Category Archives: Westminster Council waste

Churchill Labour Councillors outline their approach to Ebury Bridge Estate regeneration

Churchill Labour Councillors Shamim Talukder and Jason Williams, and Labour Action Team member Andrea Mann, have been continuing their work to support residents on Ebury Bridge Estate, speaking to them about Westminster City Council’s regeneration plans and the need to … Continue reading

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Churchill Labour Councillors raise residents’ concern over Tories’ Ebury Bridge Estate leaflet

Churchill Labour Councillors Shamim Talukder and Jason Williams have called on Westminster Conservatives to clarify a leaflet they have delivered to residents on Ebury Bridge Estate. Residents are concerned that the leaflet suggests a plan already exists for the estate, as it … Continue reading

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Labour call for empty homes in Victoria to be brought back to use

Westminster Labour Councillors are calling for 60 homes in Castle Lane and Palace Street, Victoria, that have been empty since 2012, to be brought back into use immediately. The empty homes are owned by Land Securities who bought them for £22.5m … Continue reading

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Labour demand information on Westminster Council plans to charge homeless families £12 a week to store possessions

Labour Councillors have called on Westminster Council to release all the internal emails and reports about a letter which was sent to households in temporary accommodation telling them their possessions could be destroyed if they did not pay a weekly … Continue reading

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Tri-borough collapse traces back to Westminster Council mismanagement

Westminster Council’s long-term mismanagement of back-office systems for Hammersmith & Fulham, Kensington & Chelsea and Westminster were at the root of the break-up of tri-borough arrangements. Councillors in Hammersmith & Fulham had little alternative but to look for other arrangements following grotesque … Continue reading

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Westminster Tories Slash Rough Sleeping Budget

  Westminster Conservatives have slashed the Council budget for rough sleeping and supported housing just weeks after the Council’s own figures showed the number of those out on the streets had more than doubled. At last week’s full Council Westminster … Continue reading

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Westminster residents to pay £1,387,000 bill for failed Luxborough Street library project

Westminster Council Tax payers have had to foot a £1,387,000 bill for Westminster Conservatives’ failed attempts to build an underground library in Luxborough Street as a replacement for the long-delayed Marylebone Library. The £1,387,000 bill comes at the same time … Continue reading

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