied and the plants that have been growing onto the pavements have been cut back.

Councillors Geoff Brighty and Alex Wilson at Greenwich Car Free Day

Councillors Geoff Brighty and Alex Wilson at the Talk Cafe at the Greenwich Car Free Day on Sunday 17th September. The event allowed people from Blackheath Westcombe, Charlton, Greenwich West and Peninsula to meet with their local councillors and representatives from various council departments to discuss issues that matter to them.

Conservatives helping local traders

Conservative Councillor for Blackheath Westcombe Geoff Brighty submitted a petition to Greenwich Council on Wednesday. The petition which had over 350 signatures showed local residents and traders' concern over a new betting shop which is seeking to open along Old Dover Road.

Labour’s failure with Cleansweep

The residents of Beaconsfield Road, Beaconsfield Close, Hardy Road and Ingleside Grove are being let down by Cleansweep. Cleansweep is supposed to administer the grounds maintenance of Ingleside Gardens which is also know locally as "The Triangle", but in recent months this has lapsed.

Isn’t it time for a Conservative Mayor of Greenwich?

The new Mayor of Greenwich is Cllr Harpinder Singh (Labour). And the Conservatives welcome him as Mayor, we are sure that he will do a good job during his year as Mayor.

However the question was asked by Conservative Leader Spencer Drury "Why can't we have a Conservative Mayor?"

Blackheath Westcombe Election Results


The Conservatives now have two Councillors in the Blackheath Westcombe Ward. Geoff Brighty and Alex Wilson. The results are as follows:


Greenwich Let Down by Labour – Its Time for a Change

For over 35 years locally, 9 years nationally and 6 years under Ken Livingstone Greenwich has been left behind. 


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