Author Archives: Nick Ingram

Protest at Boris’s secret London Tory Conference

Students, trade unionists, local councillors and residents are uniting for a day of action this Saturday (26 February) to protests at the cuts facing London by the Conservative led government at their secret London Conference. The Secret London Conservative Conference is planned to launch Boris Johnson’s mayoral re-election bid, and has been largely hidden from […]

Lib Dem duplicity over campaign to save Kensal Rise Library

Sarah Teather, the Liberal Democrat MP for Brent Central and a minister for “privatising education” (sorry, running our schools) in the coalition government which has slashed Brent council’s budget by a fifth, is now campaigning to save some of the borough’s libraries that may be forced to close as a result of her government’s imposed […]

Glenda backs campaign to Save Charteris Sports Centre

MP GLENDA JACKSON BACKS CAMPAIGN TO SAVE “IRREPLACEABLE” LONDON SPORTS CENTRE IN DEPRIVED WARD Glenda Jackson, MP for Hampstead and Kilburn, has added her voice to a campaign to stop the closure of a much-loved sports and community centre in north-west London. Charteris Sports Centre in Kilburn is a ‘hub’ for a range of health […]

Latest Kilburn Rose newsletter for tonight’s meeting

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Great explanation of how the Tories have got it wrong

This was posted as a comment on a BBC blog by someone called Richard Bunning. It is long but worth reading and sharing. We must counter this ConDem lie that the economy was in a mess when they took over In order to understand our current predicament we need a reasoned analysis of the Brown […]

Help heap shame on Teather and the ConDems

Brent Fightback is organising a protest against the cuts on Friday, January 28, culminating at Sarah Teather’s advice surgery. See here for more details Brent fightback Demo

Save Charteris Sports Centre – meeting on Jan 22

Charteris Sports Centre in Charteris Road, Kilburn, is threatened with closure as the ConDem Government forces Brent Council to make 28% cuts to services in 2010-11 as part of Cameron and Osborne’s plans to dismantle public services and the welfare state. You can support the fight to save Charteris by joining the Facebook group Save […]

Join the great debate

ARE THE CUTS REALLY NECESSARY? John McDonnell MP will be debating with a leading Lib Dem Thursday January 13th  7pm Willesden Green Library Centre This debate has been organised by the Brent Fightback Campaign on a date that was suggested by Sarah Teather , Lib Dem MP for Brent Central, who is a minister in […]

Meet Brent Council’s leader and discuss cuts

Brent Council’s area consultative forum for the Kilburn area is tonight, Wednesday January 12. It is at 7pm at Queen’s Park Community School, Ayleston Avenue, NW6 7BQ. Cllr Ann John will explain how Brent Council is trying to cope with savage , unprecedented, unnecessary and unnecessarily hasty cuts by the ConDem Government. Cllr John said: […]

Come and hear Ken

Labour’s mayoral candidate Ken Livingstone is guest speaker at West Hampstead Labour Party’s AGM on Thursday, January 13th at West Hampstead Library, at the junction of Dennington Park Road and West End Lane, NW6, starting at 8pm. All Labour Party members and supporters are welcome to attend. Ken will talk about London and national politics and policy thinking […]