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Councillor Nathalie Bienfait

Representing Bow West in Tower Hamlets

Category: Press

In Roman Road LDN: Motion calling for Gaza ceasefire ruled outside of Council remit 

15 November, 2023

I was quoted in the Roman Road London online magazine because my motion on the Gaza conflict was not accepted due to safety concerns. The full article can be read online here: https://romanroadlondon.com/tower-hamlets-aspire-labour-green-gaza-ceasefire-motion-rejected-council/ My quote: “My main priority is that I want everyone in Tower Hamlets to remain and feel safe in the borough and that is what my motion…   Read More >

In the Evening Standard: Sadiq Khan urged to use legal powers to prevent East End LTNs being axed

13 October, 2023

I was quoted alongside Sian Berry, Green London Assembly Member, in a piece in the Evening Standard on Berry’s request that London Mayor Sadiq Khan uses GLA powers to prevent removal of Tower Hamlets LTNs. More information about the question is here: https://cllrnathaliebienfait.net/sian-berry-am-pushes-sadiq-khan-on-tower-hamlets-ltns/ My quote is as follows: “Nathalie Bienfait, a Green councillor in Tower Hamlets, said there was huge…   Read More >

In Roman Road LDN: Protest against removal of Antill Road filter

27 July, 2022

I was quoted on Roman Road LDN local news website on 18 July 2022 regarding the protest I was involved with against the Aspire administration’s removal of the Antill Road traffic filter. More information about the removal of the filter is here: https://cllrnathaliebienfait.net/removal-of-antill-road-anpr-camera/ My quote is as follows: “The mayor may believe he has a democratic mandate to remove low…   Read More >

In MyLondon: removal of Liveable Streets schemes

11 July, 2022

I was quoted in MyLondon news website on 12 July 2022 regarding the Aspire administration’s plans to remove previously installed Liveable Streets infrastructure across Tower Hamlets. My quote is as follows: “Many residents who were opposed before have now told me that they don’t want to see the schemes go.” For the full article, click here (free access): https://www.mylondon.news/news/west-london-news/local-outrage-east-london-council-24465639