Archive for Month: November 2015

  • Help on deterring vice

    Hyde Park’s neighbourhood team have just publicised the 20 arrests, 35 cautions and 22 community protection notices they have made recently. The HPEA, Paddington BID and other stakeholders and residents were represented today at a meeting to discuss possible supplementary private patrols, with police training and co-operation. This could be a way forward.

  • Look out for Neighbourhood Link

    After meeting Neighbourhood cluster officers this morning, I’m delighted that PC Kennedy-Hill has sent out the new email address for reports of vice in the ward, asking for descriptions, dates, times and locations of sightings and in particular, vehicle registration numbers. Sign up via

  • Proposals for Portsea Hall – on show tomorrow

    I took  a look at the plans for 6 new flats on the roof at Portsea Hall in Portsea Place. The brick structures containing the lift motor and water tanks are being moved to the basement, creating space for new 1, 2 and 3 bedroom flats. The flats are set back from the roof edge…

  • Reaching out to London media

        Kemi Badenoch AM, London region chairman Dr Ian Twinn, fellow Assembly candidates Tim Barnes, David Dean, Joy Morrissey, Gregory Stafford and I had the chance to meet some of my former colleagues at the Standard and other London media at a Downing Street reception this evening. Let’s hear it for Zac!