July 2010

Winning here

July 27, 2010 // 0 Comments

THE Conservatives toasted victory in the Frognal and Fitzjohns by-election in Camden last week with a traditional group hug. And just look at their placards. The one being [READ ON]

Heads up

July 27, 2010 // 0 Comments

UNIVERSITY College London wait on tenterhooks to find out whether Michael Gove will fund its new academy school in Swiss Cottage or not. Still, it might want to edit up its [READ ON]

The empty chair

July 23, 2010 // 0 Comments

GRIM economic forecasts and government cuts inevitably mean tough times ahead for voluntary organisations, worthy projects across London which often survive from week to week [READ ON]

Big win

July 23, 2010 // 3 Comments

IT’S a big hello to Giovanni Spinella who about half an hour ago was confirmed as the new Camden councillor for Frognal and Fitzjohn’s ward. He takes the seat so [READ ON]

Lost in translation

July 22, 2010 // 0 Comments

NOTE to self: Learn Bengali. That way, we can play spot the difference when Camden leader Nash Ali takes a two-speech approach at community events, delivering one in English [READ ON]

Thierry does New York

July 21, 2010 // 1 Comment

FOOTBALL again – but this is a TV car crash that merits some rubbernecking. Thierry Henry, who not so long ago I was worshipping as somebody who would never make a Chicken [READ ON]