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Lee Green Assembly

I went along to a well-attended meeting of the Lee Green local assembly last night and whilst a few hot issues were thrown my way, the whole evening reminded me why I chose to make this part of London my home. With what must have been near to 100 people in the room, there were [...]

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Prime Minister meets Lewisham’s Community Heroes at No.10

Lewisham was the main topic of conversation at a 10 Downing Street reception last week.   Kathy Gasson, the secretary of the Friends and Users of Staplehurst Road Shops (FUSS) and Lucy Sylvester, the secretary of the Lewisham Pensioners Action Group were invited by Deputy Mayor Heidi Alexander to join her for a conversation with [...]

A great day for Newstead Rd & Leybridge Court

I was delighted to be able to stand in for Lewisham’s Mayor Sir Steve Bullock today and to have the privilege of marking the formal transfer of homes on Newstead Road and Leybridge Court to Broomleigh Housing Association.  It was great to meet so many of the residents who have made this stock transfer happen [...]