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. [...]

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. [...]

Lewisham Elections 2014 Voting Intentions / Poll Results

In the second half of January we ran a poll asking respondents to answer three questions about who they intended to vote for in the elections taking place on 22 May 2014 in Lewisham: [...]

Brockley Councillor’s MP Bid to Be Derailed by Deptford Debacle?

Yesterday, the News Shopper broke the news that newly elected Deptford Evelyn ward councillor, some time nurse and midwife, Olufunke Abidoye is under suspension and faces investigation by a professional standards body, the Nursing and Midwifery Council. [...]