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  • Changes to where you vote - 17 April 2014
    Following the Boundary Commission's changes to the wards in the Royal Borough, the Council is reminding all voters to check their polling cards for where to vote as a number of polling stations have changed.
  • If you want to stand in the local elections - 17 April 2014
    People considering whether to stand for election in the forthcoming local elections in the Royal Borough are being reminded that they must hand deliver their nomination papers into the Civic Reception of Kensington Town Hall, Hornton Street W8, from 9am on Tuesday 15 April to 4pm on Thursday 24 April. The papers can only be given to a member of staff from the Council's Governance Services Team who will check the paperwork before it is accepted.
  • Fraudster sent to prison - 15 April 2014
    A woman who falsely claimed more than £26,000 in housing and council tax benefits from the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea was sentenced to six months in prison at Hammersmith Magistrates' Court on Friday 11 April 2014.
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