Haringey Lib Dems write to council over 'rape culture' allegations

29 March, 2021

The Liberal Democrats have written to Councillor Kaushika Amin, Haringey Council's Cabinet Member for Children, Education and Families, in response to an open letter to governors at Highgate School from female students and alumni. The letter was regarding the school's rape culture and systemic in...

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Haringey Labour readmits councillors suspended for racism

19 March, 2021

Two Labour councillors who were suspended for anti-semitic comments have been readmitted to the Labour Party, and the Haringey Labour council group. This means that the only councillor in Haringey to have been removed from the Labour group is Cllr Barbara Blake (Ind-Seven Sisters), who was accuse...

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Haringey passes cross-party motion on protecting women

18 March, 2021

Haringey Council passed a cross party motion this evening, supported unanimously by Liberal Democrat and Labour councillors. The council pledged to help end violence against women and girls, including asking the Home Secretary to make street harassment a specific crime.

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Liberal Democrat proposals voted down

18 March, 2021

Two progressive Liberal Democrat proposals were voted down by Labour at Full Council.

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Haringey Council “tampering” with FOI requests

16 March, 2021

Haringey Council “tampering” with FOI requests

A report to the council’s Scrutiny Committee this week has revealed requests for information made by local residents on a controversial housing scheme were cleared by Labour politicians before being sent out.

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Concerns remain for the future of Mary Feilding Guild

13 March, 2021

Following a meeting with representatives of the Mary Feilding Guild on Friday (12th March 2021), Highgate Liberal Democrats have expressed their continued concern over the future for current residents and care home provision on the site.

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Labour Admits Failures Over £1 Million Debt Write-Off

10 March, 2021

Labour councillors have admitted they failed to have a clear process to protect taxpayers' money after it emerged yesterday that nearly £1 million of debt had to be written off following the failure of two projects.

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Lib Dem Budget Amendments Voted Down

02 March, 2021

Lib Dem Budget Amendments Voted Down

Liberal Democrat plans to target more funding at the borough’s covid-ravaged high streets and cultural offerings through a “Community and Cultural Transformation Fund” were unanimously voted down by Labour councillors at last night's Budget Full Council.

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Haringey Labour misses Housing Target … Again

16 February, 2021

Haringey Labour misses Housing Target … Again

Haringey has had its planning powers curbed after failing to hit its housing target - despite the goal having been reduced due to the pandemic. The Council only managed to build 60% of the required homes over the three year measuring period. 

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Reform demanded after child abuse failures

11 February, 2021

Haringey has once again found itself in the middle of controversy around its children's services, as a coroner, Mary Hassell, gave her verdict on the death of two month old Lily-Mai Saint George in 2018. 

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