Rate of COVID vaccinations in Westminter ‘lowest in England’

Rate of COVID vaccinations in Westminter ‘lowest in England’

Covid vaccine rates in Westminster were the lowest in England by mid March, despite efforts to encourage residents to get the jab. It meant up to March 18 Central London CCG had given out 45,251 vaccine doses in Westminster, including 4,387 second doses. Councillor Nafsika Butler-Thalassis,  said: “It’s extremely worrying...

Read more
It’s not just a walk in the park

It’s not just a walk in the park

Gender equality: Dealing with unwanted advances This week I went on a perfectly routine riverside walk, and was twice approached, separately by two men. The first one fairly innocently asked for a date and was gracious enough not to hurl abuse at me when I delivered the obligatory politer version...

Read more
“Serious and long-lasting consequences” to Londoners facing highest rate of unemployment in the country

“Serious and long-lasting consequences” to Londoners facing highest rate of unemployment in the country

Londoners are facing 30 per cent of the UK’s job losses caused by the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic since February 2020, the latest Office for National Statistics (ONS) figures revealed on 23 March 2021. The capital has the UK’s highest rate of unemployment at 7.2 per cent in...

Read more