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Conservatives to call for public apology for Greenwich Time legal bid

Opposition Conservative councillors will propose a motion at Wednesday’s Greenwich Council meeting calling for Labour Leader Denise Hyland to issue a public apology for wasting more than £48,000 on the Council’s failed legal bid to save its Greenwich Time newspaper.

Extra speed humps make it a rollercoaster ride for Kidbrooke residents

Residents ‎of Broad Walk in Kidbrooke have been left with a road punctuated with speed humps every few metres after Greenwich Council added more bumps before Christmas but failed to remove the existing ones.

Labour-run council defeated over Greenwich Time

Labour-run Greenwich Council has been defeated in its attempt to save its weekly Greenwich Time propaganda newspaper, after abandoning its heavily-criticised legal bid against the Depart for Communities and Local Government to try and save the paper.

Worry over more events at Blackheath

Councillor calls for slow-down on events schedule

Silvertown Tunnel proposals a 'missed opportunity'

Greenwich Conservative councillors have called the latest set of proposals for the Silvertown Tunnel a 'missed opportunity' in their response to Transport for London's statutory consultation, which closed last weekend.

Council finally confirms progress on car park for Coronet development

Years of questions from Conservative Councillor for Eltham North Spencer Drury finally seem to be yielding some sort of progress on the building of a car park outside the old Coronet cinema at Well Hall (now Kinesis Gym).

Welcome for noise reduction barriers

Blackheath Westcombe's Conservative Councillor Geoff Brighty has welcomed the Transport for London decision to provide noise reduction barriers along the A102 on Siebert Road and Westcombe Hill.

Concern over plans to scrap Greenwich mobile library

Greenwich Conservatives have expressed concern after it emerged Greenwich Council is considering closing the borough’s mobile library service.Labour councillors announced a formal consultation “on the future of Royal Greenwich’s Library Outreach Service” last week.

Report reveals “high pay culture" at Labour-run Greenwich council

A new report published this week has revealed that 30 senior officers at Labour-run Greenwich council received total remuneration of more than £100,000 a year in 2013-14, with seven receiving more than £150,000.

Update on Bakerloo line extension proposal

Local Conservatives support call for Tube extension to benefit south-east London

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