Category Archives: West End WArd Labour Action Team

Action to improve signage on Soho’s Broadwick Street

Councillor Pancho Lewis – Labour’s first ever councillor for West End Ward – has achieved another practical success in his first three months as a councillor. Residents raised concerns about vehicles driving along Broadwick Street and turning right into Marshall Street – a … Continue reading

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Labour West End Action Team show support for local businesses

In response to a request from Kemp House Residents’ Association, the West End Labour Action Team has released the following statement of support for local businesses: “We write to express our support for local businesses in Berwick Street, Peter Street … Continue reading

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West End Labour calls on Government to end the scandal of unregulated pedicabs

The West End Labour Action Team – Patrick Lilley, Pancho Lewis and Caroline Saville – have written to Transport Secretary, Chris Grayling, and Jo Johnson, Minister for London, requesting that they ensure the scandal of unregulated pedicabs in London is ended and support … Continue reading

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Well done Soho Dairy, Retail Business of the Year

Labour Councillors have congratulated Berwick Street Market’s Soho Dairy, which has won the Federation of Small Business London Retail Business of the Year award. This award was open to any retail business. Judges were looking for companies which: Have increased … Continue reading

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Petition to stop cuts to West End schools

The West End Labour Action Team has launched a petition calling on Westminster City Council to to urge the Government to scrap the school funding proposals which will mean that all three schools in the West End will lose out, including All … Continue reading

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Open letter: Westminster Council’s plans for skyscrapers

You may be aware that Westminster City Council is running a consultation about relaxing planning regulations to build skyscrapers in the borough. West End Labour has paired up with Wendy Shillam, of FitzWest Neighbourhood Forum, and the skyline campaigner Barbara Weiss … Continue reading

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Revealed: 80% of West End residents oppose Westminster Council plans to build tall buildings

A West End Labour survey has today found that residents overwhelmingly oppose plans to build more tall buildings in Westminster. More than 80% of respondents believe that Westminster Council is wrong to want to develop more skyscrapers and tall buildings. Residents cited the following concerns: … Continue reading

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