The next Governance Review meeting of RBKC Council allows members of the Public to share their vision of the way RBKC ought to operate. It will be on 28 November at 6.30 pm at the Town Hall and they are urging the public to attend.
Key questions that will be covered include:
- Thinking about decisions that the Council makes on council services, what decisions would you particularly want to be involved in?
- In the past, did you want to be involved in particular Council decisions and didn’t get the chance. What were these?
- Are there any examples of when the Council has involved local people in decision-making that you thought worked well?
- In general, what more could we do to involve you in our decision-making?
- If you did want to be more involved in local decisions, what stops you?
For the fifteenth time, on Saturday 1 December, Movement for Justice is organising the Surround Yarl’s Wood demonstration.
They are fighting to end the hostile environment for immigrants and shut down the detention system.
Meeting 12pm, Thurleigh Road, Milton Ernest, Bedford, MK44 1FD on Saturday 1 December.
Universal Credit is due to hit North Kensington in December, a community still in suffering as a result of the Grenfell tragedy.
A protest has been organised on Saturday 1st December, 2p.m. at Ladbroke Grove station, as part of Unite the Union’s National Day of Action against Universal Credit. The action has been organised locally by Unite Community branches.
We hope you can attend to show solidarity and send a message to the Government that UC is unwelcome here.
Our MP, Emma, recently wrote to the Secretary of State for Work & Pensions and is lobbying against these measures in Parliament.
The Kensington & Chelsea Labour Local Campaign Forum invites you to our next campaign day, taking place in Chelsea Riverside, one of our must-win wards in the next local elections.
It will be held this Sunday 2nd December from 10am – 1pm with a street stall to talk to and flyers to distribute to members of the public.
We will be meeting outside the World’s End Estate. Don’t worry if you’ve never been campaigning with us before, this will be an excellent chance to get involved.
The Save Wornington College Campaign and KCC are looking for 2 people to put a bid together for the college to standalone.
There is a bid on the table from Morley College for a merger with them.
The decision will be made in February by the board of governors as to which bid will be the best for the future of the college.
The advertisement with the job specifications is on the KCC site. The closing date for applications is 27 November 2018.