Tag Archives: Westbourne

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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14 storey tower foisted on residents as Westminster Council ignores local opposition

Westminster City Council Planning Committee returned to its usually poor form last night, defying the wishes of local people and ignoring its own policies. Despite listening to substantial representations against the proposal from local Councillor Adam Hug, the Committee went straight ahead and … Continue reading

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Parent rebellion as Karen Buck MP warns plans to axe children’s centres ‘would come back to haunt us’

The ‘West End Extra’ reports; “A PARENT rebellion is building over plans to axe “crucial” children’s centres across the borough. The council has launched a consultation on a “new model” that would leave just four fully functioning council-run children’s centres … Continue reading

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Where the money went (3) – How the Labour Government initiated Local Area Renewal Partnerships in Westminster

From 2003, the Labour Government supported and financed the creation of Local Area Renewal Partnerships (LARPs) to improve the quality of life of people who live and work in Westminster’s most disadvantaged areas: • Church Street • Queen’s Park • … Continue reading

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Just 1 day left to object to the Betfred planned for the Prince of Wales pub site on Harrow Road

For those who haven’t yet sent in their objections to the BetFred planned for the former Prince of Wales pub at 351 Harrow Road, the closing date is Wednesday 22 April. If you don’t want another betting shop on our … Continue reading

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Prince of Wales pub – Betfred apply for licence – Time to object

Betfred have applied for a licence to use the Prince of Wales pub as a betting shop. Residents, businesses and local groups have until 22nd April to submit objections. Residents who live ‘sufficiently close to be likely to be affected’ … Continue reading

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Local residents, Karen Buck MP and Labour Councillors protest against Betfred’s plans to take over Prince of Wales pub

Local residents, supported by Karen Buck MP and Labour councillors from Westbourne and Harrow Road wards are protesting against plans by Betfred to turn the Prince of Wales pub into a betting shop. The pub, on the junction of Harrow … Continue reading

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