Tag Archives: West End

West End Conservatives ‘familiarise’ their candidates with Soho and the West End ward

One of the Conservative candidates in the West End recently tweeted that he was “Out and about familiarising” his two fellow candidates with Soho and the West End. As one Soho resident commented: “Hard to believe, but Westminster Tories have … Continue reading

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Conservatives lose two of their West End Ward Councillors

Two of the Conservative West End Councillors will not be re-standing on 3rd May – Glenys Roberts has been de-selected by her party and Paul Church has decided not to stand again. This is what they say: Councillor Glenys Roberts “I … Continue reading

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West End Labour Team Stand Up for Soho’s Small Businesses

Pancho Lewis, Patrick Lilley and Caroline Saville, Labour’s Team for the West End, have launched their 5-point plan to support Soho’s small businesses. They say: “Small businesses are integral to Soho’s unique identity and heritage. But they’ve fallen victim to rising … Continue reading

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Westminster Labour promises active support to build a successful local economy

The Westminster economy is one of the most successful in Europe and a Labour Council will ensure that this success continues and that more local residents and small businesses share in the fruits of this economic success. It is vital … Continue reading

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Labour would use the Council’s planning powers to help protect Soho and Chinatown

Labour is deeply concerned that some of Westminster’s most iconic areas are under threat and that action needs to be taken by the council to help protect them. Soho has fallen victim to over-development, pressures from Crossrail, rising rents and … Continue reading

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Westminster Labour call for public inquiry into BT’s failure to provide super fast broadband in the West End, St John’s Wood and across Westminster

Westminster Labour Councillors have called for a Public Inquiry into BT’s failure to provide super fast broadband to residents in the West End, St John’s Wood and elsewhere in Westminster. Councillor Paul Dimoldenberg, Labour’s Business and Public Realm spokesperson, said … 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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