Local News

Electric vehicles and car sharing

The Council has launched two new flexible vehicle sharing schemes with ZipCar and DriveNow which will help reduce the number of cars on our roads. A flexible vehicle sharing scheme allows users to hire vehicles and to leave them in different on-street locations within Westminster and other partic

Rough sleeping around Westminster Cathedral Piazza

Many of you attended the meeting about anti-social behaviour and rough sleeping around the Piazza last month. Thank you. Cheap drugs and anti-social behaviour continue to be big causes of concern. We are holding another public meeting in June.

Cundy Street Flats proposals

Grosvenor Group have recently announced plans for the redevelopment of Cundy Street Flats and Walden House (the adjacent Council-leased block). They say the proposals will deliver more homes, new amenities and improved public spaces.

Lord's local people cricket ticket offer still available

As one local person, who has taken up the Lord’s free ticket offer, says ‘It is a brilliant idea (both connecting locals to one of London's really special places, as well as bringing more punters to swell the spectators) thank you for organising this initiative’. 

The Marylebone Low Emission Neighbourhood

As many are aware the Low Emission Neighbourhood (LEN) was established in July 2016 in partnership with Westminster City Council, the Mayor of London and local stakeholders, to improve air quality and enable more active travel, in order to create a healthy breathing environment for all in the nei

Dockless bikes in Pimlico

There have been a growing number of ‘dockless’ or electric power-assisted cycles being left around Pimlico, particularly near Victoria Station over recent months.