Marylebone Forum calls for hybrid trains to be a priority

The Marylebone Forum has written to The Hon Chris Heaton-Harris, MP and Minister of State at the Department for Transport, to raise concerns about the pollution caused by diesel trains at Marylebone Station, and to call for the introduction of cleaner hybrid trains to be a priority when the new rail franchise is awarded later this year. Read the letter...

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‘Make It Marylebone’ film launched

Baker Street Quarter Partnership launched its ‘Make It Marylebone’ campaign this week with this film celebrating some of the wonderful things that this area has to offer.Created in partnership with students at University of Westminster, the film showcases the area’s beautiful gardens and variety of independent shops and eateries, reminding those that haven’t been here for a while of all there is on...

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Edgware Road Insight Study: Final Report

Following a successful application for neighbourhood CIL funding, both through Marylebone and Hyde Park Paddington Forums, Marble Arch London BID commissioned an Edgware Road Insights Study in August 2020. The primary aim of the study was to establish an evidence base for future planning policy and infrastructure interventions. Pragma, with Gerald Eve were appointed to carry out the Study, which was completed in July 2021. Read the Edgware Road Insight Study: Final...

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Marylebone Forum AGM 14 Dec 2020

Date:  Monday 14 December 2020 Time: 6.30pm Venue: Virtual meeting (a link will be sent to attendees seven days prior to the event) You are cordially invited to attend the AGM of The Marylebone Forum, postponed from May, and for the first time, entirely online. Come along to hear from the current Committee about progress made since May 2019 on our Neighbourhood Plan and the first successful CIL funding applications for local projects, totalling £240k. Come and share your thoughts on proposed changes to planning legislation (the Government’s White Paper) and ideas for local projects to support with CIL funding. We look forward to seeing you there.  Marylebone Forum AGM 14 Dec 2020 Agenda RSVP – email...

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Marylebone CIL funding news

26 November 2019  Seymour Leisure Centre members of the Forum committee attended a Stakeholders’ update meeting with the Council, outlining the exciting refurbishment plans for the centre. Next update expected in March/April 2020, following Council discussions on funding. 17 January 2020  CIL funding update Westminster Council have confirmed that St Marylebone parish church application for £100k CIL funds has been approved! This is the very first application for neighbourhood CIL funding in Marylebone, and we look forward to next steps… 17 January 2020 West London Mission Members of the Forum committee met at West London Mission on Seymour Place, for tour and discussion about future plans for the centre and its work tackling homelessness.  13 Feb 2020 CIL application update Marylebone Forum has received a new application for CIL funding from St Marylebone parish church. Forum committee will meet to assess in...

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