Archive for Month: July 2017

  • Sainsbury’s applies for late licence to serve alcohol

    Residents might be interested to know that Sainsbury’s in Eltham have applied for a late licence to serve alcohol until midnight from Monday to Sunday.  This is an extension from the 11pm which it is currently allowed to serve alcohol until and unfortunately, it appears there is no clear explanation for this application in the…

  • Are Councillors making good use of their ward budgets?

    I’ve increasingly come to realise that I need a holiday when I start reading the appendices of Cabinet reports, seeking the things that have been hidden in the hope no one will make it that far.  This old ‘Yes, Minister’ trick is still surprisingly effective as buried in appendix H of the ‘Cabinet Performance Report…

  • Mayor of London is holding up Eltham High Street works

    The press release below has been issued by local Conservatives: At the Meeting of Royal Borough of Greenwich Council last night (Wednesday 19th July) Labour’s Cabinet Member for Transport admitted that the failure to install a new pedestrian crossing at the top of Eltham High Street at the junction with Footscray Road is the result…