Re-open Church Street market public toilets

The toilets in Church Street, Lisson Grove, were shut a year ago by Westminster Council after claims of drug use and prostitution. Landlady of the Traders Inn, Treasa Sweeney, said…

The Last Trump?

SINCE the UK voted to opt out of the European Union, trade relations has come centre stage in our negotiation with our EU exit and future relationship with the free…

Stop this man from visiting our city

NOWHERE else in the United Kingdom does the proposed state visit of President Donald Trump feature more than in the City of Westminster. From where he stays in Winfield House,…

Bouchra Khalili – Mapping Journey Project @Lisson_Gallery

At one of my local Art galleries, the Lisson Gallery, we have a Moroccan-French artist Bouchra Khalili exhibiting for the first time in London her “The Mapping Journey Project”. Its…

Samaritan Hospital for Women – whats going on?

Its almost 20 years now since the Samaritan Hospital for Women was closed on the Marylebone Road  and you have to ask what the hell is going on? In 1948…

Air pollution audits for Primary schools

With the Mayor of London’s new “air quality” audit to protect thousands of school kids, l trust he will be focused on the primary schools in City of Westminster. As 6…

More enforcement on AirBnB properties

The FT are right to highlight the tax advantage to Airbnb rent properties in your in comparison to Hotels in your editorial of the 4th January 2017 (Airbnb is a…

No two-ways about it on Baker Street!

The Baker Street and Gloucester Place gyratory is unlike any other one in London, as it has a substantial residential population in and around it, where tenants and residents are very much…

Lagarde gives globalisation an even worse stink

I can not disagree more with the sentiments of FT editorial of the 20th of December that the IMF has good reason to stick with Lagarde. Christine Lagarde is part…

The fate of two Beehives in Marylebone

Recently l was asked whether l knew that the Beehive pub in Marylebone was closing on twitter?  The one l know well was to the best of my knowledge being…