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Labour u-turn on Lambeth parking zone review

Labour Lambeth has angered residents from Brockwell Park to York Hill in West Norwood by abandoning its pledge to review the extension to the Tulse Hill Controlled Parking Zone (CPZ) introduced in early 2010. The promised review was first postponed until April 2011 but has now been abandoned. Many residents are plagued by displacement of vehicles from the CPZ into their residential roads and others wanted the hours of operation re-considered.

Lewis Robinson cuts cost of calls on College Road

College ward Conservative Councillor Lewis Robinson was astonished when he saw the size of bills for building work given to leaseholders at Crystal Court, College Road. Labour-controlled Southwark Council demanded that residents pay £30,000 for each flat and sometimes more just to keep the block ship-shape. Lewis took up the fight and saved residents a substantial sum of money.