Too many betting shops – finally!

Former mayor Ken Livingstone condemned the explosion of betting shops in London’s high streets. The capital now has more than 2,100 since gambling laws changed in 2005. Mr Livingstone called for new powers for councils to curtail them and said it was “ridiculous” that planning laws classified them similarly to banks. Councils struggle to find Continue Reading

Catford is changing

Do you represent a community group, faith group or other organisation that uses Catford town centre? The Council is holding a special coffee morning from 10-11.30am on Wednesday 8 September in Committee Room 2 of the Civic Suite. Find out about the Council’s ideas for Catford’s future, and have your say. To book your place, Continue Reading