Category Archives: Karen Buck MP

Westminster Labour’s 2018 Council Election Manifesto

After decades of the Conservatives taking Westminster for granted, residents have a real chance to change the future of this city. Years of Conservative cuts have taken their toll on local services, particularly for the most vulnerable. The Conservatives have … Continue reading

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Karen Buck MP calls for Airbnb short term lets registration scheme

Research by the Residential Landlords Association published in December 2017 found the number of Airbnb rentals in London has increased by 187% since 2015. Karen Buck MP said the number of properties advertised on Airbnb in Westminster North has more … Continue reading

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Karen Buck MP wins backing for laws helping tenants to take on rogue landlords

Tenants will be able to take legal action against landlords who fail to maintain rented homes to a safe standard after the Government announced it would back new laws proposed by Karen Buck MP. Housing Secretary Sajid Javid said he … Continue reading

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Tower blocks in Westminster: what Labour have been asking on behalf of residents

The horrific events at Grenfell Tower in North Kensington have shocked the country. We have been united in grief and so many have been moved to acts of great generosity and compassion. These events however have underlined deep social divides … Continue reading

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Karen Buck increases her majority in Westminster North and Ibrahim Dogus slashes Tory majority in Cities of London & Westminster

Labour’s Karen Buck has been re-elected as MP for Westminster North  with an increased majority of over 11,500. The full result is Karen Buck (Labour) – 25,934 Lindsey Hall (Conservative) – 14,422 Alex Harding (Lib Dem) – 2,253 Emmanuelle Tandy … Continue reading

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Vote for Karen Buck for Westminster North on Thursday 8th June

Karen Buck’s pledges to you I’ll continue to be a hard-working local MP who’ll put the people of Westminster North first I’ll stand up against a damaging ‘hard’ Brexit that risks London’s jobs and living standards I’ll fight for our … Continue reading

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Register to Vote – www.gov.uk/register-to-vote

The deadline to register to vote is Monday 22 May and residents can register at www.gov.uk/register-to-vote Anyone who is already registered to vote does not need to re-register. If you have moved home in the last few months and have not … Continue reading

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