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Child Poverty in Westminster

In January 2018, the End Child Poverty coalition published figures which reveal that: Westminster is 6th in the top 25 local authorities with highest levels of child poverty across the UK with 41.29% of children in poverty in 2017 (after … Continue reading

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Just one bed free for emergency patients at St Mary’s this Christmas

        According to the ‘Westminster Extra’: ONLY one emergency bed was spare at St Mary’s Hospital throughout the entire Christmas period, official stats have revealed. NHS England data shows winter pressure is getting out of control with … Continue reading

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St Mary’s Urgent Care Centre – petition to take the management contract away from the failing private contractor and return it to the NHS

St Mary’s Urgent Care Centre (UCC), run by private healthcare provider Vocare Limited in the Praed Street hospital, was rated inadequate in a Care Quality Commission (CQC) report published recently. We’ve been asking people about their experiences of the Urgent … Continue reading

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Westminster council under fire as £1 billion regeneration of Queensway may include only four ‘affordable’ homes

        The ‘Evening Standard’ reports: “The much-vaunted £1 billion regeneration of Queensway is shaping up to include almost no “affordable” homes for young Londoners or key workers. In the latest example of a developer wanting to go … Continue reading

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Karen Buck increases her majority in Westminster North and Ibrahim Dogus slashes Tory majority in Cities of London & Westminster

Labour’s Karen Buck has been re-elected as MP for Westminster North  with an increased majority of over 11,500. The full result is Karen Buck (Labour) – 25,934 Lindsey Hall (Conservative) – 14,422 Alex Harding (Lib Dem) – 2,253 Emmanuelle Tandy … Continue reading

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Vote for Karen Buck for Westminster North on Thursday 8th June

Karen Buck’s pledges to you I’ll continue to be a hard-working local MP who’ll put the people of Westminster North first I’ll stand up against a damaging ‘hard’ Brexit that risks London’s jobs and living standards I’ll fight for our … Continue reading

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Register to Vote – www.gov.uk/register-to-vote

The deadline to register to vote is Monday 22 May and residents can register at www.gov.uk/register-to-vote Anyone who is already registered to vote does not need to re-register. If you have moved home in the last few months and have not … Continue reading

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