The UK in Iraq

Parliament was recalled on Friday 26th September so MPs could decide whether or not the UK should join in airstrikes against the ISIL terror group.

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Shana Tova!

Shana Tova to all members of the Jewish community in Bermondsey, London, and the UK. 

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Meeting Local Businesses On Bakerloo Plans

 

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During a walkabout with London Assembly member Caroline Pidgeon and Liberal Democrat council group leader Cllr Anood Al-Samerai, down the Old Kent Road, businesses registered 100% support for the campaign to extend the Bakerloo Line. 

 

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Borough Market millennium celebrations

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Simon Hughes joined hundreds of visitors at Borough Market last Saturday (20th Sept) to celebrate a wonderful 1,000 years of London’s oldest wholesale market.

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Another month brings another fall in unemployment

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Unemployment has fallen for another consecutive month for August in Bermondsey and Old Southwark, according to the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics.


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Better Together

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With only 8 days left to the referendum I, and other MPs, want to show solidarity with our Scottish neighbours.

 

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Free childcare for 1,800 Southwark two-year-olds

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Around 1,800 two-year-olds in Southwark are eligible for free childcare from September, under new rules brought in by the Liberal Democrats in government.

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Affordable Homes Bill Wins Through Parliament

The Affordable Homes Bill, put forward by Liberal Democrat Andrew George MP, has made it through its first major stage in Parliament. The Bill will make changes to the spare room subsidy or 'bedroom tax'. 

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Our campaign for a two-branch Bakerloo Line extension


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We are calling on the Mayor of London and TfL to officially agree to extend the Bakerloo line beyond Elephant & Castle.

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New Royal British Legion Pop in Centre opens in Southwark

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A new Pop in Centre for the Royal British Legion opened in Southwark this Tuesday, the first in London’s history.

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