Category Archives: Oxford 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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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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Welcome for Low Emission Neighbourhood for Marylebone

Westminster Labour Councillors have welcomed the Mayor’s announcement of a Low Emission Neighbourhood (LEN) for Marylebone. The LEN was one of eight announced by the Mayor and is funded by the Mayor’s Air Quality Fund with match funding with the … 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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Time to improve Westminster’s Air Quality

Speaking at Last night’s Council meeting, Councillor Paul Dimoldenberg, Labour’s Built Environment spokesperson, said: “As a Marylebone Road resident for over 40 years, I know how polluted our city is. You don’t need facts and figures you just have to … Continue reading

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Labour call on Westminster Council to mount inquiry into high levels of pollution on West End roads

Westminster’s Labour Councillors have called on Westminster Council to mount an inquiry into the appallingly high levels of pollution on many of Westminster’s major roads after the ‘Evening Standard’ revealed “toxicity levels up to three-and-a-half times the EU legal limit” … Continue reading

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