Crystal Palace has long suffered from political boundaries that carve it up into multiple borough councils and Parliamentary constituencies, all based on an unfair and unrepresentative voting system. The Boundary Review could just compound these problems. Continue reading Boundaries that ignore 11,000 in Crystal Palace
Pete Elliot, the Green Party candidate in the Gipsy Hill by-election, increased our vote share by an incredible 32% and came within a cat’s whisker of giving us a second Green councillor on Lambeth council. Continue reading Pete comes within 36 votes of winning Gipsy Hill
Following years of scrutiny and standing up for our area, Darren Johnson got the support of the London Assembly for the Mayor of London to stop meddling with Crystal Palace Park and get behind the local community. Members from all political parties criticised the Mayor’s approach to date. Continue reading London Assembly debates Crystal Palace Park
Shasha Khan, Rashid Nix and Tom Chance are standing for the Green Party in the three constituencies that meet in Crystal Palace, and have launched ten pledges for the local area. Continue reading Announcing our candidates for the 7th May
We have sent in our response to the latest bungled consultation on the latest ill-conceived plans for Crystal Palace Park, part of a number of disjointed projects that the GLA is pushing in our local area. Continue reading Our response to the NSC consultation
The GLA, which owns a long lease on the National Sports Centre, has issued a new consultation on its future. One of our London Assembly Members has welcomed the consultation, but written to the Mayor asking for the residents to be given more information about the plans. Continue reading Have your say on the future of the National Sports Centre
One of our London Assembly Members, Darren Johnson, has been working closely with local residents and groups to get answers from the Mayor about the plans to build on the Crystal Palace Park hill top.
This post contains all the answers the Mayor has given Darren and other Assembly Members. If you have questions you’d like answered, email Darren at firstname.lastname@example.org. He can’t put in every question, but if there is something the Mayor could clarify or be challenged on let him know!
Continue reading Mayor of London’s answers on Crystal Palace Park