“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

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 Hammersmith & Fulham. “This is a testament to the tremendous work of our resident-led commission, officers and councillors working together.

“We’re determined to continue leading the way and translate this ambitious strategy into action and carbon reduction at pace.

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