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On Being a Book Giver

I grew up with books; they were (and still are) my food, my happiness, my refuge, my world. I met the most important people in my life because of books. 355 more words

London

Courthill Road to get a green man in 2012

It’s with immense pleasure that I can report that on 15th December in a written reply to Caroline Pidgeon AM the Mayor of London Boris Johnson outlined the timetable for a green man crossing at Courthill Road. 340 more words

Lewisham

You read it here first

At last night’s Local Assembly for Lewisham Central ward, among the other presentations of community groups there was one update on the state of the developments at Town Centre delivered by no less than Mr John Miller, Head of Planning of Lewisham Council. 76 more words

Lewisham Council

Combating recession or fighting elections?

Correct me if I’m wrong, but isn’t it the case that the reason given for Labour’s decision to spend £200k on a temporary landscaping doesn’t make any sense? 663 more words

Locals

It's regeneration, but not as we know it

Mayor Bullock decided that the once fine Victorian row of shops that now stands in front of Lewisham Police Station will be demolished and the site will be “landscaped”. 405 more words

Locals

Fair Rents For Pensioners

Cllr Dave Edgerton started a campaign to help a number of pensioners that are charged rather extortionate rents from their registered social landlord. As he found: 146 more words

Locals

Roadworks at Loampit Vale

TfL has communicated that major roadworks on Loampit Vale will start on 1st February and will complete by 12th March. These are non-essential maintenance and are done to solve the problem of road drainage and will be a major disruption for traffic and bus service for the period involved. 152 more words

Locals