Category Archives: Westminster North

Karen Buck – Launching the 2017 General Election Campaign in Westminster North

          I am honoured to have received the trust and support of residents here in North Westminster as your Member of Parliament. At the General Election on 8 June I will stand as a strong voice … Continue reading

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Register to vote for the General Election on 8th June

Help to re-elect Karen Buck – one of the best Members of Parliament in the country You can register to vote for the General Election on 8th June by completing the on line form at https://www.gov.uk/register-to-vote You can also apply to … Continue reading

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North Westminster Drug and Alcohol Service to close as Council cuts hit drug and sexual health work

Westminster Council, in yet another round of budget cuts, has announced a funding reduction of £1.4m from Substance Misuse programmes and £0.7m from Sexual Health schemes. This will mean the sudden closure on March 31st of the vitally important North … Continue reading

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Petition launched to “Stop the Paddington super-tower!”

A number of residents have brought to our attention that The Skyline Campaign has launched a petition against the ‘Paddington Shard’ The campaign says: “A 72-storey skyscraper – nick-named the Paddington ‘Pole’ – is proposed immediately adjacent to Brunel’s Grade … Continue reading

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Advice Event for Westminster North leaseholders on Saturday 16th January 2016 

Karen Buck MP is holding an advice event for Westminster North leaseholders on 16th January 2016 Leaseholder issues are a major concern for many home owners.  If you are having problems with your lease it is important to get good advice … Continue reading

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Betting shop plan for Prince of Wales pub on Harrow Road refused

A last night’s Planning Committee the proposed change of use of the Prince of Wales pub on the Harrow Road to a betting shop was unanimously refused. Two separate petitions containing 768 signatures combined were collected and 80 individual objections … Continue reading

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Tim Roca writes to the Leader of Westminster Council to protest at the proposed closure of the Lydford Youth Club

Harrow Road Councillor Tim Roca has written to The Leader of Westminster Council, Councillor Philippa Roe, to protest at the proposed closure of the Lydford Youth Club Dear Philippa, Re. Closure of Youth Club on the Lydford Estate At our … Continue reading

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