• London, United Kingdom


  • Westminster City Council | Northbank BID

Project Status

  • Completed


  • New London Architecture 2023 – Best Public Space
visitors to the area every year
14m 14m
businesses operate in the area employing 20,000 people
400 400
new pedestrian space, the size of a football field
7,000m2 7,000m2

Bringing nature back

1,370m2 of green space included within the scheme

  • 41 new trees have been incorporated into the scheme design

Community support

73% of consultees supported the project at consultation

  • Proposals informed through WSP-led consultation with 1,424 people


Natural and circular materials

Street furniture is recycled from temporary use elsewhere in Westminster

  • Local Scoutmoor Yorkstone from the UK used as part of the design

Inclusive design

Street furniture incorporated for wheelchair users and other physically impaired users

  • Contrasting road surface colour improves the experience for visually impaired users to navigate