Category Archives: Environment

Barnet set to repeat Westminster sale of cemeteries scandal

Andrew Dismore, Labour London Assembly candidate for Barnet and Camden has today released papers  which he has just received in response to a freedom of information request to Barnet Council concerning Hendon Crematorium and Cemetery.   Mr Dismore, prior to becoming MP for Hendon, was a Westminster City councillor at the time of the infamous Westminster Council cemeteries scandal in […]

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Boris’s 9-point plan is a bridge to nowhere

(This article also appeared on Left Foot Forward) Boris Johnson has announced his 9-point “Plan for London” but it has quickly attracted criticism from unexpected quarters. As The Times revealed (£) recently, Tory internal polling reveals many voters don’t know what the Tory Mayor has achieved in four years,and that Number 10 is concerned that Boris Johnson’s campaign plans are ‘underwhelming’ and that he doesn’t […]

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Letter to the Editor: Barnet’s parks are not for sale. Time to call time on Coleman!

Dear Editor, So Cllr Coleman’s latest wheeze is to exclude the local community so he can rent out for three days at time our public parks for the benefit of private parties. Who is going to supervise these events, make sure they finish on time, don’t destroy the plants and shrubs, and that everyone leaves quietly? Cllr Coleman has already […]

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