Many Labour councillors are still backing the Maduro dictatorship. This is something we need to challenge.
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The huge variation in costs does suggest that some councils, including mine, are likely to be paying over the odds.
They push dishonest figures on homelessness and council funding – but the belief of Labour councillors in their own civic virtue remains constant.
He was barred from public office after leading Lambeth to disaster. But under Corbyn he’s back.
None the less, the local Conservatives exploited the climate of prejudice, while Labour sometimes bent to accommodate it.
While complaining of cuts, it spends £250,000 a year on Lambeth Talk.
The Council is in denial about its failings.
The pace of change between each election will leave obsolete the relatively stable arrangements that we know now.
Osborne must hope Labour moderates hold the thin red line in town halls or he may, like Thatcher, be forced to centralise.
Over the last half century municipal leaders have caused the capital to become an uglier place to live and work.
Moderate Labour councillors are generally proving craven about the threat that they face.
At the launch of the Lambeth branch of the Corbynite faction, activists, audience members and the Shadow Chancellor made their intentions very clear.
Lambeth Council’s magazine has been increased in frequency to become a monthly publication.