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Commotion outside Regent's Park mosque after Jummah prayers on Good Friday

Extremists not welcome at Regents Park mosque

Last Friday while relaxing in the neighbourhood, l noticed a helicopter above Regents Park and thought very little of it thinking it must mean someone important was staying at the…

The old site of St Marylebone Grammar School on the corner of Lisson Grove & Marylebone Rd

Marylebone Boys School should be renamed

It always seem to me that when we talk about the Free school proposal of Marylebone Boys School, the ghost of St Marylebone Grammar School returns to haunt us. I can…

Mayor should crack down on mega-basement developments

Subterranean development is a growing issue in some parts of London, where the super-rich are digging deeper and wider in an effort to cram swimming pools, cinemas, and gyms into…

Revive hidden rivers of London to reduce flood risk

I return to a hobby-horse  that l have had for a while – Londoners rediscovering their hidden rivers – but in a particular context, reducing the risk of floods after…

LondonSmog

Mayor’s complacency can seriously damage your health

Boris Johnson said yesterday during the smog over London  “I’m urging people just to have a little balance here, I cycled this morning and it seemed perfectly fine to me”. Not…