You Won't LIve In Camden

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Changes proposed by the Boundary Commission recommend changes to the constituencies. If you live south of Guilford St you'll won't be voting in Holborn and St Pancras, you'll be in the 'Cities of London and Westminster' constituency.

 

The reason behind it is to try and make the constituencies all approx the same size for fairer representation.  That seems ok, but HV feels little affinity with

Pundits think the changes are unlikely to be implemented. HV agrees - Parliament has quite a bit going on at the moment. However, it's far from the firs time that this change has been suggested.  Who knows what'll happen in the future.

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Are You Dickensian?

The Charles Dickens Museum is seeking three people to join its non-executive Board in spring 2020. They're keen for local residents to get involved.   Being a Board member of the Charles Dickens Museum is a voluntary unremunerated role, although expenses (such as travel for attending required meetings) may...
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Posted 13 Nov 2019

Increase in Resident Parking Permit Charges

This April Camden is going to raise the cost of resident parking permits. The declared reason for this is "to reduce car ownership, car use and motor traffic levels" and "discouraging inessential car ownership and use". HV asked Camden for a definition of inessential car ownership and use. Here's...
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Posted 25 Mar 2019

A message from Cllr Fulbrook

Sometimes there is a silver lining… The Mayor of London had ambitious plans to part-pedestrianise Oxford Street and to tackle the appalling congestion at the infamous Swiss Cottage gyratory, but  Westminster City Council fought off both schemes with vigour. So the £50 million can go elsewhere. And Camden...
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Posted 5 Mar 2019