Local Paper Review: 6th September 2006

In the papers this week:



In the News Shopper - Eltham church leaders and worshippers have organised a 24/7 prayer marathon; Union members were in crunch talks with council chiefs over staff safety; Campaigners fighting to save a Greenwich pub have had a breakthrough; Greenwich Council says staff shortages led to a delay in producing a revised Racial Equality Scheme; And in news in brief: an Eltham robbery, a High Street bomb scare and warnings about cycle thefts.


In the Bexley Times - Cllr Nigel Fletcher quoted in a story about Dome workers being quizzed by cops.


In the Mercury - Cllr Chris Taylor quoted in a story about outreach surgeries; A ferry service between Woolwich and central London could be under threat due to low demand.; Unison members due to protest this week; Plans for a super-casino at Greenwich have hit the headlines again;