• Labour’s approved list

    December 9, 2021 // 0 Comments

    YOU will probably have seen the…. disquiet… about a record number of deselections among Camden’s Labour Party. Paul Tomlinson, Roger Robinson and Leo Cassarani are among those who have been told they cannot re-stand at May’s boroughwide elections. The number of rejections in [READ ON]
  • The music didn’t stop

    October 28, 2021 // 0 Comments

    THE annual mayoral civic function in Camden is a bit like a wedding reception: a decent spread, some squiffy rum punch, people you haven’t seen for years pop up like ghosts from the past and everybody smiles sweetly at each other for whoever’s special day it is. Sort of sweetly. [READ ON]
  • Abdul Hai’s farewell letter

    October 4, 2021 // 1 Comment

    THE boroughwide elections get closer but one big name won’t be on the ballot paper. Here’s cabinet councillor Abdul Hai’s letter to colleagues: Dear [READ ON]

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  • ‘The conference photo’

    September 28, 2021 // 0 Comments

    Not sure quite why we started it, but 'the conference photo' is now a thing – here's a flashback [READ ON]
  • Don’t make us go to the Town Hall

    March 26, 2021 // 1 Comment

    ANGER among councillors in Camden last night after the government said remote video meetings should end on May 7 – effectively an order to get back to the Town Hall [READ ON]
  • Leila

    February 28, 2021 // 6 Comments

    Tributes have flooded in for Leila Roy after the sudden death of the former councillor on Friday evening – raise a glass to her if you don't want everybody in the Town Hall chamber to look and sound the same [READ ON]
  • The Town Hall after the pandemic

    September 30, 2020 // 0 Comments

    THE work to revamp the Town Hall building continues with the virus pandemic not standing in the way of a plan to get councillors back in Judd Street by 2022. They had just [READ ON]
  • Cannot discuss…

    September 15, 2020 // 1 Comment

    SCRUTINY committee chairman Awale Olad likes to throw in a few ‘jokes’ every now again. He recently stopped a meeting to start a discussion over why Labour [READ ON]

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SALLY Rose White is the ghost of Christmas past. She haunts me, and others should feel the same; more so. Fifteen years ago, at Christmas time, the killer who ended her [READ ON]



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