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Southwark Council Candidates Commit to Community Land Trust

Southwark Council incumbent, Labour's  Peter John, committed to finding a site for a Community Land Trust in Southwark if re-elected.

Over 170 Southwark residents, who are members of Southwark Citizens, local branch of national community organising charity Citizens UK, came together at William Booth Training College this week to hold local politicians to account and present them with their People’s

Posted in All, Assemblies, Citizens UK, CitySafe Campaign, Community Land Trust, Community Organising, Living Wage Campaign, London Citizens, Party Politics, Press Release, South London

New Citizens Legal Service Newsletter

Read the highlights of the first year of the New Citizens Legal Service in their April 2014 newsletter. Available to download here: NCLS Newsletter – April 2014

Posted in All, Citizens UK, Citizens UK Diaspora Caucus, Community Organising, New Citizens Legal Service

Croydon Citizens ‘cross’ at dangerous road: Community alliance calls for longer green man at unsafe crossing


Community leaders from Croydon Citizens took action on Sunday to highlight a dangerous pedestrian crossing in Thornton Heath. The leaders, dressed in green, crossed the road between Tesco and Superdrug on Brigstock Road in Thornton Heath behind elderly and disabled

Posted in All, Citizens UK, Community Organising, London Citizens, Press Release, South London