Elephant and Castle traders voice their recommendations on relocation package

Elephant and Castle traders laid out their concerns and demands at a Council meeting this week after the Council revealed a range of measures to assist local traders in relocating away from the soon to be demolished Elephant and Castle shopping centre.

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Lib Dem pressure sees Council commitment to protect homes at risk from demolition in Elephant

A commitment to protect council housing from demolition in Elephant & Castle has been delivered by the Leader of Southwark Council after representations and pressure from Liberal Democrat Councillors.

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Crucial Riverside Day Centre offered reprieve

Southwark Liberal Democrats have welcomed today’s news that a crucial day centre for vulnerable adults in Bermondsey could remain open after the Labour run Council dramatically reversed its disastrous decision to close the key service.

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Burgess Park Care Home remains in 'Special Measures'

A care home in Southwark has once again failed to make the required improvements to move out of ‘special measures’. The current provider, Four Seasons Ltd, is now under serious threat of having their registration of the service being revoked unless significant improvements are made.

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£16,000 splashed out on recruiting new Southwark spin doctor

Liberal Democrats Councillors have been left shocked after it was revealed that £16,000 has been spent on the search for a new Head of External Affairs at Southwark Council.

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Southwark Lib Dems urge Council to agree a fair deal for Aylesbury leaseholders

Southwark Liberal Democrats have urged the Council to treat the remaining Aylesbury leaseholders fairly in response to the Secretary of State’s surprise decision to allow Southwark Council the opportunity to hold a new Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO). 

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