Fancy a Foodie Tour of Edgware Road and Marble Arch?

Following the interest created around our local eating out guide, we’re launching free Food and Drink Tours to introduce you to the diverse gastronomic delights around our patch. In November, food expert, Helen Graves, will lead groups around a selection of completely different restaurants, tasting food and drink along the way. First tour is on Monday…

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Project Griffin Counter Terrorism Briefing

Managers, business owners, receptionists and security teams are invited to attend a counter terrorism briefing from the Metropolitan Police on Thursday 20 October. Part of the Project Griffin initiative, the seminar will cover hostile reconnaissance, what it is and how to report it; how to deal with suspicious items; and how to share information with…

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Local Businesses Help School Auction Raise £20k

We’re delighted to hear that the Hampden Gurney School PTA charity auction on Friday night raised over £20,000. Many thanks to the local businesses who donated some marvellous lots to help push the bidding up. Ren Skincare gave a pampering gift set, Marks and Spencer donated two crates of wine, Italian restaurant Zizi provided a £50 meal voucher and Zetter Townhouse put in…

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Eating Out Guide: Updates & Interactive Map

Our guide to over 100 places to eat and drink in and around Marble Arch and Edgware Road is now mapped. This makes it much easier to find a place to eat lunch near you and to explore a bit further afield, food and drink hopping along the way. Since the guide launched in July we’ve…

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A Ride Along The Hyde Park Cycle Superhighway

The section of the East-West Cycle Superhighway that runs through Hyde Park is now open. We sent a cyclist along to test ride it and found a mix of positives and things to improve on. Here’s what he said, “The bits that are completed follow the same convention as the segregated section on Embankment which have received…

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Reading Volunteers Wanted

Our local primary schools are looking for volunteers to support their reading programme. By volunteering your time as a reading partner in a local school, you can help develop a pupil’s communication skills and raise their reading levels. Our volunteers get a real kick out of making a difference to the students’ lives and find their…

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Marble Arch Hosts Westminster Festival Of Cycling

Hundreds of people enjoyed a free, family fun day of cycling activity at Marble Arch on Saturday. The first Westminster Festival of Cycling brought the amazing Street Velodrome to our patch enabling kids and grown ups alike to experience the excitement of track cycling. With bikes, helmets and pads provided, anyone could have a go for…

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Our Street Team’s First Month In Numbers

The Marble Arch Street Team began operations on 2 August 2016. They patrol Tuesday to Saturday, helping businesses, staff, customers and visitors in the area. See their first month in numbers (click the infographic for full size and download). For more pictures of our Street Team visit our Facebook page.

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