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.
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
Right at the edge of WC1X there is now the opportunity to sing in a community choir as they put it, “songs rooted in social change, highlighting social & environmental injustice around the world.” The Fire Choir run by The Nest Collective was founded by folk musician Sam Lee and choir leaders Blythe Pepino, Alex Etchart, and Ben […]
Make your lunchtime matter . Calthorpe Community Garden (formerly known as Calthorpe Project) says that their famed “The Calthorpe Lunchtime league” is back! They are now running friendly and competitive Lunchtime Leagues for companies, organisations and teams based at WC1X, wider Kings Cross and surrounding areas. It is 5-a-side league and players and teams compete […]
After those Christmas and New Year excesses, is your body and mind in need of a time out from alcohol? A break from alcohol can be a reset for the body and mind, better sleep, more energy and help save money while times are tight. Swinton Street-based alcohol awareness charity ‘Alcohol Change’ could be what […]
A flat conversion application at 135 A Kings Cross Road, reported on at WC1X.org in August 2022 has changed to withdrawn status according to Planning Records of Camden (see here). Application 2022/2687/P intended a conversion with the following description: “Erection of mansard roof extension, extension at fourth-floor level to the existing three-storey rear extension and […]
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:
Copenhagen St. Foodbank
The Blessed Sacrament Church Hall (Downstairs)
Copenhagen Street, close to Caldedonian Rd, London, N1 0SR, firstname.lastname@example.org
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
Econelab, Photographer’s Lab
Kings Cross Baptist Church, KCBC
National Union of Journalists