Conservatives maintain control of West London bastions

The Conservatives have retained control of Kensington and Chelsea, Westminster and Wandsworth despite strong indications that Labour were liable to seize control of the traditionally Tory councils. RBKC in particular was thought likely to switch, due to widely reported criticism of their handling of the events surrounding the Grenfell Tower...

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Victorian Giants: The Art of Photography

The NPG have selected four pioneering photographers, Julia Margaret Cameron, Lewis Carroll, Lady Clementina Hawarden and the Swede, under whom they all studied, Oscar Rejlander. In the middle of the nineteenth century, photography was no longer such a novelty, but the prints that were being produced were rather staid, and...

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New Quietway cycle routes arrive in Kensington & Chelsea

Kensington and Chelsea’s first Quietway routes are now open and TfL and the Royal Borough are inviting local residents to try them out for themselves. New cycle routes of around 8km are now in place, complementing a number of other cycling initiatives across the Capital such as mini-Hollands and Cycle...

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