Fast food advertisement could be banned on London Transport

Sadiq Khan has made a radical new proposal to ban all fast food advertisement on TFL Today the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan announced a proposal to  ban all junk food advertisement, the first ban of its kind, on the TFL estate and a proposal that would prevent fast food places from being near schools. Sadiq Khan, said: “Child obesity in London is a ticking … Continue reading Fast food advertisement could be banned on London Transport

Two boys injured from Shotgun Pellets in Wealdstone High street

Two boys and possibly three were injured in Harrow after a shotgun shooting On Sunday May 6th at 13:15 the police were called to the Wealdstone High Street after reports of a person who had been shot. A 15 year old  boy was found with head injuries caused by shotgun pellets, the London Ambulance service took the 15 year old to a central London hospital where … Continue reading Two boys injured from Shotgun Pellets in Wealdstone High street

Labour and Tories left in stalemate after local election

Disappointing election results for Labour gives the Tories new found confidence but still no clear advantage Everyone in London was expecting a “red wave” from Corbyn’s momentum campaign, whether Labour had become complacent after the gains in 2017 or their message just didn’t stick is not certain. Though we can say that the Conservative party and the Labour party have once again entered a stalemate in the … Continue reading Labour and Tories left in stalemate after local election

Last nights results for London

Surprise Lib Dem victory in Richmond signals return to mainstream politics The Tories did far better than expected in London last night or rather they did far less worse than people had imagined. Overnight there has been a consolidation of Labour holdings in London, however so far they have made no gains in the city. The Tories kept Westminister and Wandsworth though it was unlikely … Continue reading Last nights results for London

Trash talk in Ealing

Could issues with rubbish endanger Labour’s gains in the local elections Back in 2016 the Ealing council (like many other councils in London) instituted wheelie bins for the borough and switched to an alternate/fortnightly collection of rubbish. According to Ealing’s council website the reasoning was “Wheelie bins make it easier to recycle and stop foxes and rats ripping open sacks. This will help to keep … Continue reading Trash talk in Ealing

Tories facing collapse in London

The Conservatives will probably dodge “utter disaster” despite Labour’s swing. As of the 26th April, the voting intentions for London are 29% Conservative, 51% Labour and 11% Liberal Democrat, though Labour will be making major gains according to most analysts there will be a few boroughs that will be tough for Labour to break through. Westminster and Wandsworth which have been Conservative strongholds for decades, if … Continue reading Tories facing collapse in London

Helicopter flying Drug Barons arrested

Three drug dealers jailed for using a helicopter to transport Class A drugs to Britain. On the 26th April, 37 year old Dean Francis from Lewisham was sentenced at Southwark Crown Court, he was charged with conspiracy to supply Class A drugs and pleaded guilty to the offence back in March. He had two other accomplices who in total have been sentenced to 25 years in … Continue reading Helicopter flying Drug Barons arrested