Author Archives: pdimoldenberg

More work needed on Oxford Street to get it right, say Labour

Following the announcement of the latest consultation returns on the Oxford Street project, Labour’s Business and Public Realm spokesperson, Councillor Paul Dimoldenberg said: “The consultation results show that TfL and Westminster City Council still have a big job to do … Continue reading

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Labour launch further report on ’25 More Nightmare stories from City West Homes’

In January 2018, Westminster Labour Group unveiled a dossier of ’20 Nightmare Stories from City West Homes’. The reaction to this from tenants and leaseholders has been overwhelming, with many more ‘nightmare stories’ coming to light from all over Westminster. … Continue reading

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Labour West End Action Team show support for local businesses

In response to a request from Kemp House Residents’ Association, the West End Labour Action Team has released the following statement of support for local businesses: “We write to express our support for local businesses in Berwick Street, Peter Street … Continue reading

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Westminster Labour welcomes 1,000 extra police as over 1,800 sign petition to halt Government cuts to police budget

Westminster Labour has welcomed the Mayor’s decision to invest an additional £59m annually to support an extra 1,000 police officers by using income raised from business rates. This will help avoid falling police numbers due to Government cuts to the … Continue reading

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Labour joins campaign to save The Roadhouse in Covent Garden

We are opposing the Capital & Counties (Capco) planning application for The Roadhouse premises at 35 The Piazza, WC2. In a letter to the Council’s Director of Planning, John Walker, we say: “The Roadhouse has traded for over 25 years … Continue reading

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Labour call on City West Homes to install new intercom system and resurface Fleming Court estate paths and roads

The Little Venice Labour Action Team has called on City West Homes to install a new intercom system and resurface the estate paths and roads as a matter of urgency. Labour’s Candidates on 3rd May, Iman Less, Murad Qureshi and Sue Wolff … Continue reading

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Dolphin Square flats in Pimlico to get new homes, but how many will be affordable?

A recent article in the Evening Standard asks: “Dolphin Square flats in Pimlico to get new homes, but how many will be affordable?” “Despite submitting almost 300 planning documents to the council, Westbrook has declined to say exactly how many … Continue reading

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