News

Soaring cost of local taxes on Greenwich exposed

Conservatives today warned that the Borough's residents were finding it increasingly difficult to make ends meet due to rising property taxes and utility bills. The warnings comes amid new research highlighting how much extra a typical family in Greenwich has paid in council tax since 1997. The new analysis reveals that the cumulative change in council tax since 1997 is £997.

Alistair Craig, Parliamentary Spokesman for Greenwich & Woolwich said:

Government must take blame for Royal Mail failure

Conservative Parliamentary Spokesman for Greenwich & Woolwich, Alistair Craig, expressed concern today at new figures published by

Conservatives promise to combat hospital "superbug"

Michael Howard has promised that an incoming Conservative government will give priority to sustained and effective action to tackle the MRSA hospital "superbug". He warned that in spite of 21 separate initiatives by the Blair administration, thousands of NHS patients are still dying from hospital infections every year.

Conservatives challenge Livingstone on spending

Leading London Conservatives have thrown down the gauntlet to Ken Livingstone after the Mayor unveiled extravagant spending plans

Shooters' Hill by-election - result

A good performance in yesterday's Shooters' Hill by-election saw the Conservative Candidate, Nigel Fletcher, cut Labour's majority

Better Education - your Right to Choose

Labour is not improving Greenwich schools, which have consistently dropped down the league tables - last year our secondary schools were the

Safer streets - More police

We all want to feel safe in our homes and walking the streets of our local communities.

A message to residents of Shooters' Hill

Nigel Fletcher, Conservative candidate for the Shooters' Hill by-election says: “People in this area have been let down by Labour, both locally and nationally. Crime, graffiti and anti-social behaviour have risen, and schools are starved of resources.

By-election called in Shooters' Hill

Following the resignation of a Labour councillor, a by-election for a new Councillor to represent the Shooters Hill ward has been

European Elections - Conservatives top poll

The Conservatives have topped the poll in London's elections for members of the European Parliament.  Theresa Villiers, John Bowis and D

Pages