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Voters in Greenwich and Woolwich gave Matthew Pennycook, Member of Parliament of the Constituency since the General Election of 2015, a big vote of confidence by increasing his vote to 34,215 on 8th June 2017, from 24,384, in June 2015.

Matt Pennycook increases majority

Voters in Greenwich and Woolwich gave Matthew Pennycook, Member of Parliament of the Constituency since the General Election of 2015, a big vote of confidence by increasing his vote to... Read more

Dear resident,

It has been the privilege of my life to have represented the people of Greenwich, Charlton, Woolwich, Blackheath and Plumstead as your Member of Parliament for the past two years.    

 Matt Pennycook

Why I'm asking the residents of Greenwich and Woolwich to re-elect me on 8 June.

Dear resident, It has been the privilege of my life to have represented the people of Greenwich, Charlton, Woolwich, Blackheath and Plumstead as your Member of Parliament for the past... Read more

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Matt Pennycook was greeted by Greenwich & Woolwich Labour Party activists from all over the constituency at a campaign meeting held at Charlton House this week. 

Campaign gets underway to re-elect Matt Pennycook

Matt Pennycook was greeted by Greenwich & Woolwich Labour Party activists from all over the constituency at a campaign meeting held at Charlton House this week.  Read more

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There's gathering crisis in education as funding is cut says Matthew Pennycook. 

Funding crisis in education

There's gathering crisis in education as funding is cut says Matthew Pennycook.  Read more

Matthew Pennycook, Greenwich and Woolwich MP, secured an end-of-day adjournment debate on 20 December on the proposed closure of Woolwich barracks and he secured a commitment from the Defence Minister to look again in the New Year at the Government’s decision to close Woolwich barracks.

Barracks up for reconsideration

Matthew Pennycook, Greenwich and Woolwich MP, secured an end-of-day adjournment debate on 20 December on the proposed closure of Woolwich barracks and he secured a commitment from the Defence Minister... Read more

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Matthew Pennycook has been arguing for the metro rail services to be brought under the control of TfL but the new Secretary of State for Transport, Chris Grayling, has put the signal at red. 

Metro plans derailed

Matthew Pennycook has been arguing for the metro rail services to be brought under the control of TfL but the new Secretary of State for Transport, Chris Grayling, has put... Read more

 Tonia Ashikodi

Tonia Ashikodi has won the Glyndon Ward by-election held on 5th May. On a turn-out of 41% Ashikodi received 2583 votes. More details on the Royal Greenwich results page. 

Tonia Ashikodi wins Glyndon Ward Council by-election

  Tonia Ashikodi has won the Glyndon Ward by-election held on 5th May. On a turn-out of 41% Ashikodi received 2583 votes. More details on the Royal Greenwich results page. ... Read more

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It's only days left now until the London Mayor and London Assembly elections on 5th May. Teams have been out campaigning across all the constituency branches– and there's a lot to be done, including canvassing and delivering leaflets. So if you've yet to get involved, now's your chance. Get in touch with your local branch details on the branches pages, or the Sadiq for London campaign.

Help Sadiq win London for Labour

  It's only days left now until the London Mayor and London Assembly elections on 5th May. Teams have been out campaigning across all the constituency branches– and there's a... Read more

Tonia Ashikodi

“I know I can make a difference in Glyndon and I need your support to help me do it”, says Tonia Ashikodi, who is standing in the Glyndon Ward Local Council By-election on 5th May, which runs concurrently with the London Mayor and London Assembly elections. 

Glyndon is our shared home and I am passionate about its future

“I know I can make a difference in Glyndon and I need your support to help me do it”, says Tonia Ashikodi, who is standing in the Glyndon Ward Local... Read more

There was a high turn out for Sadiq Khan, Labour's candidate for London Mayor, when he came to speak at Greenwich & Woolwich's GC meeting at Charlton House on Thursday 26th November.

Sadiq gives campaign briefing

There was a high turn out for Sadiq Khan, Labour's candidate for London Mayor, when he came to speak at Greenwich & Woolwich's GC meeting at Charlton House on Thursday... Read more

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