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Did a World War II bomb drop near your home? - Find out

Did a World War II bomb drop near your home? - Find out

For those of you in Marylebone who are interested in local history, in particular World War II, there is new web site that has been developed jointly by the University of Portsmouth, the National Archives and the Joint Information Service Committee. The web site maps the extent of bombs dropped on London from Autumn 1940 to Spring 1941, roughly coinciding with the period known as "The Blitz".

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Warning - Parcel Delivery Scam

Warning - Parcel Delivery Scam

Christmas is fast approaching, Royal Mail & The Trading Standards Office are making people aware of the following scam:

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Marylebone Forum - Period for Representations

Marylebone Forum - Period for Representations

Following the Marylebone Forum’s formal application for designation as a neighbourhood forum, Westminster City Council have informed the Forum  that they will undertake the 'period for representations’ from Wednesday 26th November 2014 until Wednesday 21st January 2015. This is an eight week period (rather than the normal six weeks) to take into account the Christmas holiday period.

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Westminster Parks and Open Spaces - What do you think?

Westminster Parks and Open Spaces - What do you think?

Do you use Westminster’s public parks and open spaces?  Do you think they could be improved?

Let us know by completing a short Open Spaces survey at Westminster Open Spaces Survey

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Update to Fibre Optic Broadband rollout in Marylebone

Update to Fibre Optic Broadband rollout in Marylebone

In response to our article (Fibre Optic Broadband fails to materialise in Marylebone), we have received some interesting information from an Association member who has contacted BT about the lack of progress in bringing fibre optic broadband into his area in Marylebone. The response from BT includes the following:

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David Unwin
We have been communicating with BT about the cost of privately installing a new cabinet and they have quoted a cost of £25,000 - £... Read More
Friday, 23 January 2015 17:39
David Unwin
At this point in time no update. My own personal view is that until there is a sufficient "groundswell" of opinion focused at BT, ... Read More
Wednesday, 22 April 2015 16:21
David Unwin
Partha, I can run it by our people in the Association. However, this particular issue is not part of our remit, whether it should ... Read More
Thursday, 23 April 2015 16:12
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Fibre Optic Broadband fails to materialise in Marylebone

Fibre Optic Broadband fails to materialise in Marylebone

We have had numerous complaints from both residents and businesses about the slow or even 'non-existant' rollout of high speed fibre optic broadband in our area. Not a day goes by where you don't see an ad from BT or see one of their BT Open Reach vans in our area yet it seems it is still not yet available in Marylebone. If you check the BT website for availablility in your house or business in Marylebone (Check Here), we would be surprised if you can get it. Please let us know if you can?

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Update to Fibre Optic Broadband rollout in Marylebone
07 September 2017
Now 2017.... three years later. This pure shambles BT ... we live near the BT Tower and are still s...
Update to Fibre Optic Broadband rollout in Marylebone
07 September 2017
Hi everyone, I signed up for the G.Network fibre optic for small businesses. 3 months later, I had ...
Update to Fibre Optic Broadband rollout in Marylebone
14 August 2017
Fibre is now getting laid along some streets in Marylebone - has anyone gotten service yet? The sign...

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