Category Archives: Labour Councillors

Westminster Labour welcomes screeching Tory U-turn on empty property tax

News that the Conservative leadership of Westminster City Council has reversed its position on taxing empty property has been welcomed by Labour Councillors. On Monday, Mayor of London Sadiq Khan called for the government to give the boroughs increased powers … Continue reading

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Seventy eight homes are empty on Ebury Bridge estate after Westminster Council blunder

According to the ‘Westminster Extra’: “New figures show 87 empty homes on the Ebury Bridge estate, Pimlico, where a massive regeneration project has been botched by the city council. Since 2014 residents have been moving out of the estate, as … Continue reading

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Labour Councillors call for a referendum on any Ebury Bridge regeneration scheme proposal

Churchill Labour Councillors Jason Williams and Shamim Talukder have called for any regeneration proposals for the Ebury Bridge Estate to be put to a full vote of residents before they can go ahead. At a meeting with Ebury Bridge Estate … Continue reading

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Orange Square success for Churchill Labour Councillors

Work has now begun to introduce dividers on benches in Orange Square following a successful campaign by Churchill Labour Councillors Jason Williams and Shamim Talukder, working on behalf of residents concerned about reports of anti-social behaviour on Orange Square. Following … Continue reading

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Local successes for Churchill Labour Councillors

Churchill Labour Councillor Shamim Talukder has been successful in helping local residents at 93 Ebury Bridge Road and at Semley Place. At 93 Ebury Bridge Road residents contacted Councillor Talukder to say: “I was enquiring regarding our Keep Clear Signage … Continue reading

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Labour demand information on Westminster Council plans to charge homeless families £12 a week to store possessions

Labour Councillors have called on Westminster Council to release all the internal emails and reports about a letter which was sent to households in temporary accommodation telling them their possessions could be destroyed if they did not pay a weekly … Continue reading

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Success for Labour’s Rita Begum at Paddington Rec

Labour Councillor Rita Begum’s campaign to get baby changing and wheel chair facilities located in the Pavilion toilets at Paddington Recreation Ground has been successful. Labour’s Councillor for Maida Vale has received the good news from Sean Stewart at the … Continue reading

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