Knightsbridge & Belgravia

About the ward 

Knightsbridge & Belgravia ward is at the western boundary of the Cities of London & Westminster constituency. As well as the ward covering Knightsbridge & Belgravia the majority of Hyde Park is also within the ward.

The ward is currently represented by three Conservative councillors; Tony Devenish, Elizabeth Hitchcock and Rachael Robathan.

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People

Tony Devenish

Tony Devenish represents the Knightsbridge & Belgravia ward on Westminster City Council and West Central on the Greater London Authority which includes Westminster. Tony is elected to as a GLA Member to hold the Mayor of London to account on policing, transport, housing and our environment.

Rachael Robathan

Rachael Robathan has been a ward councillor for Knightsbridge & Belgravia since 2010 and is the Leader of the Council. Before becoming Leader, Rachael was a Cabinet Member eight years holding the Adult Social Care & Public Health, Housing and Finance portfolios. 

Elizabeth Hitchcock

Elizabeth has lived in London for the past 28 years and in Westminster for the past 13 years. She is the mother of four sons, currently working part-time for a Conservative Cabinet Minister and is a trustee of a Westminster-based youth club.

News

The chancellor’s measures are ‘putting bread on the table’

The following article, written by Westminster City Council Leader Rachael Robathan, originally published by themj.co.uk

Up and down the town centres of the country, we felt the tectonic plates move on Saturday as, after four months of being cooped up, people finally got to go out.

Mental Health Guide

The Mental Health Foundation is hosting Mental Health Week, on the theme of Kindness.

Shopping in Knightsbridge & Belgravia

Many of our local businesses have had to make significant changes in the way they trade during the COVID-19 crisis. We have seen restaurants turn to takeaway and delivery, pubs turning to wine shops and the rise of "farm shops" which sell high-quality local produce.

75th Anniversary of VE Day

This week, the Union Flag will fly outside Westminster City Hall to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day on Friday.

Refurbishment of Laptops, and Family-Activity Packs

The Conservative-controlled Westminster City Council has arranged for the refurbishment of two hundred decommissioned Council laptops. The laptops have been distributed to help vulnerable families hitherto without computers.