Helping Keep The Westminster Community Local
Mon August 26, 2019
- Southall stabbing: Man killed in west London - A man is arrested on suspicion of murder and is in hospital being treated for minor injuries.
- Notting Hill Carnival: Revellers swelter in record heat - More than a million people are expected to attend the Notting Hill Carnival.
- Guy Fawkes and Oliver Cromwell 'heads' stolen from London tourist attraction - A model of Sir Thomas More was also taken from London Bridge Experience.
- Airport security: 3D baggage scanners could end liquid restrictions - Airports must introduce 3D baggage screening before the end of 2022, the government announces.
A man is arrested on suspicion of murder and is in hospital being treated for minor injuries.
More than a million people are expected to attend the Notting Hill Carnival.
A model of Sir Thomas More was also taken from London Bridge Experience.
Airports must introduce 3D baggage screening before the end of 2022, the government announces.
Forecasters warn temperatures could get even hotter, after 33.3C is reached in west London.
Four others were injured and four men have been arrested on suspicion of murder, police say.
Customers say they are unable to get in touch with BA, as the airline says it is fielding 40,000 calls.
The allure of the grassroots event isn't just down to the lack of mud-baths and toilet queues.
Developers and producers increasingly see the venues as a good way to boost an area.
There are calls for all officers in England and Wales to be issued with Tasers after attacks on police.
The RAC is recommending that the best time to travel by road on Friday will be after 21:00 BST.
Ben Pywell, from London, says his honeymoon flight has been cancelled but he can't contact BA.
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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