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Westminster City Council

The ancient parish of St Margaret's was divided into St Margaret's and St John's in 1727 but it was still run as a single vestry. In 1855 the two parishes were reformed into the Westminster District but St Margaret and St John continued to have a nominal existence until 1922.

Westminster City Council was created in 1965 from the former area of the Metropolitan Boroughs of St Marylebone, Paddington and the smaller Metropolitan Borough of Westminster.

The City of Westminster crest has the motto 'Custodi Civitatem Domine', 'O lord watch over our city'.

This section lists the memorials where the subject on this page is commemorated:
Westminster City Council

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Amsterdam 700th Anniversary

These gardens were renamed Rembrandt Gardens on 2 May 1975 to commemorate the...

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Approved extension

A misunderstanding? A joke? Do the owners now claim they have an English Heri...

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Trees for Westminster

To celebrate Westminster City Council's Quatercentenary HRH the Duke of Kent,...

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United Nations 40th Anniversary

Presented to the City of Westminster by the United Nations Association, to ce...

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This section lists the memorials created by the subject on this page:
Westminster City Council

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50 years of peace

The two seated allies are unidentified at the site but with the assistance of...

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Adams-Acton

John Adams-Acton, sculptor, 1831 - 1910, lived here 1882 - 1906. Westminster ...

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Alexis Soyer

Alexis Soyer, 1810 - 1858, chef, author of cookbooks, inventor, lived here. C...

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Alhambra Theatre

Theatreland - heart of the performing arts in London. Alhambra Theatre On t...

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Ambrose Godfrey

Ambrose Godfrey, 1660 - 1741, chemist and inventor of the fire extinguisher, ...

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Other Subjects

Thomas Brushfield

Thomas Brushfield

Church warden at Christ Church Spitalfields in 1836. At Wikia we found a Thomas Brushfield who we think must be our man: A businessman and local politician. Born Derbyshire, he moved to London whe...

Person, Politics & Administration

1 memorial
C. Spencer Smith

C. Spencer Smith

A Commissioner for the 1892 Westminster Public Library.

Person, Politics & Administration

1 memorial
Edwin Willoughby

Edwin Willoughby

Overseer of St Marys Rotherhithe in 1886.

Person, Politics & Administration

2 memorials
Lord Donald Soper

Lord Donald Soper

Christian Socialist and pacifist. Born 36 Knoll Road, Wandsworth.  Keen sportsman but gave up cricket when (at college we think) as the bowler, he accidentally killed the batsman.  As well as under...

Person, Peace, Politics & Administration, Religion

1 memorial