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Phoenix Apprenticeships

If you’re leaving school or finishing university, it’s undoubtedly a difficult time to be trying to find work. At the council, Lewisham’s Mayor Steve Bullock (pictured above) has recognised this and has set up an apprenticeship scheme – on the open day about 800 interested applicants turned up. Down at Phoenix Housing, they are doing the same [...]

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1000th decent home for Phoenix

There were celebrations in Bellingham today as the 1000th person to receive a new kitchen and bathroom as part of Labour’s Decent Homes plan received a visit from local Councillors. I was really pleased to be able to join Cllr Alan Hall (far left in picture) and Cllr Susan Wise (far right) to mark the [...]