Highways planned works

Find out about proposed and planned works to public roads and pavements in Westminster.

1. Westminster fortnightly works bulletin

View the Westminster works bulletin (PDF, 977KB) for the latest information on works planned throughout the city.

2. Carriageway localised schemes

Road name Ward Scheme extents Estimated start date Estimated completion date
Victoria Street St James's Bus stop - outside no. 50 26 October 2016 28 October 2016
Victoria Street St James's Bus stop - outside no. 10 26 October 2016 28 October 2016
Elgin Avenue Maida Vale Maida Vale to Randolph Avenue 16 January 2017 17 January 2016
King Street St James's James's Street to St. James's Square 17 January 2016 18 January 2017
Romilly Street West End Dean Street To Frith Street including Dean Street junction 18 January 2017 19 January 2017
Portman Street Bryanston & Dorset Square Junction with Portman Square 22 January 2017 22 January 2017
Great College Street St James's Millbank to o/s no.17 9 November 2016 10 November 2016

3. Damaged paving and localised schemes programme - footways

Road name Ward Scheme extents Estimated start date Estimated completion date
Porchester Square Bayswater South-west corner facing Gloucester Terrace/Ranelagh Bridge 17 November 2016 30 November 2016
Lanark Road Little Venice Outside property no.1 to no.22 Clifton Gardens 9 November 2016 18 November 2016
Piccadilly West End Outside No 79 HSBC Bank to outside 81 Pret A Manger 23 January 2017 28 February 2017
Kilburn Park Road Maida Vale Outside Queens Arms Pub 23 January 2017 16 March 2017
Sutherland Avenue Little Venice Outside property no. 136 23 January 2017 21 February 2017
Cuthbert Street Little Venice South side between Edgware Road and Adpar Street On hold due to scaffolding on site
Lupus Street Tachbrook North side between St. George’s Square to Denbigh Street 2 November 2016 23 December 2016

4. Drainage improvement programme – further works (major)

Road name Ward
Princes Mews Lancaster Gate
London Mews Hyde Park
Bryanston Street Marylebone High Street
Chester Square Knightsbridge & Belgravia
Headfort Place Knightsbridge & Belgravia
Beethoven Street Queen’s Park
Catherine Place St James’s
Lancaster Place St James’s
Palace Street St James’s
Russell Court St James’s
Savoy Place St James’s
Scotland Place St James’s
Moreton Street Tachbrook
Culross Street West End
Dean Street St James’s
Foley Street West End
Great Marlborough Street West End

5. Drainage improvement programme (surface water management)

Proposed sites for repair work where pooling is an issue:

Road name Ward
Melbourne Place St James’s
Churton Place Warwick
Elverton Street St James’s
Great Western Road Westbourne
Waterloo Place St James’s
St George’s Square Tachbrook
Chichester Street Tachbrook
Bayswater Road Lancaster Gate and Knightsbridge & Belgravia
Great Cumberland Place Bryanston & Dorset Square
George Street Marylebone High Street
Westbourne Grove Bayswater & Lancaster Gate
Herrick Street Vincent Square
5 Denbigh Street Warwick
41 Denbigh Street Warwick
64 Wilton Road Warwick
72 Wilton Road Warwick
91 Wilton Road Warwick
Charlwood Street including Charlwood Place Tachbrook
Guildhouse Street TLF Bike Rack Warwick
Bulinga Street Vincent Square
Wardour Street, opposite junction with Flaxman Court West End
Shirland Road junction with Chippenham Road Harrow Road
Porchester Road junction with Westbourne Gardens Bayswater
Portnall Road junction with Shirland Road Harrow Road
Goldney Road junction with Chippenham Road Harrow Road
Needham Road junction with Westbourne Terrace Bayswater
Marylebone High Street Marylebone High Street
Outside 55 Baker Street Marylebone High Street
Devonshire Street junction with Great Portland Street Marylebone High Street
Upper James Street junction with Beak Street West End
76 to 79 Dean Street West End
Oxford Street junction with Berwick Street West End
Great Marlborough Street outside 22 West End
Harewood Avenue junction with Blandford Square Bryanston & Dorset Square
Shaftesbury Avenue j/w Piccadilly Circus outside Ripley's and Trocadero St James’s
Opposite 139 to 143 Oxford Street West End

