Residents right to be annoyed when they spent 2.5 hours at meeting then told they must submit comments in writing to council instead
Not satisfactory that over-long community council agendas mean that discussion of actual council decisions gets squeezed at end of evening.
Welfare reform: Southwark is the 12th most affected borough in the country - but @lb_southwark says it has not evicted anyone due to changes
@liamjlhill 255 people
'Bedroom tax' - 146 people affected in Cathedrals ward; 174 in Chaucer ward
Sally from @SouthwarkCAB has worked in advice services for 30 years - says she's never know such difficult times due to cuts, welfare reform
Community council hearing about @SouthwarkCAB - busiest citizens' advice service in London, helping around 13,000 people
Lakshman Chandrasekera of @LMCULondon says 10,000 people in Southwark belong to local credit union
Around 6,500 people in Borough, Bankside & Walworth Community Council area have been affected by Govt's welfare reforms, officer says
One in 10 people in Southwark have been affected by the Government's welfare reform programme, council officer tells Community Council
7,000 people in Southwark reliant on food banks, cllr @coyleneil tells Borough, Bankside & Walworth Community Council
Off to Borough, Bankside & Walworth Community Council - updates here and @se17 as relevant
Borough, Bankside & Walworth Community Council meeting this evening: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…
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