‘Real Victory’ for Save Lewisham Hospital Campaign as Lewisham gets Bone Surgery Centre

After a long and sustained campaign to ensure Lewisham Hospital remains an elective Orthopaedic Care Centre, the Save Lewisham Hospital Campaigned have secured a ‘real victory.’ The NHS plans to balance the books with cuts and savings known as the Sustainability and Transformation Plan and administered by a commissioning group called Our Healthier South East …

TRAFFIC-STOPPING ‘BOLD MOTHER GOOSE’ GETS HER OWN ROAD SIGNS

‘Geese Crossing’ sign to go up on Bromley Road near Peter Pan’s Pond Motorists driving along the busy A21 in south London will soon have a new traffic sign to take notice of – one warning them to beware of a family of geese waddling across the road. Rare moment of mutual respect between our …

COMMUNITY VOTES TO TAKE ACTION TO SAVE SYDENHAM POST OFFICE

The campaign to save Sydenham Crown Post Office from closure took another turn with a public meeting on Thursday 18th May voting to take further steps and gaining a new supporter in the form of Labour’s Parliamentary Candidate for Lewisham West & Penge, Ellie Reeves. Ellie Reeves, Mole Meade from the Communications Workers Union, Councillor …

Bellingham Councillors say Bakerloo Line should go beyond Lewisham in TfL consultation

Transport for London are proposing to extend the Bakerloo line beyond Elephant & Castle to Lewisham, serving Old Kent Road and New Cross Gate. Tfl say that the extension will improve connectivity, increase the capacity and resilience of the transport network and reduce journey times between key destinations. This will help London to grow by …