Tag Archives: Netherwood

Netherwood saved!

Camden Cabinet agreed last week to the final proposals for a new Centre for Independent Living in Greenwood Place. In so doing , they agreed not to close Netherwood Day Centre in our ward. This is a superb victory for users, their carers, and supporters of Netherwood. As Labour ward councillors, we’ve supported this campaign […]

Victory for campaign as Netherwood gets reprieve

Regular readers of this blog will know my fellow councillors and I have been supporting the campaign to save Netherwood Day Centre for older people with dementia and other mental health needs. Great news came for the campaign this afternoon when the papers for the next Camden Cabinet meeting on 6 April were published, including a report on recommendations arising from the […]

Stars come out for Netherwood

You’ve got to hand it to Jane Clinton and her indefatigable fellow campaigners fighting to save Netherwood Day Centre. As showcased in today’s Camden New Journal, they’ve gone straight to the A-list and signed up Ricky Gervais as their latest high-profile backer. He’s not the only star backing the campaign either.  Benedict Cumberbatch, of the BBC’s Sherlock […]

Saving Netherwood: a chink of light?

It’s a sign of the strength of feeling about keeping Netherwood Day Centre that it made it on to the ITV London Tonight Bulletin last night: ITV London Tonight, 1 Mar 2011 Here Adult Social Care Cabinet member Cllr Pat Callaghan confirms what Council Leader Cllr Nash Ali said at Full Council: that funding had […]