Local News

St. John's Wood High Street voted one of the healthiest in London

St John’s Wood High Street has been ranked as the fourth healthiest in London. A report by the Royal Society of Public Health ranks London’s 146 high streets based on their impact on the public’s well-being and health. Your local councillors while naturally happy with this result will continue to

New taskforce to tackle problems caused by short term lettings

We are getting an increasing number of complaints about short lettings in Pimlico – commonly referred to as ‘Air BnB’. Landlords are not allowed to let properties for over 90 nights without planning permission and this government legal limit applies across all websites.

Christmas in Churchill

We had a wonderful Christmas in our part of Westminster with many events and celebrations across the community. 

Supporting Christmas lunch for those alone during the festive period

Robert, Paul & Gotz were pleased to once again be supporting via the local ward budget the St John’s Wood Christmas Committee lunch. This event goes back many years and is aimed at providing a welcome meal for those who find themselves alone and isolated in St John’s Wood and Maida Vale area.

Christmas Lunch at Glastonbury House

Cllr Aiken, Flight and Wilkinson were thrilled to host and secure funding for the Christmas Lunch for residents at Glastonbury House. Around 50 residents came to the lunch with food being delivered to those who were unable to attend.

Switching on festive lights in Warwick Way

Another successful Christmas lights switch on for Warwick Ward in Tachbrook Market. The Lord Mayor of Westminster, Cllr Lindsey Hall, joined Councillors Christabel Flight, Nickie Aiken and Jacqui Wilkinson.

Tackling Fly-tipping in Bayswater

Fly tipping has been one of the biggest issues we have faced in Bayswater and Councillors Richard Elcho and Emily Payne have unrelentingly lobbied the council on behalf of residents. Consequently, we are pleased to announce that Bayswater will be the target of a sustained campaign to address this

Victoria Tower Gardens

You may be aware of the proposals to locate a new Holocaust Museum within Victoria Tower Gardens which offer iconic views of River Thames and provide much valued and well used outside space for residents living in Vincent Square Ward.