#London: In a Joint Statement, @CAREGlobal, the Norwegian Refugee Council , … – Latest Tweet by IANS India

#London: In a joint statement, @CAREGlobal, the Norwegian Refugee Council (@NRC_Norway), and @save_children said they would be unable to continue their work “without our female staff” and sought that women be allowed... Read more »

East London Council unveils commemorative plaque to remember women and children who have experienced domestic abuse

On Monday 5 December, as part of the 16 Days of Activism for Violence Against Women and Girls, Barking and Dagenham Council in partnership with specialist domestic abuse support provider Cranston, unveiled... Read more »

Wandsworth becomes first council to set up cameras to fine drivers breaking 20mph speed limit | Local News | News

A South London council has become the first in the country to set up speed cameras to fine drivers breaking 20mph speed limits. Wandsworth Council has launched the landmark scheme which will... Read more »

Waltham Forest Council defend location of proposed lido

A new lido likely to be built on a Walthamstow green space is expected to lose money, according to a report prepared for council leaders. Earlier this month, Waltham Forest Council announced... Read more »

Tower Hamlets Council commits to free parking near markets

East London shoppers could be offered one hour’s free parking next to their favourite markets in a move to support local businesses in Tower Hamlets. During a cabinet meeting on Wednesday evening... Read more »

London council continues with parking charge plans desp…

Protesters opposed to proposed parking charges for motorcycles in Hackney have presented councillors with a petition signed 7,800 times as they attempt to have the proposals rejected.  Save London Motorcycling (SLMC) have been... Read more »

Redbridge Council releases fly-tipping photo Wall of Shame

CCTV images show suspected fly-tippers appearing to dump rubbish in the street. Redbridge Council has released the image on its ‘Wall of Shame’ – with eight images this month showing people apparently caught... Read more »

Croydon council forced to pull funding from charities – South London News

By Tara O’Connor, Local Democracy Reporter Croydon council claims it has been forced pull funding from dozens of local charities as it works to balance its books after the borough had to... Read more »

London council to use wasteland to help educate children about growing food

A London borough council has launched a policy to educate children growing up in urban areas about healthy living by transforming wasteland into new allotments and orchards. Hounslow Council said the “first-of-its-kind”... Read more »

City council briefs: Developer denied break; goodbyes galore

Article content News and notes from Tuesday’s city council meeting, the last one of the four-year term: Article content Council voted not to cut a new developer a break on the fees... Read more »