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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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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

A New Year Message from Cllr Fulbrook, 2019

  A New Year greeting from your three councillors in Holborn and Covent Garden Ward. One more year and we are still grappling with the international ramifications of Trump (now shorn of the ‘adults’ in his entourage) and the suicidal tendencies of a looming ‘hard Brexit’ for the UK…...
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