BUILD IT UP ON!

Westminster City Council has started its consultation on skyline of the City via the launching of its document Building Height: Getting the right kind of growth for Westminster.  It is worth…

Boris Johnson,Bashar Al-Assad & sanctions

Its all very well Boris Johnson arguing for tough new sanctions at his G7 meeting against Assad & Putin now that he is Secretary of State for Foreign & Commonwealth…

Four ugly Tower sisters don’t bode well for pro-Tower policy

  Simon Jenkins ( Westminster Council’s pro-tower policy is a disaster for our city – 28th March 2017 ) is right to say that Westminster City Council has bad form…

We must protect our EU citizens

After Article 50 was triggered yesterday, 3.3 million EU citizens in the UK and up to 1.6 million UK citizens living in Europe have been turned into bargaining chip.  They…

Arab jihadists interested in Sylhet?

I woke up yesterday shocked to hear on Radio 4 about the Jihadi cell in Sylhet ( its my family ancestral home ) and the siege on Bangladesh Independence Day….

When is noise on tube system going to be taken seriously?

Noise may not be top of ever ones priorities but its a big issue for many. For example on the Heathrow expansion the chief environmental concern is not CO2 emissions…

Bell Street empties, a sign of the times!

A small terrace of properties in my neighbourhood along Bell Street, NW1 have been lying empty in a locality desperate for family housing.   While prime housing market has gone…

Met could do more on car pollution

I am glad to see that the Met is going green by bringing into use electric cars in its fleet but it could do more with road enforcement of cars…

Volkswagen, EU & US authorities

The latest MIT Report by Steve Barrett et al on air pollution shows how Volkswagen (VW) emissions scam have meant early death for thousands in Europe. The study reports that…

Vote leave, f*** the elite

When l finished my day of canvassing the day before the by-election in Stoke-on-Trent, l came across the above graffiti nearby the Bus station in Stoke on some derelict buildings…