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Have your say on Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs) licensing

Published on Tuesday, 29 November 2016 in Housing news

We want to hear your views on licensing proposals for HMOs.

Councillors join apprentices to make home improvements

Published on Monday, 05 December 2016 in Jobs and careers news

The 'Back to Floor' event took place on 1 December.

Greenwich Christmas Festival a hit with residents

Published on Monday, 05 December 2016 in Leisure and culture news

The last Christmas event of the festive season was held on Saturday 3 December.

GLA awards clean air status to the Royal Borough of Greenwich

Published on Monday, 05 December 2016 in Environment and planning news

The award was given for a number of initiatives to improve air quality.

Topping out celebration for 1,500 home Woolwich development

Published on Wednesday, 30 November 2016 in Environment and planning news

The structure of the first apartment of Trinity Walk development has been completed.

Greenwich and Eltham Centres awarded for their community contribution

Published on Monday, 28 November 2016 in Leisure and culture news

Residents voted for their local centres in the Time Out Love London and Eltham Arts Awards.

Fireworks and lantern parade light up Woolwich festive season

Published on Monday, 28 November 2016 in Leisure and culture news

Hundreds of residents turned out to welcome Christmas in Woolwich this year.

Healthy living recognised in Royal Greenwich

Published on Wednesday, 23 November 2016 in Health and social care news

The Royal Borough of Greenwich has won two awards for its work to encourage healthier workplaces.

Special week of activity to mark World AIDS Day

Published on Wednesday, 23 November 2016 in Health and social care news

The awareness week will remind people of the importance of good sexual health.

Share the love this Small Business Saturday

Published on Tuesday, 22 November 2016 in Business news

Saturday 3 December is dedicated to celebrating and supporting small businesses.

Thousands turn out for this year's Eltham Lights Up

Published on Tuesday, 22 November 2016 in Leisure and culture news

Celebrating the turning on of the Christmas lights and Roald Dahl's 100th birthday.

Warning to shoplifters as Christmas season approaches

Published on Monday, 21 November 2016 in Community and living news

The Safer Greenwich Partnership is using a range of measures to prevent shoplifting.

Meet local police officers at the Safer Greenwich meeting

Published on Monday, 21 November 2016 in Community and living news

Residents are strongly encouraged to come along to the meeting on 1 December 2016.

Free information session to help women into the construction industry

Published on Thursday, 17 November 2016 in Jobs and careers news

You can register for the event, which takes place on Wednesday 23 November 2016.

New Marks & Spencer Foodhall to open in Woolwich

Published on Tuesday, 15 November 2016 in Business news

The well-known high street brand returns to Woolwich as part of ongoing development.

Greenwich Town Christmas lights switch-on event on 3 December

Published on Monday, 14 November 2016 in Leisure and culture news

Come enjoy the family entertainment and festive food on offer in Cutty Sark Gardens.

Find out what you can treat with antibiotics

Published on Friday, 11 November 2016 in Health and social care news

Antibiotic Awareness Week takes place between 14 to 20 November 2016.

Eltham North by-election result

Published on Friday, 11 November 2016 in Council and democracy news

A local by-election for one seat in the Eltham North ward was held on Thursday 10 November 2016.

£800 fly-tipping fine for Plumstead business

Published on Thursday, 10 November 2016 in Environment and planning news

Maximum penalty issued as Royal Borough continues to crack down on fly-tippers.

Woolwich Winter Warmer brings sparkle to Christmas

Published on Wednesday, 09 November 2016 in Leisure and culture news

The annual event is set to light up Woolwich town centre on Saturday 26 November.

Defendants plead guilty to misusing Blue Badges

Published on Tuesday, 08 November 2016 in Health and social care news

Fines were issued to three defendants at Bexley Magistrates' Court on 31 October 2016.

Benefit cap changes come into effect from 7 November

Published on Monday, 07 November 2016 in Advice and benefits news

The Royal Borough advises residents who receive benefits to check if they are affected.

Businesses stay open late for the Christmas lights switch-on in Eltham

Published on Friday, 04 November 2016 in Leisure and culture news

Come show your support to help celebrate Eltham Lights Up on Thursday 17 November.

Milestone figure reached for health champions

Published on Thursday, 03 November 2016 in Health and social care news

The Royal Borough has become the first local authority in London to train a thousand local health champions.

Royal Greenwich launches new innovation 'accelerator' centre

Published on Wednesday, 02 November 2016 in Business news

The centre is aimed at partnering with innovative construction and real-estate businesses.

Find out about exciting regeneration in Abbey Wood on new website

Published on Tuesday, 01 November 2016 in Environment and planning news

The website provides up-to-date information on improvements to the Abbey Wood area.

Give your opinion on driverless vehicles

Published on Friday, 28 October 2016 in Transport and streets news

The first driverless cars arrive in Greenwich in November as part of an £8m project.

Notice of application for wedding venue - The Queen's House

Published on Friday, 28 October 2016 in Licences and street trading news

Anyone wishing to oppose this application has until 19 December to do so.

New contracts seal regeneration future for Woolwich market

Published on Thursday, 27 October 2016 in Environment and planning news

The major regeneration of the old covered market on Plumstead Road, SE18, is on track.

Local residents urged to help shape TfL's Peninsula improvement plans

Published on Thursday, 27 October 2016 in Transport and streets news

Council partners Transport for London for safer roads proposed in a new consultation.