Local News

Tackling the impact of short-letting near Hyde Park

Local Conservative Councillors continue to fight the scourge of short-term letting. When furniture was left outside a short-term let on Oxford Square, we asked Westminster Council to arrange to have the furniture removed and for enforcement action to be taken.

Making Lillington and Longmoore Safe

New gate gets planning permission

Extra security measures planned for the estate

We’re making Lillington and Longmoore safe by implementing a range of new security measures around the estate.

Pimlico Tube Noise Update

Track grinding has already begun

TfL agrees slow down night tube trains to 30mph

TfL has started its long overdue maintenance of the Victoria Line to reduce tube noise.

Westminster-Wide 20mph speed limit

Conservative run Westminster is making our roads safer and greener by planning to introduce a City-wide 20mph speed limit. ​

This week, the Council launched a consultation on implementing a 20mph speed limit to cover the entirety of Westminster. ​

Join us for Silver Sunday Tea Dance

Senior Soho residents and those from elsewhere in the West End and St James's are invited to a tea dance from 3-5pm on Sunday 6 October in recognition of Silver Sunday.

EV Charging Points in Marylebone

There are now 58 Ubitricity lamp column electric charging points in the Low Emission Neighbourhood, which is an increase from 27 in April. 

New charge points are going live into the following streets this month:

3D Zebra Crossing in Marylebone

After many complaints from local people and St Vincent School about the difficulty in crossing Manchester and Blandford Streets, we asked the Council to install a 3D crossing on the junction. 

This is the third 3D crossing in Westminster, which the Council is piloting.