News published January 2020
Ground-breaking ‘Cost of the School Day’ project launches in Greenwich
Following a successful programme in Scotland, Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) and Children North East are working with us to reduce the long-lasting impact poverty has for pupils in our schools.
Help for EU residents to apply for settled status
You are welcome! With Brexit confirmed for 31 January 2020, we want to ensure that our community of around 32,000 residents from the EU know they are welcome to stay, live and work within the borough.
Royal Greenwich stands together against hate and discrimination
Royal Greenwich came together for Holocaust Memorial Day 2020.
Children’s social care services at Royal Borough rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted
Following a visit from Ofsted inspectors in December 2019, the Royal Borough of Greenwich’s children’s social care services have once again been rated ‘Good’ in all categories.
Statement on Anti Semitic graffiti
Cllr Danny Thorpe, Leader of the Royal Borough of Greenwich, said:
E-Z Cycle electric bike loan scheme - not just for cyclists, it's for everyone!
You can borrow an e-bike for only £10 a month, as part of a scheme to improve air quality and get people active.
Deadline extended for the Best of Royal Greenwich Business Awards Nominations
The nomination deadline for the Best of Royal Greenwich Awards has been extended. Businesses now have until Friday 31 January 2020 to make a nomination.
Royal Borough of Greenwich publishes evidence base to help develop its carbon neutral plan
Experts commissioned by the Council have produced the report which looks at where the borough’s emissions come from and what policies and projects should be considered to reduce emissions.
Leader’s blog: Building a fairer and greener Greenwich
It’s Friday again and another week has zoomed by!
Do you really listen?
A ‘chatty bench’ will be coming to Woolwich Library on Thursday 23 January to celebrate the publication of Kate Murphy’s book You’re Not Listening and kick off conversations about reading.
Available months for 2020