Category Archives: Baker Street

Why I am standing for Labour in Cities of London & Westminster – Ibrahim Dogus

My name is Ibrahim Dogus and I’m standing as the Labour candidate in Cities of London and Westminster at the general election. After coming to London at the age of 14 with my family as political refugees from Turkey, I … Continue reading

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New survey of residents’ views on the Baker Street/Gloucester Place proposals

Murad Qureshi, Member of the London Assembly, is undertaking a survey of residents’ views on the Baker Street/Gloucester Place proposals. He says “It is my job to listen to your views about Transport for London’s work in London and to … Continue reading

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Westminster Council guilty of ‘misleading statement’ in Baker Street 2-way letter, say local residents

Residents opposing Westminster Council’s plans to turn Baker Street and Gloucester Place in to 2-way working say that the they “have noted a misleading statement in the Introduction letter accompanying the new questionnaire” In a letter to the Council, ‘Marylebone … Continue reading

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Ananthi Paskaralingam is Labour’s Candidate for the Bryanston and Dorset Square Ward By-Election on 22nd October

About Ananthi Paskaralingam Ananthi has previously worked as an Advice Worker for the Citizens Advice Bureau as well as a Debt Advisor and is currently training as a Dignity Champion with Healthwatch Westminster. In her spare time she volunteers at … Continue reading

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Labour call for decision on the Baker Street Two-Way proposal to be taken by full Council rather than by one Councillor

Labour Councillors have called for any decision on the Baker Street Two-Way proposal to be taken by the full Council rather than by one Councillor who has already been publicly strongly supportive of the controversial proposals which are being vigourously … Continue reading

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Study finds most of Marylebone illegally polluted

According to Westminster Living Streets: “In preparation for the project to convert Baker Street and Gloucester Place to two-way working, TfL has just presented an Air Quality Assessment of the area to Westminster Council. Monitors on Marylebone Road and Oxford … Continue reading

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The case of the missing space for cycling: Cycling Commissioner says he is not supportive of the Baker Street scheme

The Mayor’s Cycling Commissioner Andrew Gilligan has said he is not supportive of the Baker Street two-way scheme and wants to work with Westminster City Council to make it work for cycling, saying that the scheme isn’t safe enough. The … Continue reading

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