Tachbrook

About the ward 

Tachbrook ward is a diverse, primarily residential, community occupying the south east of Pimlico, from St George’s drive to the Vauxhall Bridge road and from the river to Tachbrook market. It has a rich mix of independent shops, centred around both Moreton Street and Lupus Street to the south and Tachbrook market to the north. Tachbrook ward is home to the green open spaces of St George’s Square and Pimlico gardens on the river as well as Pimlico Academy and the Westminster boating base. It is also includes several large architecturally significant residential developments including the Lillington and Longmoore Garden Estates and Dolphin Square.

The ward is currently represented by three Conservative councillors; Jim Glen, Angela Harvey and James Spencer. 

To find out more about them, you can visit their respective pages by clicking on the links below.

People

Angela Harvey

Angela moved to Pimlico 30 years ago and was first elected to the Council in 2002.  She works hard to protect the village feel of Pimlico, and is known as a caring, capable and accessible local councillor, helping residents to make their lives better.

Jim Glen

Jim has lived in Pimlico for 25 years and was elected to the Council to represent Tachbrook Ward in 2018.  He is currently Deputy Cabinet Member for Housing Services.

James Spencer

James was elected to Westminster City Council in 2018 as councillor for Tachbrook and is currently the Deputy Cabinet Member for Highways and the Environment, with a specific focus on waste and recycling. James also chairs one on the Council’s Planning sub-committees.

News

The chancellor’s measures are ‘putting bread on the table’

The following article, written by Westminster City Council Leader Rachael Robathan, originally published by themj.co.uk

Up and down the town centres of the country, we felt the tectonic plates move on Saturday as, after four months of being cooped up, people finally got to go out.

Mental Health Guide

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

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.