Stokey Local and Associated Events in December

Stokey Local fundraising fun next weekend. Some great art for your wall. A legal update. View this email in your browser We’ve lots of news of fun fundraising activities coming up and a brief legal update: Sat 13 Dec Sun 14 Dec Limited Edition Screenprints Shop Local And there’s more coming up… Background Legal Update … More Stokey Local and Associated Events in December

New Hackney Council Governing Structure is a Denial of Democracy

Councillor Ian Sharer, leader of the lib Dem group on Hackney Council says , “The new Hackney Council Governance changes will sideline the public and the opposition and concentrate power further in the Mayor’s hands” Hackney Lib Dems  will post  a full response to this shortly For the “Shared Intelligence” report see    Hackney Council … More New Hackney Council Governing Structure is a Denial of Democracy

Fight against Fire Station Closures Continues

Councils have come together in an attempt to halt Johnson’s plans to close 10 fire stations and scrap 552 jobs. Leader of Islington council Catherine West says it is not acceptable that residents could be waiting longer for fire engines to arrive in an emergency. She writes: “Together with the other councils, we have written to Eric Pickles, secretary … More Fight against Fire Station Closures Continues