Local News

Residents report. BDS Councillors respond

We have supported residents in tackling rough sleeping within the Ward through local walkabouts with the Police, and through highlighting the correct procedure to ensure that safeguarding responsibilities are observed. The first step in dealing with rough sleeping problems is to report your conce

Cllr Mark Shearer shares his experience as a new Councillor

Firstly, thank you to everyone who voted for us and also volunteered with us for the election. I had the most fantastic time meeting people across St James’s ward and knocking on thousands of doors with Tim and Louise.

Warwick Councillor visits tube site

Tube noise continues to be a challenging problem for some residents. Cllr Jacqui Wilkinson was pleased to have the opportunity to see works being carried out by Transport for London aimed at decreasing the impact of tube noise.

National Holocaust Memorial: Victoria Tower Gardens

As many residents will know, there is a national proposal to create a holocaust memorial and learning centre to ensure that the memory of the Holocaust is preserved and that the lessons it teaches are never forgotten.

Another year of successful exam results in Westminster

Westminster City Council works closely with our schools to make sure everyone gets the best possible educational opportunities. Yet again our students have gained some of the most outstanding results in the country.

Mayor Khan ‘shirking responsibility’ over CCTV blackout

Conservatives have hit out at Sadiq Khan after he raised “serious concerns” about the failure to get CCTV back up and running in Westminster.

Tony Devenish, an Assembly Member, said the Mayor of London was “shirking responsibility”.

Council Launches City For All Plan

This morning Council Leader Cllr Nickie Aiken, in a speech to community leaders and local stakeholders, launched Westminster Conservatives' 'City for All'  plan. Conservatives plan to modernise Westminster City Council for the benefit of everyone who lives, works and visits the city.

Market Consultations

We have been given advance notice of two consultations by Westminster City Council relating to the operation of our street markets. Both will be starting on 6th August and run through until October.