Jonathan Simpson


November 7, 2010 // 1 Comment

THE Camden New Journal’s Christmas Hamper Appeal is 30 years old this time around. There has been some history with local politicos getting involved to raise money for [...]

The Mayor and Mayoress

May 25, 2010 // 2 Comments

THE Mayor’s parlour has seen a bit of excitement in recent years, but a tag team of Jonathan Simpson and broadcaster Amy Lame is genuinely something eye-catching and [...]

Share the Mayor?

May 10, 2010 // 3 Comments

BACK in power at Camden Council, Labour will appoint a new cabinet tonight. Exciting times for the 30 new members who make up the party’s majority. But what will they [...]

A little swipe from Piers

March 18, 2010 // 1 Comment

OH BOY, oh boy, Piers Wauchope’s book on the history of Camden politics will be with us soon. Call me a geek but I can’t wait to see a copy. The former leader of [...]

Whogotit: case closed?

March 4, 2010 // 1 Comment

LABOUR deputy leader Councillor Jonathan Simpson has had a hopeful punt at trying to find out for us all the answer to that burning question: Who got a big golden goodbye [...]

Deal or no deal

February 18, 2010 // 1 Comment

IN a discussion about what form a coalition in Camden might take if the local elections fail to produce a winner, the Labour Party was the only group which is ready to rule [...]