Local News

A new Post Office in Bryanston & Dorset Square Ward

We have received plans from Royal Mail for a new in-store Post Office at The Fruit Garden on Melcombe Street, to open on Tuesday 6th November. Your Councillors fully support this proposal and the benefit it will bring to residents.

Quieter trains arriving at Marylebone Station

Marylebone Station is London’s only all-diesel station. Both residents and local Councillors have been actively lobbying Chiltern Railways to reduce diesel pollution.

St. Edward's School gets a breath of fresh air

In 2017, your Conservative Councillors funded a survey by King’s College London into the level of NO2 in the Ward, with the aim of obtaining hard scientific data which could persuade organisations to take the level of air-pollutants seriously, and support applications for funding to alleviate the

Leader's Update October 2018

Dear resident

Four months ago, the people of Westminster had their say in the hardest fought local election for many years. I am delighted and humbled that they overwhelmingly chose to put their trust once again in the local Conservatives to run their council.

Update on Seymour Leisure Centre

A consultation with residents over the Seymour Leisure Centre and the Library yielded some excellent and thoughtful suggestions.

Silver Sunday: 7th October 2018

Silver Sunday was the brainchild of Warwick Ward Councillor Christabel Flight. It started with a tea dance and within a few short years has turned into a national campaign to tackle the blight of loneliness that affects so many older people.

Planning war on new phone boxes

As Westminster’s Head of Planning, Councillor Richard Beddoe is leading a campaign to for greater powers over the installation of phone boxes on our streets. In the last two years, the Council has rejected 170 applications for new telephone kiosks, on the grounds that their real purpose is to obt