Local News

Update on Marylebone Station

Regular meetings of your Councillors and local residents with Chiltern Railways have been ongoing since November 2015, with a view to reducing the environmental impact of the station.

Westminster street maintenance programme in Regent's Park

Westminster City Council is developing their planned highways, drainage and public lighting maintenance programmes for 2020/21. This is a yearly exercise and Robert, Paul & Gotz would like to hear from local people about any streets in Regent’s Park ward most in need of repair. 

Update on Seymour Leisure Centre and Library

In keeping with residents in the district, your Councillors strongly support the upgrade to facilities at the Seymour Leisure Centre. We had thought we had a plan for the Library, based on the 2017-18 public consultation.

Organised Begging in Bayswater

Organised begging by a gang of Roma continues to be a concern across Bayswater and the wider Westminster. We have been repeatedly escalating this issue to the Council who have initiated their response programme. This has recently included a series of ongoing targeted joint operations, involving t

Shisha update

Officers from Westminster City Council, the Metropolitan Police and tax inspectors recently checked out 90 cafes providing shisha and confiscated suspected illegal tobacco from 45 of them. Other criminal offences were also investigated.

World Cup victory at Lord's

To celebrate England winning the World Cup against New Zealand at Lord’s in what has been classed as the ‘greatest cricket game of all time’, Royal Mail is painting 15 Letter Boxes across the country. The first and perhaps most relevant location is on St John’s Wood Road, outside the famous Grace

Bayswater Bin Update

We have been focusing on the fly tipping around the Big Black Bins in Bayswater and have had a series of ongoing initiatives since January. We have successfully managed to stop local restaurants illegally dumping commercial waste in the bins at Leinster Square, have reduced fly tipping around Wes

Cundy Street Flats Update

Councillor Gassanly has written to residents at Cundy Flats, setting out what local Conservative councillors are doing to secure the best deal for residents and the wider community: