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Labour Councillors call on Westminster Council to launch inquiry into allegations of racism at West End nightclubs

Labour Councillors are calling on Westminster City Council to launch a full investigation after discovering multiple – and longstanding – allegations of racial discrimination at several nightclubs in London’s West End. A recent allegation about Drama nightclub led to Westminster Labour … Continue reading

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Maida Vale Labour Councillors’ advice surgery dates announced

Maida Vale Labour Councillors Geoff Barraclough, Rita Begum and Nafsika Butler-Thalassis have announced details of their weekly advice surgeries: 1st Saturday of the month, 10am to 11am at Paddington Recreation Ground Cafe, W9 1PF 2nd Thursday of the month, 5.30pm … Continue reading

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Westminster Labour call for nightclub licence to be suspended after racial discriminatory charging allegations

Labour Councillors have called on Westminster Council to suspend the licence of Drama nightclub in Park Lane pending an investigation by the Licensing team into allegations that black women were charged £20 entrance fee, while white women were charged just … Continue reading

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Twelve more scandals from City West Homes

Council elections come and go but City West Homes’ performance just gets worse. Over the past few weeks since the Council elections we have received scores of cries for help from City West Homes tenants and leaseholders and here are … Continue reading

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Westminster Council orders residents to remove burglar alarms on Bayswater homes

Residents in Hereford Road, Bayswater are up in arms at Westminster Council’s plans to refuse planning permission for burglar alarms on 8 houses in the street after the Council claimed that the alarms are ‘visual clutter’ and will damage the … Continue reading

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Westminster Labour launches campaign to save BBC Maida Vale Studios

From the beginnings of radio through to rock and roll, Maida Vale has been at the heart of the nation’s cultural heritage. From the Beatles to Beyonce, every significant pop artist has recorded here. Not only that, the studios also … Continue reading

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Westminster Labour calls for action on Planning transparency

Labour Councillors have called on Westminster Conservatives to urgently deliver much needed change to open up the Planning system so that residents can have more confidence in the transparency of major planning decisions that affect local communities. Residents are particularly keen to … Continue reading

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