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. 

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 has been a St John’s Wood resident for several years and as a councillor has worked with amenity societies, resident groups, the ward police team and other local stakeholders to help deliver quality services for local ward residents.

Robert Rigby

Robert Rigby has represented Regent’s Park Ward since 2010 and lived in St John's Wood for over 30 years with his wife. He is currently Chairman of Planning.

Paul Swaddle

Paul lives in St John’s Wood and runs a software company in central London. He is passionate about ensuring that Westminster remains a great place to do business and live. Paul is the Cabinet Member for Cabinet Member for Community Services and Digital at Westminster City Council.

News

Mental Health Guide

The Mental Health Foundation is hosting Mental Health Week, on the theme of Kindness.

Reporting suspicious behaviour to the Police

We are often asked by residents about the best way to report suspicious behaviour to the Police. We have consulted them and been told that if a crime is in the process of taking place then you should ring ‘999’ but where an offence has happened, then you should ring ‘101’.

Gully finally fixed or is it?

Local people living near to the junction of St John’s Wood Road and Grove End Road will know the gully at this junction has been blocked for some time now resulting in a large pooling of water during a heavy downpour.  

Planning application for the High Street

A planning application (reference number 20/01662/FULL) has been submitted for a new family club, café & nursery on St John’s Wood High Street.

Improving internet access across our City  

Your council is working hard to improve the internet service provided across Westminster to ensure our City for All commitment to be one of the best-connected cities is achieved.

Building construction during COVID-19

We recognise the difficulty the lock down has had on individuals and families with the advice to stay at home. This has not been made easier by the Government’s position that construction can continue and in our part of the City there have been a number of sites where works have indeed continued

75th Anniversary of VE Day

This week, the Union Flag will fly outside Westminster City Hall to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day on Friday.

Refurbishment of Laptops, and Family-Activity Packs

The Conservative-controlled Westminster City Council has arranged for the refurbishment of two hundred decommissioned Council laptops. The laptops have been distributed to help vulnerable families hitherto without computers.