Enderby Wharf plans should be stopped

On Wednesday 26th August the Mayor is making a planning decision as to whether to approve the Enderby Cruise terminal in Greenwich. Local residents have been fighting against the building of the new terminal, and have continued fighting despite the application being approved by Greenwich Borough ...

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Conservatives abolish grants for poorer students

In last week’s budget the government announced that maintenance grants for poorer students would be replaced by loans from 2016/17. These grants are targeted at families on incomes of less than £25,000 with a decreasing amount available for households on incomes up to £42,620. Latest figures from...

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Liberal Democrat campaign means 16-year-olds in Tower Hamlets are a step closer to voting in local elections

Sixteen-year-olds in Tower Hamlets could soon vote for their local councillor after the Liberal Democrats embarrassed David Cameron in the House of Lords this week. Lib Dem peers tabled an amendment to a bill to give 16- and 17-year-olds the right to choose their local councillors. The amendment ...

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