French President Emmanuel Macron chooses centre-right mayor Edouard Philippe as new prime minister

French President Emmanuel Macron chooses centre-right mayor Edouard Philippe as new prime minister

French President Emmanuel Macron has chosen centre-right mayor Edouard Philippe as the country’s new prime minister. The decision to pick a Republican is considered an attempt to draw in key figures from both the right and left of French politics. Mr Philippe, 46, is the lawmaker and mayor of the...

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Antonio Conte won’t let champions Chelsea rest on their laurels

Antonio Conte won’t let champions Chelsea rest on their laurels

Michy Batshuayi was the unlikely hero of Chelsea’s 1-0 win over West Brom on Friday, a result which ensured the West London club could not be caught by Spurs in this year’s Premier League title race. Manager Antonio Conte celebrated the £33 million man’s goal in typically exuberant fashion, but...

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Paddington Recreation Ground undergoes £700,000 refurbishment

Paddington Recreation Ground undergoes £700,000 refurbishment

Paddington Recreation Ground is undergoing a 12-week refurbishment following a £700,000 investment. The renovation is set to include a new and extended fitness suite, new changing rooms, new public toilets, and an extended outside seating area. The investment comes from Everyone Active in partnership with Westminster City Council. The work...

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Children’s Art Fundraiser held for the Royal Marsden Cancer Charity

Children’s Art Fundraiser held for the Royal Marsden Cancer Charity

Belgravia school children held a fundraising art exhibition for the Royal Marsden Cancer Charity on Friday, May 12th. The students at St Peters Church of England School organized the highly successful event, selling out tickets in support of a student’s mother diagnosed with Oesophageal cancer. With an artwork theme of ‘Special...

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NHS cuts to blame for London’s ‘worst ever nurse shortage’

NHS cuts to blame for London’s ‘worst ever nurse shortage’

Patient care is at risk as Freedom of Information Requests show a 25% increase in vacant nursing posts in the Capital. Out of 40,000 nursing vacancies across England, there are a record 12,000 unfilled nursing posts in London alone – a third of all national nurses vacancies. RCN’s London Regional...

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Classic Car Auction

Classic Car Auction

May 13 The Aston Martin Sale, Bonhams From early Lagondas to late model Vantages Newport Pagnell +44 20 7468 5801 bonhams.com   May 17 Leominster Classic & Vintage Range of classic Fords and various British brands. Easters Court, Leominster HR6 0DE brightwells.com   May 18 Christie’s Ford Thunderbird, award winning...

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