Housing repair service

We are running a reduced housing repairs service until Wednesday 29 May due to industrial action. We will deal with emergencies as normal but may contact you to reschedule pre-booked appointments.

People and organisations awarded the Freedom of the London Borough of Greenwich

Between 1966 and 2011, when the Royal Borough of Greenwich was known as the London Borough of Greenwich, 19 people and organisations were awarded the Freedom of the Borough:

  • Peter King, 26 October 2011
  • Bob Hope, 11 June 2000
  • Mrs M Garside, 18 October 1999
  • WF Strong, 18 January 1999
  • Charlton Athletic Football Club, 26 May 1998
  • The Royal British Legion (Blackheath and Charlton, Eltham and Well Hall, Woolwich and Plumstead branches), 13 December 1995
  • EH Claridge, 13 December 1995
  • The University of Greenwich, 17 January 1994
  • Mrs CB Jeffrey, 2 October 1991
  • R Hurst, 28 February 1990
  • MA Jeffrey, 2 December 1987
  • Margaret Peel-Yates, 25 March 1987
  • Mrs H Stroud, 25 March 1987
  • Nelson Mandela, 1983
  • GE Offord, 15 November 1979
  • RT Coombs, 15 November 1979
  • Mrs Ethel Brooks OBE, 23 October 1974
  • The Royal Naval College, 24 May 1966
  • The Royal Regiment of Artillery, reaffirmed on 24 May 1966.