Local News

Major drugs raid in Pimlico

We are increasingly receiving complaints from our residents about the open drug taking and dealing on our Pimlico streets.

Repairing pavements in Regent's Park

There are 353 miles of pavements/footways within the Borough of Westminster all of which need to be maintained and kept in proper order to ensure pedestrians can walk safely. 

Seminar held for EU Citizens

We believe that the contribution to our City made by the thousands of EU nationals who live in Westminster deserves our recognition and support. The City Council has launched a number of measures to help EU citizens feel certain that Westminster can remain their long-term home after Brexit.

New stands at Lord’s approved

In January the Council approved a planning application from Lord’s to rebuild the Compton and Edrich stands, located at the eastern side of the ground. 

Cycle Superhighway CS-11 update

Local people may recall Transport for London (TfL) logged an appeal against the High Court’s decision back in September 2018 to allow Westminster Council to block the construction of CS-11. 

Ark Paddington Green planning application

A significant planning application has been submitted to construct a new building at the Ark Paddington Green Primary Academy in order to increase the number of pupils.

Parsons House podium site

Works have commenced at the Parsons House podium site to construct a new block which will provide 60 new homes of which 19 will be affordable flats.

Bessborough Family Hub

Cllr Jacqui Wilkinson, Deputy Cabinet Member for Economic Development, Education and Skills, has visited the new Bessborough Family Hub in Lupus Street, which is providing a wide range of support both for families and children up to the age of 19.