WC1X – South East of Kings Cross!
Acton St., Ampton St., Ampton Place, Britannia St., Calthorpe St., Cubitt St., Field St., Frederick St., Green Yd., Gray's Inn Rd., Gough St., Kings Cross Bridge, Kings Cross Rd., Langton Close, Lorenzo St., Pakenham St., Penton Rise, Pentonville Rs., Sage Way, Seddon S.t, Swinton St., Swinton Place, Vernon Sq., Wells Sq., Wicklow St., Wren St.
We got 20!
All roads of Kings Cross are now restricted to 20 Miles. This is a major win for the community after decades of campaigning. For once we just like to say thank you!
TFL has launched a consultation on the junction Pentonville Road / Kings Cross Road / Northdown Street
Those rubbish signs are good!
Camden Council appears to have put up signs around Acton and Swinton Street in Kings Cross (tell us if you spot them elsewhere too) that inform residents when rubbish is being collected. Signs emerged today on a number of street poles. The signs were a suggestion by the community during a meeting with representatives from…
TFL and Sadiq Khan’s continued broken promises on Kings Cross Gyratory
A promise to deliver a 20 miles speed reduction for the Kings Cross Gyratory has been broken again. TFL had previously promised to introduce the speed reduction by October 2022. After breaking this promise the area was promised implementation by February 2023, but nothing happened yet again. Background: Kings Cross has fought for over three…
Is singing Spanish to you?
On the 18th of January LolChoir, that performs Latin American choir songs started sessions on Wednesday evenings in at Calthorpe Community Gardens. http://www.lolchoir.com/
Right here in WC1X! Gardening, Meditation, Tennis, Football, Embroidery, Weaving and more!
Calthorpe Community Garden (known formerly as Calthorpe Project) has its new weekly plan out for the term. There are plenty of activities to choose from. Here are some of the choices More info here https://www.calthorpecommunitygarden.org.uk/whats-on
Food, Drink and Entertainment
- Laoma, Chinese Restaurant
- NEW: Mayya’s Lebanese Restaurant
- Mediterraneo Italian Restaurant
- Paolina, Thai Cousine
- Scala, Kings Cross
- Sen Viet, Restaurant
- The Northumberland Arms, Pub
- The King Rooster
- The Queen’s Head, Pub
- The Rakateer, Pub
- The Union Tavern, Pub
- The Water Rats, Pub
- Tia Rosa, Mediterannian
- Yori, Korean Restaurant
Waste Collection Rubbish and Recycling
Collection Days: Wednesday morning and currently on trial also Saturdays. . They collect recycling (in one mixed bag), bagged household rubbish, and food waste (inside the brown bin)). Only put the rubbish out on the street on the evening before those days. Bulky Items and reusable items can be left at Regis Centre, Kentish Town. You can also arrange for a collection via 020 3567 8105
For Litter and Fly Tipping, etc. report on Love Clean Street App or call Veolia on the above number for this and any other questions.
Kings Cross councillors
referring to the Kings Cross Polling District (Map)
Clr. Lotis Batista, Labour (1317 votes)
Clr. Liam Martin -Lane, Labour (1256 votes)
Jonathan Simpson, MBE, Labour (1191 votes), E-mail
Not Elected 4th Alex Smith The Green Party (417 votes )
Note: Lorenzo St., Weston Rise, Penton Rise, Vernon Sq., part of Pentonville Rd, and Kings Cross Rd. are part of Clerkenwell Ward in Islington.
Kings Cross Local Police (click link)
Other Kings Cross Media:
Kings Cross Local Environment (currently unavailable)
KingsCross.co.uk (mostly North Kings Cross)
Nearest Food Banks:
St. Pancras Church House, 1 Lancing Street,
London,NW1 1NA, 07400 053838, firstname.lastname@example.org
Copenhagen St. Foodbank
The Blessed Sacrament Church Hall (Downstairs)
Copenhagen Street, close to Caldedonian Rd, London, N1 0SR, email@example.com
You can drop off donations Wednesdays
10:00 – 12:00 and Thursdays 10:00 – 15:30
Use below form to contact us for this or any other matter.
Local Businesses & Organisations
Missing Business/shop? Wrong info?
Let us know.
Barnard & Westwood Printers
NEW: Cardinale Collective Hair Stylist
Chris Georgeou, Bespoke Mens Taylor
Econelab, Photographer’s Lab
Ethiopian Christian Fellowship Church
J.A. Gorman Consulting Engineers
Kings Cross Baptist Church, KCBC
National Union of Journalists
Passion Print, St. Chads Place
Pure Essentials, Beauty Therapy
Saddington Baynes, Video Prod.
Ultra Mega Omega, Creative Agency