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City Overviews

One of the most frequent criticisms made against the City of London Corporation, is the lack of ‘transparency’ in what it does, and how it spends all of our money. There […]

City Air App

New City Air App

Designed and developed by the City of London and King’s College London, a new iPhone & iPad app is now available that provides information on air quality, in and around the […]


Bringing the Olympic Cauldron to The City

Right on the border of our ward, the Museum of London is working to bring the London 2012 Olympic Cauldron to the City of London, in a new permanent display […]

buses in GHY

Lord Mayor Diversity Buses

Last week, a number major employers based in Farringdon Within, together with others from across the City, got on board with the Lord Mayor’s ‘Power of Diversity’ programme by launching three ‘diversity […]

Cycle Routes

Mayor of London’s Vision for Cycling

Towards the end of 2013, we received details of the Mayor of London’s proposals for an improved and extended cycling network in London, which includes a number of roads in […]

West Smithfield

West Smithfield Area Enhancement Gets Go-ahead

At the last Planning & Transportation Committee meeting of 2013, the West Smithfield Area Enhancement Strategy finally got the go-ahead.  As the name suggests, this particular strategy includes a large […]

Fibre broadband

High-speed Broadband Voucher Scheme for SMEs

In connection with problems that I reported on earlier in the year relating to the roll-out of high-speed broadband across the City of London, the Corporation’s Property Advisory Team in the City […]

BNY Mellon Centre

Meet your Members – January 2014

Your Councilmen are holding a Ward Meeting on the evening of Tuesday 28th January 2014 at BNY Mellon Centre, 160 Queen Victoria Street, just opposite Blackfriars Station (see map below), between […]

Vincent Keaveny

New Alderman Elected

Today was Polling Day in Farringdon within, to elect a new Alderman for our ward, following the retirement of Alderman Bob Hall. The official results are as follows: KEAVENY, Vincent […]