Eltham North

Eltham Councillors speak to traders over riot fears

Conservative Councillors have visited Eltham High Street to talk to traders about fears of violence spreading from other parts of London, and thanked the police for their efforts to protect the community.  (L-R): Councillors Matt Clare and Adam Thomas (Eltham South ward); Councillor Nigel Fletcher (Eltham North ward).

Labour Cabinet Member apologises for weeds across Greenwich

At last night’s meeting of Greenwich Council, in response to a question from Leader of the Conservative Group Cllr Spencer Drury, the Labour Cabinet Member for street cleaning apologised for the state of pavements and roads across the borough. 


Tea and Cake with Eltham North Conservatives

Saturday, 20 August, 2011 - 14:30 to 16:00

Eltham North Conservatives invite you to join them for tea and cake (or Kaffee und Kuchen for those of you who wish to celebrate Germany using a lot of cash to bail out Greece) on the afternoon of Saturday 20th August.  The event will be attended by the Conservative GLA Candidate for the Greenwich and Lewisham constituency Cllr Alex Wilson.



Entry is £5 which will give you as much tea or coffee as you can drink together with a slice of cake. 

Gardening on the Progress Estate

On Wednesday Eltham Conservatives joined Chair of the Progress Residents’ Association Rita Bygrave to help sort out the gardens of residents of Moira Road who were struggling to maintain them.

Cllr Drury visits Eltham Community Hospital exhibition

At the start of July Eltham North Councillor Spencer Drury visited the exhibition at the Eltham Centre to view the revised proposals for the Eltham Community Hospital.  The hospital is being created in Passey Place and will help to address long-term concerns expressed by Eltham's residents and Conservative Councillors over the healthcare available in our community.

Fence to be repaired in Eltham Park after years of lobbying

Eltham North Conservatives welcomed the decision of Greenwich Council’s Cabinet to repair the fencing around Eltham Park South (which separates it from the Warren Golf Club). 


Overcrowding to become a fact of life as Greenwich fails to plan for children’s futures

At a meeting of Greenwich Council’s Cabinet on Tuesday, Labour Councillors agreed to spend in excess of £45m patching up and installing portacabins in primary schools across the borough as they searched for extra places for primary age children.


Police focus to shift from gangs to serious youth crime

At Tuesday’s Safer and Stronger Community meeting in the Woolwich Town Hall Councillors received a report from the Violent and Organised Crime Unit (VOCU) which is funded by the Council but part of the Greenwich Police force.  Conservatives have backed the VOCU in the Council’s budget and were pleased to hear about its success to date.


Conservatives put young people on the agenda

Greenwich Conservatives have succeeded in getting the Council to investigate important health and education issues affecting children in the Borough.  At a meeting this week, the Children and Young People Scrutiny Committee agreed to two Conservative councillors' proposals for issues to scrutinize in the coming year.

Conservatives canvassing in Eltham North this weekend

Conservatives canvassing in the Eltham Park area this weekend.  Eltham North Councillors Spencer Drury and Nigel Fletcher are pictured with Councillor Adam Thomas (Eltham South) and Matt Hartley (Chairman of Kidbrooke with Hornfair ward). 


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