Category Archives: Queen’s Park

Labour hit out at Harrow Road planning delays

Labour have reacted angrily to Westminster Council’s announcement that they are shelving already long delayed plans for public engagement around the Harrow Road Area Planning Framework until 2019, after completion of the new City Plan for all of Westminster. After … Continue reading

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Labour slams Westminster Council’s bizarre attempt to block its own cycle hangar scheme

Westminster Labour has reacted angrily to news that the Council’s planning department are recommending refusal of a planning application put forward by the council’s own transport team for the pilot installation of a secure Cyclehoop Bike Hangar on Ilbert Street … Continue reading

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The latest Queen’s Park Labour News leaflet is out

The latest Queen’s Park Labour News leaflet is out qp-labour-news-october-2016 Top stories are: 20 mph trial zones We are delighted that the Council has finally agreed to introduce 20 mph zones on a trial basis after many years of campaigning. The Council says: … Continue reading

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Westminster Labour victory on 20mph zones

Following a long standing campaign by Labour Councillors, Westminster City Council has finally agreed to implementation of 20mph trial areas/streets in proximity to schools and in streets where there is a history of speed related accidents. Labour Councillors have supported … Continue reading

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Call for Santander bike hire to be extended to Queen’s Park

Queen’s Park Labour Councillors are supporting a petition organized by a local resident calling for Santander Hire Bikes to be located in the Queen’s Park area. You can sign the petition here http://petitions.westminster.gov.uk/borisbikesqpark/ “We the undersigned petition Westminster City Council … Continue reading

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Do you want to help unaccompanied child refugees in Europe?

We have received the following message from a local resident: “I’m a Queen’s Park resident and I run a refugee aid and advocacy group called Calais Action. I’m setting up a working group in the North Westminster area to help … Continue reading

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Where the money went (3) – How the Labour Government initiated Local Area Renewal Partnerships in Westminster

From 2003, the Labour Government supported and financed the creation of Local Area Renewal Partnerships (LARPs) to improve the quality of life of people who live and work in Westminster’s most disadvantaged areas: • Church Street • Queen’s Park • … Continue reading

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