Our Work

We work in partnership with local stakeholders to address daily issues and longer term ambitions for the area.

Our initiatives

Public Realm & Environment

Community Safety & Business Resilience

Community Safety and Business Resilience

Corporate Community Engagement

Corporate Community Engagement

Marketing & Promotion

Marketing and Promotion

Strategic Vision

Strategic Vision

Strand Summer Flags

Dressing the Strand with flags and lights each year has very quickly become an annual favourite for businesses, locals and visitors. Bringing the street and community together and brightening up the area, encouraging visitors and local employees to walk through the area, discovering new things.

This week's footfall

+9%

1,245,634 people

Measured at 9 locations. Counts may be affected on Arundel Street and Strand locations due to scaffolding.

Latest News

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30 October 2019

TfL open DVS HGV Safety Permit registration and one year until tougher LEZ standards come in

From today businesses and organisations can register for a HGV safety permit as part of our new Direct Vision Standard (DVS) coming in from 26 October 2020. On the same...

29 October 2019

City of Westminster: City Plan 2019-2040

On Monday 28th October, Westminster City Council published on their website the latest version of the draft City Plan and all accompanying papers that will now be considered by Full...

18 October 2019

Winner Announced! Makerversity City Co-Labs: Re-Making Place Civic Hack

The winner of Makerversity's City Co-Labs: Re-Making Place Civic Hack in partnership with The Northbank BID is... Hydro-Commons! Makerversity’s Civic Hacks address the big social issues of our time. Fostering...

7 October 2019

Important information about New Year’s Eve

On Tuesday 31st December 2019, road closures and pedestrian restrictions will be put in place so preparations for the London New Year’s Eve fireworks event can take place. From 2pm on...

27 September 2019

Support for SME’s for Boiler Scrappage Scheme – Cleaner Heat Cashback.

As summer comes to an end and winter approaches, you’ll be setting your thermostats to keep your customers and employees warm over the colder months. The longer your heating is...

26 September 2019

20mph Consultation: Making Westminster a Safer, Healthier and Cleaner City for All

Westminster City Council has launched a consultation on a borough-wide 20mph speed limit and wants to hear from residents and businesses throughout the city. The council’s proposal for a 20mph...

9 September 2019

TfL introducing 20mph speed limits in 2020

As part of efforts to reduce road danger within central London, Transport for London have said new 20mph speed restrictions, affecting Victoria Embankment, should be operating by early 2020. After...

1 August 2019

Latest air pollution levels and EU limits

Statement from Ruth Duston, OBE, OC Chief Executive of Northbank BID An article in Air Quality News on 31 August, titled The Strand first London location to breach NO2 limits...

16 July 2019

Climate Change Protest – Information for businesses

Current overview (Subject to change or variation):  The Met have been working hard ahead of planned protests by organisations campaigning against climate change, including Extinction Rebellion.  The operation is led...

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