Abbey Road

About the ward 

Abbey Road is the northern most ward in Westminster. It is bordered to the south east by Regent's Park, Little Venice at its most southern point, and Maida Vale to the south west. The borough of Camden borders Abbey Road to the north.

The ward is currently represented by three Conservative councillors; Peter Freeman, Lindsey Hall and Judith Warner. 

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

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

Peter Freeman

Peter has lived in the ward for a number of years and is an active member of the local community.

Lindsey Hall

Lindsey Hall has represented the Abbey Road Ward since 2007 and has become well known for her pro-active response to issues like anti-social behaviour, noise complaints and breaches of planning conditions.

Judith Warner

Judith Warner has been a resident of and a Councillor in St Johns Wood for over 20 years. She has Chaired a number of committees including Education, Housing, and Environment, and was Cabinet Member for City Management.

News

Abbey Road Studios compliance

Following complaints that our iconic Abbey Road Studios are not adhering to the approved management plan in providing stewarding and cleaning the graffiti regularly on the boundary wall, local Councillors have escalated this at City Hall with senior Officers and the Planning Enforcement Team to i

Weight restriction ignored in St John's Wood

There are certain roads in St John’s Wood which have a weight restriction of 7.5 tonnes except for loading. These have been identified as being unsuitable for use by heavy goods vehicles (HGV) and are designed to prevent rat-running.

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. ​

Council Trials Electric Bin Lorries

In a London-first, Conservative-led Westminster City Council is trialling two electric powered waste collection vehicles over the next two years.

Housing for All

Westminster needs more homes, this is why your Conservative run council has an ambitious plan to build 2000 new homes in our city.