Labour's broken promise: Crossrail route will not include Woolwich

Despite local assurances from Labour that the new Crossrail scheme would include a branch line to Woolwich, the final decision has seen Crossrail go north of the river, leaving Abbey Wood as the only station in the Borough.

NEWSFLASH: Conservatives win Eltham North by-election

Nigel Fletcher, the Conservative Candidate, won yesterday's Eltham North Council by-election. 



Nigel will give a stronger voice on the Council for Eltham North

Yesterday's Eltham North by-election was won by Nigel Fletcher, the Conservative Candidate, who polled over 43% of the vote; and despite claims from the Liberal Democrats that they were making advances in Eltham, their vote collapsed to below 1

Eltham North by-election: Your chance to make a difference

"Crime, graffiti and anti-social behaviour are a real problem in Eltham North, but we are not seeing value for money from the Labour Council.  Conservatives have argued for a freeze on tax rises, and the replacement of Labour's wasteful spending and massive publicity budget with a focus on frontline services and community safety.

Eltham North by-election: Lower taxes and better services

"The audit commission says Conservative councils give better services for lower council tax.  The Labour coun

Eltham North by-election: Fighting for our green spaces

"The Labour government is insisting that councils build more and more houses.

Eltham North by-election: Preserving Local Facilities

"Conservatives believe in preserving our local facilities for the use of the whole community.  The Labour Council's s