Category Archives: Mayfair

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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West End Labour Action Team welcomes news that the Curzon Mayfair has been saved

The West End Labour Action Team has welcomed the news that the Curzon Mayfair has been saved and that it is no longer threatened with closure. It was recently announced that developers Vevil International had dropped an action of forfeiture against the much-loved cinema … Continue reading

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West End Labour helps Curzon Mayfair fight off closure threat

Following an outcry of protest from the local community and a petition led by the West End Labour Action Team, the much-loved Curzon Mayfair cinema has moved closer to staving off the threat of closure. This week developers Vevil International … Continue reading

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Oxford Street pedestrianisation update – Mayor responds to questions

The Mayor, Sadiq Khan has responded to two questions from London Assembly Member Andrew Dismore on the proposal to pedestrianise Oxford Street: Question from Andrew Dismore How will pedestrianisation impact on residential areas north and south of Oxford Street including Fitzrovia, … Continue reading

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Save the Curzon Cinema Mayfair

Pancho Lewis of the West End Labour Action Team has started a petition to save the Curzon Cinema in Mayfair. The petition reads: “It is an absolute travesty that developers 38 Curzon Ltd have called on the Curzon to fork … Continue reading

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Westminster Labour Councillors raise residents’ concerns about Oxford Street pedestrianisation plans

Westminster Labour Councillors have called for a meeting with Mayor Sadiq Khan and Valerie Shawcross, Deputy mayor for Transport to raise concerns expressed by residents of Fitzrovia, Soho, north Mayfair and Marylebone about the local impact of plans  to pedestrianise Oxford Street by 2020. Labour … Continue reading

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Grosvenor Film Festival Kicks Off – Support the Westminster Foodbank

The Nomad Cinema will open its gates with six nights at Grosvenor Square over the next two weeks as part of The Grosvenor Film Festival. The two ‘Breakfast’ screenings allows the audience to support Foodbank by bringing along any breakfast … Continue reading

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