Author Archives: Clive Efford

Clive slams Planning Inspector’s Big Yellow decision

Clive slams planning inspector’s Big Yellow decision

Clive has expressed his disappointment and frustration at the decision to allow a Big Yellow self-storage warehouse at the Clifton’s Roundabout. “This is the wrong development in the wrong place at the wrong time” said Clive. Continue reading

Stop the international debt vultures

Clive Efford joins Jubilee Debt Campaign to ‘stop vulture funds’ profiteering from Third World debt.

Clive is supporting a bill going through Parliament to stop financial institutions from making multi-million pound profits out of the debts of some of the poorest countries in the world. Continue reading

A tribute to Frances Walker, 20 November 1939 to 7 April 2009

I knew Frances Walker for over twenty years as someone who dedicated themselves to helping their community. Whether as a children’s play leader, a carer for the council or as a long-standing member of the Horn Park Community Centre she was always passionate about helping everyone in Horn Park. Continue reading

Middle Park pilot to tackle untidy gardens

Clive has been carrying out his walkabouts for over 10 years now.

From the very first walkabout, complaints were raised about people failing to keep their gardens in good order. Whilst most people work hard to keep their gardens neat, they are let down by a minority that do not. Sometimes this is because they are elderly or infirm and need help. Sometimes, however, people have no excuse for not maintaining their gardens. Continue reading

National free swimming scheme launched in Eltham

Sports minister Andy Burnham joined Clive and Olympic minister Tessa Jowell to launch the goverment’s free swimming scheme for under 16s and over 60s.

Click below to see a video of the event.