Local elections are taking place on Thursday 5th May, the results of which will decide who runs the City of Westminster. A total of 54 councillors are up for election, 3 for each of the 18 wards that make up the City (down from 60 councillors and 20 wards in the last elections). For theContinue reading “Hyde Park Ward election statements”
Do you think you might be able to help house a Ukrainian refugee? Are you interested in finding out more, but hesitant without knowing further details? Or are you simply curious and wanting to find out more information? HyPER has been approached by and is aware of a number of local groups that are initiatingContinue reading “Housing Ukrainian refugees”
Details of additional EV chargers to be installed on the Hyde Park Estate
Your last chance to attend one of Phlox Books fascinating events is this Tuesday 29th, with more opportunities to meet and hear from renowned authors as well as purchase signed books before general release. This final event will be an intimate ‘in conversation’ event featuring award-winning journalists Sally Hayden and Christina Lamb. Discussing Hayden’s unreleasedContinue reading “Final drinks and books event at Phlox Books”
Recent addition to Connaught Village, Phlox Books, will be having the next event at their pop-up shop this Thursday 24th. The event will commence with a drinks reception and continue with talks from 2 authors: Alice Vincent – Alice Vincent is an author and gardener, who has worked as a journalist for the past decade.Continue reading “Drinks and books at Phlox’s next event”
Westminster Council is proposing to convert a number of residents’ parking bays on the Hyde Park Estate into electric vehicle residential charging bays. This will mean that the bays can only be used by electric vehicles, and only whilst charging: a vehicle must be plugged into the recharging point while occupying an electric vehicle residents’Continue reading “Conversion of parking to EV charging bays”
As the May local elections loom, HyPER’s engagement with all influential stakeholders in our community is intensifying. In the spirit of true impartiality and objectivity – not wishing to alienate any of our members or indeed-non members – we have extended social invitations to representatives of the Conservative, Labour and Liberal Democratic Parties in recentContinue reading “HyPER at the top table”
To celebrate International Women’s Day, Connaught Village welcomes indie book store, Phlox Books to pop-up over the month of March with a women focused catalogue of books and female author events that will showcase the female experience in literary form. The first event, including wines from Connaught Cellars, is on Tuesday 8th March.
Join us for our next pop-up party this Saturday 5th March, for the ultimate chocolate experience, where you won’t just taste, you will learn about some of the world’s finest chocolate. We are extremely grateful to London Chocolate for hosting the event and we’re delighted to give HyPER members the opportunity to explore this newContinue reading “Next pop-up party and interview with London Chocolate”
Leader of the Council Rachael Robathan confirms that Westminster Council will re-engage with residents of the Hyde Park Estate to find a solution to the excessive volumes of traffic that cuts through the Estate.