10 March 2009
Lewisham Council has supported a Green Party motion in favour of free school meals. The motion, proposed by Green leader Cllr Darren Johnson, calls on the Mayor to examine the results of a trial in Hull and to ask government to fund a similar pilot in Lewisham.
03 March 2009
Greens said today the Mayor's budget lacked vision on jobs and climate change and risked harming vulnerable people by cutting their services when they most need them.
23 February 2009
Green councillor Darren Johnson has warned council tenants could lose out on major housing improvements cash after their landlord flunked a dry-run inspection.
20 February 2009
A massive £11 million Green Party plan could see tens of thousands of homes across Lewisham get insulation work done for free, slashing fuel bills and CO2 and creating new skilled jobs.
18 February 2009
Deptford swimmers are being denied an early morning dip, despite their refurbished pool carrying a £4m price tag and having been opened by the Mayor of Lewisham in a blaze of publicity last autumn.
04 February 2009
This Saturday 7th February, Lewisham Green Party are hosting a 'Be a Green Councillor' event at Brockley Social Club, 240 Brockley Road, from 12pm til 4pm. The event is free.
03 February 2009
Attendance at holiday play schemes for Lewisham’s children has plunged since a huge fee increase was voted through last year.
26 January 2009
The Green Party's national Leader, Caroline Lucas MEP, visited Lewisham on Saturday to support Darren Johnson's bid to be Lewisham's Deptford's next MP.
26 January 2009
Lewisham Greens have selected Lee Roach and Cath Miller as their candidates for the forthcoming by-election in Downham Ward.
16 January 2009
Lewisham Council buildings have been given energy ratings like those for fridges or boilers - and they have scored poor marks, it emerged this week.