Why the Labour council doesn’t care what you think

The Labour council justifies plans to demolish people’s homes on Cressingham Gardens, Westbury, Central Hill Estate and others, by saying there are 21,000 people on a waiting list for new housing. However, this is not the case.

Lambeth Conservatives would halt Cressingham Gardens demolition

Following a stormy Lambeth council meeting, Lambeth Conservative Group Leader Cllr Tim Briggs stated a Conservative led council would halt the current Labour-led council's decision to demolish low-rise social housing, if the Conservatives had a majority at the next election.

Labour Lambeth decision to Bulldoze Cressingham Gardens – Conservative response

Labour Lambeth faced down a barrage of opposition to force through its decision to destroy Cressingham Garden for a second time and replace it against residents wishes. The official response of Cllr Tim Briggs, Conservative Group Leader and Councillor for Clapham Common Ward outlines his dismay at the inhuman consultation and poorly argued report. 

Lambeth Conservatives manifesto for local elections

This year Lambeth residents have an opportunity to vote for change to our public services and to safeguard our environment. However, change for the better after eight years of Labour control and waste requires a new vision and leadership – leadership only the Conservatives can provide.

Table Tennis on the Common

Cllr Shirley Cosgrave obtains funding for two outdoor table tennis tables on Clapham Common.

Is Chuka really a better bet?

This week sees yet another example of poor judgement by Streatham's MP as he becomes embroiled in a row over funding.