Category Archives: Berwick Street market

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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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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Further blow to Berwick Street Market as traders lose parking places despite £12 million increase in parking income for Westminster

Berwick Street Market traders have suffered a further blow when their parking places have been lost due to the redevelopment scheme alongside Kemp House, despite Westminster City Council raking in an extra £12 million through parking charges and fines. Berwick … Continue reading

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Labour calls for a halt to plans to privatise Berwick Street Market

West End Labour Action Team members Patrick Lilley and Pancho Lewis have called on Westminster City Council to halt the planned privatisation of Berwick Street Market. In a letter to Council Leader Philippa Roe and Cabinet Member Daniel Astaire they … Continue reading

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Labour call on Westminster Council and City West Homes to take action to protect Kemp House residents living above ‘nightmare’ building site in Soho

Labour Councillors are calling for immediate action from Westminster City Council and City West Homes to help beleaguered residents of Kemp House in Berwick Street, Soho, whose lives are being made a misery by ‘nightmare’ demolition and building works beneath … Continue reading

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