Regent's Park

About the ward

Regent's Park lies in the north of Westminster. It is bordered to the south east by Marylebone, the south west by Bryanston and Dorset Square, the west by Church Street and the north by Abbey Road. The borough of Camden is to the east.

The ward is represented by three Conservative councillors; Gotz Mohindra, Robert Rigby and Paul Swaddle. 

Ward surgeries take place on a monthly basis on: 

  • Saturday 8th December, 11am - 12noon at Wharncliffe Gardens Community Hall

No appointment necessary. 

To find out more about your councillors, you can visit their respective pages by clicking on the links below or their Facebook page.

Campaigns

Protect the St John's Wood community from CS-11

The Mayor of London’s plans to build Cycle Superhighway 11 (CS11) cycle route from Swiss Cottage have been rejected following Westminster City Council’s successful Judicial Review. This means that TfL’s decision in the summer to proceed with the current scheme have been quashed.

People

Gotz Mohindra

Gotz values the ward's unique charm and appeal and intends to work extremely hard to preserve its heritage for the benefit of all locals. Gotz went to a university in Westminster and has worked in the borough for 14 years. He works for an investment and property company. 

Robert Rigby

Robert Rigby has lived in St John's Wood for over 30 years. He has represented the residents of Regent's Park ward since 2010. Robert is currently Deputy Cabinet Member Finance, Property & Regeneration and is Chair of a planning committee. 

 

Paul Swaddle

Paul lives in St John’s Wood and runs a software company in central London. As a father he understands the importance of a great education and wants to ensure that all Westminster’s children continue to benefit from the best educational opportunities.

Telephone: 020 7730 8181

News

Telephone boxes unwelcome

Your local councillors have objected to the proposed installation of new public phone boxes in our ward and we are pleased to report Westminster Planning Officers agree with us. Four planning applications were received in October from Maximus Network (three on St John’s Wood Road and one on Park

Bus 247 converted to a double decker

The 274 bus provides a valuable service for those residents who live near to Prince Albert Road. However for too long this bus route has been overcrowded owing to it being a single deck bus and used by those accessing London Zoo, Primrose Hill and Regent’s Park. Your local councillors have been t

Council implements leafing clearing plan

You may have noticed that our trees have started to shed their leaves. From 5th November, Westminster City County began implementing its ‘Leafing Plan’.

Armistice Remembrance

The weekend of 9th – 11th November saw Westminster Council commemorate 100 years since the end of the First World War. As a Council, we work very closely with the Armed Forces supporting a number of initiatives.

Improving care at home when you need it

We want to make sure all our elderly get the best care possible. Westminster City Council set up a new team earlier this year to work both with organisations providing care for people at home, and with residential care homes.

Improving road safety at the Allitsen Road and Charlbert Street junction

The safety of pedestrians and road users is a priority so when your councillors heard of concerns by residents about the junction at Allitsen Road and Charlbert Street we took this up with Officers. Subsequently works have recently taken place to improve both the footway and carriageway with the