Helping Keep The Westminster Community Local
Mon December 18, 2017
- Rise in victims reporting sexual offences to the Met - But the Solace Woman's Aid charity said more needed to be done to get cases to court.
- Grenfell Tower fire: Building safety 'cuts corners' says review - The leader of a review into building regulations after Grenfell is 'shocked' by safety practices.
- First female Bishop of London appointed - The Right Reverend Sarah Mullally becomes the most senior female bishop appointed by the Church of England.
- Princess Charlotte to start nursery school in January - The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's daughter will attend the London school in the new year.
But the Solace Woman's Aid charity said more needed to be done to get cases to court.
The leader of a review into building regulations after Grenfell is 'shocked' by safety practices.
The Right Reverend Sarah Mullally becomes the most senior female bishop appointed by the Church of England.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's daughter will attend the London school in the new year.
Rebecca Dykes, a British embassy worker in Beirut, was strangled and sexually assaulted, police say.
The two officers were returning to their police car when they were struck.
The 21-year-old was found wounded in Edmonton.
A ceremony remembers the 173 people who died when they were crushed in a stairway.
Sir Mo Farah is voted Sports Personality of the Year 2017 after winning his third successive world 10,000m title.
The latest series of The Apprentice came to an end on Sunday night - with a surprise result.
Six months on, how pupils at one primary school are coping with the loss of a classmate and their homes.
Diane Abbott says she does not want a referendum on the final Brexit deal.
Posted by Administrator : Thursday 14th March 2013
BRUSHES AND MOPS AT THE READY! Many members of our community make their mark on our local streets by joining various local Westminster cleaning initiatives throughout the community in a bid to keep our parks, streets, roads and pavements looking clean and look after.
Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013
INVESTING IN THE LOCAL WORKFORCE. The Westminster council and government have tried many initiatives over the years, one being local apprenticeships.
Posted by Administrator : Sunday 10th March 2013
EASIER SAID THAN DONE! The mortgage and property market looks to be improving slightly through better mortgage deals. However the market still lacks direction and combined with lack of incentives for new buyers and government cuts it looks like it could be a while before it rises.
Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 5th March 2013
AVOIDING THE DOWNWARD SPIRAL. In the beginning everyone thought these payday loan lenders where all doing us a favour and it sounds so simple borrow a little bit of money just before your payday and then pay back on your payday.
Posted by Administrator : Saturday 2nd March 2013
THERE IS NOTHING WORNG WITH A GOOD LOCAL. It is no secret that our local pubs have suffered in the last decade due to numerous factors such changing nightlife trends (Bars and Clubs), the recession (meaning people have less to spend), alcohol awareness campaigns, the general costs of ale and rent and increases in government tax’s on alcoholic beverages.
Posted by Administrator : Thursday 28th February 2013
HOW EASY IS IT TO SPOT A LOCAL COWBOY TRADER? There are numerous reasons why cowboy builders get away with their bad practices and carry on working in the community such as people not asking for verified references, no signed contract, not obtaining at least 3 other quotes to compare, clients naturally go for the cheapest quote and some residents or businesses are impatient and choose not to wait for the best builder.
Maximum Temperature: 7°C (45°F), Minimum Temperature: 0°C (32°F), Wind Direction: Northerly, Wind Speed: 3mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1030mb, Humidity: 74%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 08:02 GMT, Sunset: 15:52 GMT
Maximum Temperature: 6°C (43°F), Minimum Temperature: 4°C (39°F), Wind Direction: West South Westerly, Wind Speed: 6mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1035mb, Humidity: 88%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 08:02 GMT, Sunset: 15:52 GMT
Maximum Temperature: 11°C (52°F), Minimum Temperature: 7°C (45°F), Wind Direction: West South Westerly, Wind Speed: 7mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1035mb, Humidity: 93%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 08:03 GMT, Sunset: 15:53 GMT
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