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Lewisham


Threat to courses and jobs at Lewisham and Southwark College

16 June 2015
UCU union members at Lewisham and Southwark College were set to begin a two-day strike on Thursday of this week. 

Angry crowd takes on plan to close Lewisham's A&E

11 December 2012
Around 500 people tried to make themselves heard at a public consultation on the closure of Lewisham A&E in south London on Tuesday of last week.

Administrator faces public anger at plans to shut Lewisham A&E

06 December 2012
Around 500 people tried to make themselves heard at a public consultation on the closure of Lewisham A&E last Tuesday night.

Save Lewisham Hospital rally attracts 500 to fight closures

29 November 2012
Over 500 health workers, patients and activists joined local MP Heidi Alexander at the Save Lewisham Hospital rally in south east London last night (Wednesday).

Lewisham's mass march boosts fight for the NHS

27 November 2012
A monster demonstration in south east London has shown the scale of opposition to the Tories’ attacks on the NHS.

Lewisham marches to defend its A&E and maternity services

24 November 2012
Thousands of marchers wielding placards and umbrellas wound their way through Lewisham in south east London today, Saturday, to defend their local health services.

Lewisham health workers gear up for cuts protest

20 November 2012
Around 100 health workers and activists from Lewisham Save Our A&E campaign in south east London met on Wednesday last week to build for the demonstration next Saturday.

We'll fight to save our A&E, declares Lewisham campaign

13 November 2012
Around 800 people turned out for a public meeting in Lewisham hospital on Thursday of last week as the campaign against closures there gets off the ground.

Rammed Lewisham meeting vows to save hospital from health cuts

09 November 2012
Around 800 people turned out for a public meeting in Lewisham hospital on Thursday evening as the campaign against closures there gets off the ground.

Solidarity stalls follow EDL attack

15 May 2012
Some 50 people with numerous campaign stalls gathered for a solidarity day in Lewisham, south east London, on Saturday of last week.

Union branches back lobby of TUC tomorrow

18 December 2011
The emergency lobby of the TUC tomorrow over pensions at 2pm is now backed by the London region of the UCU, East London NUT and NUT branches in Camden, Lewisham. Hackney, Lambeth, Ealing, Southwark, Merton and Greenwich.

Schools round-up

28 June 2011
Forest Hill School Teachers struck at Forest Hill School in Lewisham, south east London, on Thursday of last week, and shut the school.

Forest Hill teachers set to strike to save a job

21 June 2011
NUT union members at Forest Hill School in Lewisham, south east London, were set to strike on Thursday of this week.

Forest Hill school set to start strike ballot

24 May 2011
Teachers at Forest Hill school in Lewisham, south east London, will begin a strike ballot on Wednesday of this week against a compulsory redundancy.

Spreading school strikes to save jobs and stop bullying

17 May 2011
The NUT plans to ballot members at Forest Hill school in Lewisham, south London, over a planned compulsory redundancy.

Lewisham hospital demonstration

03 May 2011
Around 120 people in Lewisham, south London, demonstrated last week against £500,000 of cuts to child and adolescent mental health services.

Photos of the anti-cuts protest in Lewisham

29 November 2010

Riot police attack protesters at Lewisham Town Hall

29 November 2010
Around 400 people rallied outside Lewisham town hall this evening against plans by the Labour run council to make £60 million cuts.

Defend Lewisham libraries

28 September 2010
Around 100 people joined a protest in Lewisham, south London, on Friday of last week against plans to close libraries in Lewisham.

Organising against the cuts

20 July 2010
Lewisham: workers angry vote for fight over cuts Members of Lewisham Unison union in south London voted by 120 votes to four for industrial action last week.

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