Local News

Removing unnecessary street furniture

Replacing and upgrading a lamp column at the junction of St John’s Wood Road and Lisson Grove was completed a number of months ago but the contractor failed to remove the old column. 

Positive News in Brunei Campaign and Dorchester License Review

Following the positive news in the last 48 hours that the Sultan of Brunei intends to suspend the death penalty for those found guilty of adultery or gay sex, we are suspending our request for a review of the Liquor Licenses held by The Dorchester and 45 Park Lane.

Planting new trees

The Bryanston and Dorset Square Ward Councillors have contributed towards the target of planting 3,000 trees in Westminster by the end of 2020, by securing funds from the Council and liaising with The Portman Estate.

Footway works on Ebury Street

Westminster City Council’s highways contractor FM Conway have begun improvement work on the footway between Lower Belgrave Street to Eccleston Street. The works are expected to last five months.

Westminster on Wheels

From 1st April 2019 Westminster City Council’s (WCC) housing stock previously managed by CityWest Homes was transferred back in-house to WCC.

One Year of Promises Kept

A year ago, people living in Westminster voted for a Conservative-run Council. In one of the closest elections in recent years, you put your faith in us to deliver a council with high-quality services and the lowest Council Tax in the country.

Funding available for community projects

The Community Contribution Fund is a grant that has been voluntary donated by the residents in the highest value properties in Westminster. The scheme is managed by the City of Westminster Charitable Trust and more than £600,000 is now available. Eligible causes include projects that: 

Update on drug operations across Warwick Ward

Sadly, we continue to receive reports of open drug dealing across the ward. When we see the dealing ourselves or hear from concerned residents, we liaise with our local dedicated police officer, PC Henderson and the specialist local gangs’ unit.

Expansion of Boxing Club for young people

Little Venice Councillors believe every child, including those with special educational needs, have the right to optimise their physical capabilities and through that their overall wellbeing. Children with special educational needs, experience anxiety, have fewer friends and are more likely to be