Since the Tories took power in 2010, the number of rough sleepers has increased nationwide by 169%. In Kent, the situation is far worse, with numbers rising by 264% in the past seven years. Continue reading Rough sleeping up almost threefold in Kent since 2010
Thank you to everyone who signed the petition to save Kent’s bus services. Continue reading Buses Back on Track
SE region of Unite are urging all members and their families to sign the following petition against the cuts to Kent Bus services budget by Kent County Council. Continue reading Save Our Buses
Now the school Christmas holidays are upon us, what can we do to entertain the kids? well, how about a busy day in Greenwich for only £3? By using an oyster or a contactless card on London buses, an adult and any children under 11 can travel from Swanley to Greenwich for only £3 return! Continue reading A cheap fun day return to Greenwich!
Labour Party members across Kent are supporting a petition to save Kent Bus Services. Continue reading Save Kent’s Buses!
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!
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
The big question remains why are our councillors telling us Swanley Residents that they are opposed to development on the Rec while approving the Master Plan at Sevenoaks? Continue reading BE AFRAID, BE VERY AFRAID
Swanley Labour party members have succeeded in forcing the Swanley Town Council to hold a public meeting to debate the proposals to build on the recreation Ground in St Marys Road. Continue reading SAVE THE RECREATION GROUND
I attended the town council meeting last night. The Alexandra Suite was packed to the gunnels to hear the development firm U+1 talk about their plans for the town centre. Continue reading Swanley Town Council Meeting Tuesday 20th September