Helping Keep The Westminster Community Local
Wed May 27, 2020
- Coronavirus: Bodies held in mosque awaiting repatriation - Islamic burials usually take place within 24 hours of death, but the lockdown has cut flights.
- TfL branded 'institutionally unsafe' by former board member - Michael Liebreich says bus drivers appear to work in "manifestly unsafe conditions" during lockdown.
- Coronavirus: One week in one hospital - The BBC has been given unprecedented access to a hospital in the heart of London, for one week.
- Andy Byford to be commissioner of Transport for London - Andy Byford is appointed to the role of commissioner of Transport for London.
Islamic burials usually take place within 24 hours of death, but the lockdown has cut flights.
Michael Liebreich says bus drivers appear to work in "manifestly unsafe conditions" during lockdown.
The BBC has been given unprecedented access to a hospital in the heart of London, for one week.
Andy Byford is appointed to the role of commissioner of Transport for London.
Jann Tipping and Annalan Navaratnam were given special permission for the ceremony in London.
The socially-distanced play, featuring The Crown actors, will be streamed live from the Old Vic.
Joan Childs died in hospital with Covid-19 but her family were unable to properly say goodbye to her.
The feline turned out to be an exotic pet which posed no risk to the public, Scotland Yard says.
Advice on protecting your mental health during the coronavirus outbreak.
Step-by-step, what to do to help prevent the spread of the virus.
What is it like to have the coronavirus, how will it affect you and how is it treated?
Changes have been announced to guidelines in England on exercise and social distancing.
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.
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