Category Archives: Regeneration

Churchill Ward Labour Councillors slam further delays and broken promises on the Ebury Bridge Estate

  Churchill Ward Labour Councillors Jason Williams and Shamim Talukder have slammed Westminster Council for further delays and broken promises on the Ebury Bridge Estate. In a strongly-worded letter to new Housing Cabinet Member Rachel Robathan, they say: “We were … Continue reading

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Give residents a vote on estate regeneration says Westminster Labour

In 2016 Westminster’s Conservative led Council made a U-turn on its previous commitment to give residents a vote on estate regeneration schemes. Despite a number of schemes successfully persuading residents to go ahead, this commitment was ditched after the Council’s … Continue reading

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Nearly £30 Million spent on Ebury Bridge Estate regeneration plan without a brick being laid

Questioning from Labour Councillors has revealed that an eye-watering £29 million has been spent on the Ebury Bridge Estate regeneration scheme before a brick has even been laid. Residents in the Ebury Bridge Estate in Pimlico have been waiting over 3 years for … Continue reading

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Westminster Council Regeneration Schemes Hit Further delays

Residents in Church Street and the Ebury Bridge Estate in Pimlico who have been waiting many years for better housing have been hit by further delays to Westminster Council’s estate regeneration plans. According to Labour Councillors, both the Church Street … Continue reading

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Church Street regeneration plans over a year behind schedule

Labour Councillors will be highlighting the 12 month delay in starting work on the Church Street regeneration programme at the Council meeting on Wednesday 27th April. A motion, to be moved by Councillor Guthrie McKie and seconded by Church Street … Continue reading

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Paddington Shard proposals fail to deliver for local people says Westminster Labour Group

The rushed plans for a new mega-tower on the old Royal Mail sorting office site next to Paddington Station fails to deliver for local residents, Westminster Labour Group argues. In its response to the planning application Labour set out a … Continue reading

Posted in Adam Hug, Community facilities, Labour Councillors, Paddington, Paddington Shard, Planning Committee, Planning permission, Public consultation, Regeneration, Royal Mail, Social Housing, St Mary's Hospital, Transport for London, Westminster City Council | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Churchill Gardens plans under the ‘Mirror’ spotlight

Ros Wynne Jones writes in the ‘Mirror’; “A few weeks ago I went to a public meeting at the heart of a sprawling 1950s council estate in central London. The community centre was packed and airless. Tempers were flaring. “You … Continue reading

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