Ten Things We Learnt from the Elections

On Thursday, 22 May Lewisham voters went to the polls to elect new councillors, a new mayor and cast their vote in the European Parliament election. Here is a list of ten things we learnt from the elections. [...]

Four Questions to Ask Yourself Before Voting

Today is the final day of political campaigning for this year’s local, mayoral and European Parliament elections with voting taking place on 22 May. [...]

New Political Party Sets Sights on Crofton Park

The 2014 local elections in Lewisham take place on 22 May with a new party name on the ballot paper.... [...]

Community Activist Promises Town Hall Shake-Up if Elected Mayor

Leading Lewisham People Before Profit member and prominent community activist, John Hamilton, speaks to me about his campaign to be elected mayor of Lewisham on 22 May. [...]

Bullock Eyes Four More Years as Mayor

Continuing our series of interviews with candidates standing in the mayoral election I catch up with the current mayor, Steve Bullock. [...]

The Liberal Democrat Aiming to Be Town Hall Top Dog

Our series of interviews with candidates standing in the mayoral election continues with Duwayne Brooks of the Liberal Democrats. [...]

Charity’s Election Call to Improve Lewisham’s High Streets

The charity which campaigns for pedestrians, Living Streets, is calling on Lewisham residents to demand a commitment to improving their local high streets from candidates in the upcoming council elections. [...]

Five Things to Watch Out for at May’s Council Elections

The final nominations are in for candidates contesting the ward elections on 22 May. Here are five things to watch out for at May's council elections in Lewisham. [...]

New Cross Businessman Wants to Be Mayor of Lewisham

The manager of one of New Cross’s most alternative venues is campaigning, on the conservative party ticket, to be mayor of Lewisham. [...]

Green Party Heavyweight Bows Out of Lewisham Politics

Darren Johnson, Green Party councillor for Brockley, is to step down at the council elections in May. I recently met up with Darren to talk about his twelve-years in the thick of Lewisham politics. [...]