Local News

Local Flooding

Recent days have seen the sun and warm weather emphatically punctuated by torrential rain and lightning storms which have, unfortunately, led to some basement flooding in the SW1 area.

Millicent Fawcett Arrives in Parliament Square

Today was a momentous day in the story of British democracy as we saw the unveiling of Parliament Square’s first statue of a woman; the suffragist, Dame Millicent Fawcett.

Meeting with Borough Commander Ch Supt Rob Jones

Following on from yesterday’s Youth Violence Commission, I met with the new Borough Commander, Chief Superintended Rob Jones, for an introductory chat to discuss the merging of Westminster, Hammersmith & Fulham and Kensington & Chelsea in to the Central West Basic Command Unit (BCU), as w

Westminster Street Population Summit

Cllr Nickie Aiken yesterday chaired a roundtable meeting of local stakeholders including councillors, Council officials, the Metropolitan Police, service providers, charities, businesses and residents to address the pressing issue of rough sleeping and begging, especially in relation to increasin

London Attack Statement

Mark made the following contribution in the chamber yesterday following the attack in Westminster on Wednesday:

Mark visits the Regent Street cinema

Following its opening last year, the University of Westminster’s Regent Street Cinema has been attracting visitors and film lovers from all over the city.