6. Lighting improvement programme

Road Ward Existing  assets Proposed improvements
Westway (Phase 2) Little Venice 15+ Refurbish/replace lighting under Westway
Horseferry Road (Phase 1) Vincent Square 28 20 x new 8m Large Grey Wornum columns with LED Large Grey Wornum luminaires
Brown Street Bryanston & Dorset Square 9 7 x new 5m Small Grey Wornum columns with LED Small Grey Wornum luminaires and 1 x new luminaire upgrade onto existing column 09 to be retained
Chadwick Street St James's 7 4 x new 5m Small Grey Wornum columns with LED Small Grey Wornum luminaires and 3 x new luminaire upgrades onto existing columns 02, 03 & 06 to be retained
Thirleby Road Vincent Square 12 11 x new 5m Small Grey Wornum columns with LED Small Grey Wornum luminaires
Cureton Street Vincent Square 6 6 x new 5m Small Grey Wornum columns with LED Small Grey Wornum luminaires
Rutherford Street St James's 5 4 x new 5m Small Grey Wornum columns with LED Small Grey Wornum luminaires and 1 x new luminaire upgrade onto existing column 01 to be retained
Manchester Square Marylebone High Street 11 10 x new 8m Large Grey Wornum columns with LED Large Grey Wornum luminaires and 2 x existing columns 06 & 11 to be relocated and re-headed with new LED Large Grey Wornum luminaires
Herrick Street Vincent Square 13 12 x new 6m Small Grey Wornum columns with LED Small Grey Wornum luminaires
Causton Street Vincent Square 12 5 x new 6m Small Grey Wornum columns with LED Small Grey Wornum luminaires and 1 x luminaire upgrade onto existing column 02 to be retained. 3 x existing columns 03, 05 & 06 to be relocated and re-headed with new LED Small Grey Wornum luminaires
Catherine Place St James's 8 9 x new 5m Small Grey Wornum columns with LED Small Grey Wornum luminaires
Dorset Square Bryanston Square & Dorset Square 5 5 x new 5m Small Grey Wornum columns with LED Small Grey Wornum luminaires
Crawford Place Bryanston Square & Dorset Square 6 6 x new 8m Large Grey Wornum columns with LED Large Grey Wornum luminaires

7. Lighting local schemes

Street Ward Number Lantern replacement
Raphael Street Knightsbridge & Belgravia 2 1 Small Grey Wornum column and 1 addition Small Grey Wornum Lantern
Craven Hill Mews Lancaster Gate 1 1 additional  Heritage Lantern  north east corner (opposite No 3) by archway
Lancaster Mews Lancaster Gate 1 1 Small Grey Wornum column  by junction with Craven Terrace

8. Lighting age expired lantern programme

Street Ward Number Lantern replacement
Capland Street Church Street 21 Functional
Fitzmaurice Place West End 2 Large Grey Wornum
Chapel Street Bryanston & Dorset Square 10 Large Grey Wornum
Clarendon Gardens Little Venice 6 Functional
Clarendon Terrace Little Venice 2 Functional
Clipstone Street Marylebone High Street 17 Small Grey Wornum
Hobart Place Knightsbridge & Belgravia 11 Large Grey Wornum
Marban Road Queen's Park 5 Functional
Hay Hill West End 3 Large Grey Wornum
Hayes Place Bryanston & Dorset Square 3 Functional
Maddox Street West End 12 Large Grey Wornum
Maida Vale Maida Vale 29 Functional
Maida Avenue Little Venice 18 Functional
Lords View Regent's Park 5 Functional
Kilburn Park Road Maida Vale 36 Functional
Noel Street West End 7 Large Grey Wornum
Marlborough Place Abbey Road 28 Functional
Allitsen Road Regent's Park 16 Functional
Moscow Road Lancaster Gate 22 Functional

9. Lighting cherished columns programme

Street Ward Number Proposed improvement
Fairholt Street  Grosvenor 2 Cherished Column Upgrade
Rutland Street Grosvenor 6 Cherished Column Upgrade
Charing Cross Road  St James’s 1 Cherished Column Upgrade
Last updated: 10 February 2020