The South East Delegates’ Briefing ahead of the conference was held in Labour’s Victoria HQ. 80 Delegates from 8 counties were able to make it to the briefing. Continue reading Pre-Labour Conference Briefing
The Conservative Chairman of the Planning Committee walked out before the start of meeting on 6 September. Continue reading Proposed Eleven Storey Tower Block
There was a second fire at the Woodlands Bankqueting Suite on Thursday 7th September. The police are treating the fire as suspicious. Continue reading Second Fire at the Woodlands!
Residents who wish to have their say in the U+I planning proposals for Swanley Town Centre may want to use this letter as a guide. You may add or subtract points as you choose, but do try to keep the format with planning reference number, etc. Continue reading Have Your Say!
From August 8th, and with no notice, U+I have increased the parking charges for the Town Centre car parks from 25p for the first hour to £1. A fourfold increase. Continue reading Parking Charges Shoot Up
Tremendous short article by Finley Jones, Swanley & District Labour Party. Continue reading Stabbed in the Back!
Labour members have been petitioning in Salisbury Avenue and the surrounding roads, after residents complained about drivers speeding down this residential road. Continue reading Stopping the Speeding in Salisbury Avenue
Hugh gives us his view on the history of pensions, and how the Tories are putting the screw on pensioners with their 75 pence increase. Continue reading Pensions
Young people under 22 will no longer receive Housing benefit, homeless charities are horrified and the Government produced an impact report but won’t publish it, presumably because thousands of young people will be at risk of becoming homeless. Continue reading Tory Government attacks young homeless
Despite previous denials, we now find out the Government has been presenting us with “alternate facts” Continue reading Government “sweet heart deal”