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Berwick Street Market privatisation U-Turn welcomed by Labour

Labour Councillors and the West End Labour Action Team have welcomed Westminster City Council’s U-turn on plans to privatise Berwick Street Market following a year-long campaign from market traders who organised a 37,000-signatrure petition against the privatisation proposals. With just … Continue reading

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Churchill Labour Councillor meets with Wandsworth Councillors to discuss opposition to Nine Elms to Pimlico Bridge

Churchill Labour Councillor Shamim Talukder has met with Labour representatives on the London Assembly and Wandsworth Council as well as local activists to discuss residents’ opposition to the proposed Nine Elms to Pimlico Bridge. Labour London Assembly Members Andrew Dismore … Continue reading

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Churchill Labour Councillors take action on Coach Parking

Churchill Ward Labour Councillors Jason Williams and Shamim Talukder have been working with Council officers to ask for urgent action on Coach parking on Ebury Bridge Road and Pimlico Road. Residents have been contacting Councillors with examples of Coaches parked … Continue reading

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Churchill Labour Councillors lobby MOD on low flying helicopter noise

Churchill Labour Councillor Jason Williams has written to the Ministry of Defence to raise residents’ concerns on low flying helicopter noise in Churchill Gardens Estate. Councillor Williams said “noise from military helicopters has been a nuisance to residents of Churchill … Continue reading

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West End Labour helps Curzon Mayfair fight off closure threat

Following an outcry of protest from the local community and a petition led by the West End Labour Action Team, the much-loved Curzon Mayfair cinema has moved closer to staving off the threat of closure. This week developers Vevil International … Continue reading

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Churchill Ward Labour Councillors slam further delays and broken promises on the Ebury Bridge Estate

  Churchill Ward Labour Councillors Jason Williams and Shamim Talukder have slammed Westminster Council for further delays and broken promises on the Ebury Bridge Estate. In a strongly-worded letter to new Housing Cabinet Member Rachel Robathan, they say: “We were … Continue reading

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Westminster Tories Slash Rough Sleeping Budget

  Westminster Conservatives have slashed the Council budget for rough sleeping and supported housing just weeks after the Council’s own figures showed the number of those out on the streets had more than doubled. At last week’s full Council Westminster … Continue reading

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