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Westminster Labour will deliver on 20mph roads

It has been an ongoing struggle for local residents to get Westminster Council to listen to their demands for safer streets, with Westminster Conservatives rejecting pleas for the introduction of 20mph zones on residential streets for many years, while our … Continue reading

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Oxford Street – where we stand

We, Pancho Lewis, Patrick Lilley and Caroline Saville, West End Labour candidates, continue to oppose the pedestrianisation of Oxford Street because residents’ concerns have not been answered by Westminster Council’s leaders, by Transport for London (TfL) nor by the Mayor … Continue reading

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More work needed on Oxford Street to get it right, say Labour

Following the announcement of the latest consultation returns on the Oxford Street project, Labour’s Business and Public Realm spokesperson, Councillor Paul Dimoldenberg said: “The consultation results show that TfL and Westminster City Council still have a big job to do … Continue reading

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Tackling polluted air – Mayor introduces the T-Charge

The Mayor of London has introduced the Toxicity Charge (T-Charge) in central London to tackle London’s polluted air. Research shows that polluted air contributes to approximately 9,400 premature deaths a year in London and costs the health service between £1.4 … Continue reading

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Churchill Labour Councillors call for urgent review of Chelsea Bridge Road/Grosvenor Road junction following cyclist death

Churchill Labour Councillors Shamim Talukder and Jason Williams have written to Val Shawcross, London’s Deputy Mayor for Transport, seeking an urgent review of the Chelsea Bridge Road/Grosvenor Road junction following the fatal collision involving a cyclist last week. https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/female-cyclist-36-killed-after-being-hit-by-lorry-on-chelsea-bridge-a3645146.html Councillor … Continue reading

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Labour call for action to cut Vauxhall Bridge Road parking abuse

Labour Councillors have called on Transport for London (TfL) to take strong action against drivers who park illegally on the Vauxhall Bridge Red Route and cause increased pollution through traffic congestion and tailbacks along this important traffic artery. Labour say that … Continue reading

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Churchill Labour Councillors take action on Coach Parking

Churchill Ward Labour Councillors Jason Williams and Shamim Talukder have been working with Council officers to ask for urgent action on Coach parking on Ebury Bridge Road and Pimlico Road. Residents have been contacting Councillors with examples of Coaches parked … Continue reading

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