“Hammersmith & Fulham Labour councillors have taken a ruthlessly efficient approach and cut a record £122m in wasteful council spending and we’ve won £683m from property developers. That has allowed us to invest in new services and to keep council tax and charges low.”

Cllr Stephen Cowan, Leader of the London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham

CCTV, Gangs Unit and 72 officers keep streets safer for residents

Labour-led Hammersmith & Fulham Council is to spend £5 million on CCTV in a move to protect women and help cut down on streets attacks.  The council has also invested £4.6 million in keeping council officers on its streets. A team of 72 law enforcement officers has been set up to conduct weapon searches and help […]

Labour-run H&F council freezes council tax again as residents faces worst drop in living standards on record

Hammersmith & Fulham Council will freeze council tax bills for 2022-23 – making it one of only two councils in London to freeze bills this year. This will deliver a real terms cut as H&F residents face the worst cost-of-living squeeze in 60 years. Read the full LBHF story here.https://www.lbhf.gov.uk/articles/news/2022/02/hf-freezes-council-tax-once-again?fbclid=IwAR2FFywmDuY0zsWzAzqYhgeXRSnz1zThIqRf-wWQnDwCrg9Cxp0fPp9OHag

H&F named top council in London for climate plans

Hammersmith & Fulham Council has been named the top council in London and ninth in the UK for climate emergency plans. The independent assessment was done by not-for-profit organisation Climate Emergency UK using their expert-approved checklist. “I’m delighted that the ambition and scale of our Climate and Ecology Strategy has been recognised,” said Cllr Stephen Cowan, Leader of […]

Labour saves 3,000 people’s council homes from Conservative-backed bulldozers

The homes of 3,000 people have been saved by Hammersmith and Fulham Council from property developers who wanted to bulldoze the West Kensington, West London People’s Estate. To read the full article, featured in The Daily Mirror, please follow this link: https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/politics/labour-saves-council-estates-conservative-20985043

Charing Cross Hospital saved

Government abandons Charing Cross closure plan We did it together! The government has finally been forced to retreat on closing Charing Cross Hospital. Read our letter to residents and download a poster for your window. Charing Cross letter to residents April 2019 (pdf 123KB) We saved Charing Cross Hospital (poster) (pdf 22KB) Thanks to Save […]

Labour saved popular school that Tories planned to close

Sulivan Primary School was being closed down by Tory-led Hammersmith and Fulham Council. When the Conservatives were defeated by H&F Labour in 2014, we stopped the closure and kept the school open. To read the full article, featured in The Daily Mirror, please follow this link: https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/labour-saved-popular-school-tories-3756333