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Fresh concern over future of Soho Square doctor's surgery

Published: 12 December, 2014
By CAROLINE MORTIMER

PATIENTS in Soho have raised concerns over the future of their GP practice, just months after celebrating successfully preventing its closure.

Retail guru Mary Portas marries in ‘magical’ midnight ceremony at Westminster City Hall

From left, Mary Portas, Alison Cathcart and Melanie Rickey

Published: 12 December, 2014

Musical Mary and Joseph makes for a noisy Nativity in Holborn!

Noisy Nativity at St Joseph's Catholic Primary School 

Published: 12 December, 2014

ST JOSEPH’S Catholic Primary School in Holborn held its nativity this week.

Westminster MP Karen lights up market as King Solomon pupils perform carols

Published: 12 December, 2014

WESTMINSTER North MP Karen Buck (above) lit up Church Street Market this week to celebrate the festive season. 

Safer streets group claim cycle ‘Quietway’ is getting a rough ride from Westminster Council

Artist’s impression: how Transport for London envisages a Quietway could look

Published: 12 December, 2014
by CAROLINE MORTIMER

Labour say Westminster is becoming ‘buy-to-leave capital of the world’ as new figures reveal fall in permanent residents

Above: Conservative’s Philippa Roe and, below, Labour’s Paul Dimoldenberg 

Published: 12 December, 2014
by CAROLINE MORTIMER

Landmark Soho cinema could be among West End victims of Crossrail 2 scheme

Published: 12 December, 2014
by TOM FOOT

THE landmark Curzon Cinema in Soho has been earmarked for demo­lition by Crossrail 2 bosses. 

HEALTH: Diabetes discovery as Royal Free team moves closer to understanding cell reaction that causes condition

Professor Lucy Walker in her lab at the Institute of Transplantation and Immunology 

Published: 12 December, 2014
by TOM FOOT

The Xtra Diary: How Eva Frankfurther brought invisible workers into the art world

Above: Stateless Person and, below, West Indian Waitresses works by Eva Frankfurther (above right) 

Published: 12 December, 2014

Parents are left in the dark as headteacher suspended over ‘safeguarding concerns’ prepares to return to primary school

Headteacher Beatrix Simpson

George Eliot Primary School headteacher Beatrix Simpson and, below, police at the school gates in July

police at the school gates in July

Published: 12 December, 2014
by WILLIAM McLENNAN