Our survey identified 15,875 of them. Many of these could be redeveloped to provide new homes.
Posts Tagged: Havering
It is incumbent on all of us to spend less time moaning, and more time putting out energy into where we can get the best return on our limited resources.
The point here is the electoral trade-off between what could plausibly happen in the capital and the provinces – with Corbyn entering Downing Street in consequence.
Damian White: An independent report has found that four of the five most efficient councils in England are Conservative
In Havering, we have saved £79 million over the past four years. Yet we have improved the lives of the people we serve.
They want to know that their political leaders aren’t racist or judgemental or stuck in a 1950s parody – but they aren’t interested in hearing about these ideas primarily.
The capital isn’t a single political entity. Rather, it is still in some ways a Napoleon-of-Notting-Hill-style mass of small towns.
Binita Mehta-Parmar: The divisive and intolerant messages used on a Tory leaflet in Havering harm our society and our Party
Such messages have more in common with the race controversies of 50 years ago than with the modern Conservative Party.
Pundits are expecting a drubbing for the Conservatives in the capital. But some boroughs will buck the trend. I predict unpredictability.
We are embarking upon major housing regeneration and are showing that ours is the Party truly focussed on improving residents’ quality of life.
This follows the example of Havering.
It is a relic of an out-of-date fashion for the big and artificial rather than the small, local and rooted.
The carrot is proving to be a very effective tool.