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City of London

CityLondonthe City
Historically in Middlesex, it is to the west of the ancient City of London, directly to the east of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, and its southern boundary is the River Thames.
Administratively, it forms one of the 33 local authority districts of Greater London; however, the City of London is not a London borough, a status reserved for the other 32 districts (including London's only other city, the City of Westminster).

West End of London

West EndLondon's West EndWest London
It occupies much of the central area of Greater London including most of the West End.
The West End covers part of the boroughs of Westminster and Camden.

St James's Palace

St. James's PalaceSt James’s PalaceSt James
Many sites commonly associated with London are in the borough, including St James's Palace, Buckingham Palace, the Palace of Westminster (Houses of Parliament) and 10 Downing Street.
Located in the City of Westminster, although no longer the principal residence of the monarch, it is the ceremonial meeting place of the Accession Council and the London residence of several minor members of the royal family.

Palace of Westminster

Houses of ParliamentWestminster HallWestminster
Many sites commonly associated with London are in the borough, including St James's Palace, Buckingham Palace, the Palace of Westminster (Houses of Parliament) and 10 Downing Street.
Commonly known as the Houses of Parliament after its occupants, the Palace lies on the north bank of the River Thames in the City of Westminster, in central London, England.

Buckingham Palace

Buckingham HouseGoring Housethe Palace
Many sites commonly associated with London are in the borough, including St James's Palace, Buckingham Palace, the Palace of Westminster (Houses of Parliament) and 10 Downing Street.
Located in the City of Westminster, the palace is often at the centre of state occasions and royal hospitality.

Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

Kensington and ChelseaKensington & ChelseaKensington
Historically in Middlesex, it is to the west of the ancient City of London, directly to the east of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, and its southern boundary is the River Thames.
The borough is immediately west of the City of Westminster and east of the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham.

Oxford Street

Oxford CircusNew Oxford StreetOxford Street, London
The borough is divided into a number of localities including the ancient political district of Westminster; the shopping areas around Oxford Street, Regent Street, Piccadilly and Bond Street; and the night-time entertainment district of Soho.
Oxford Street is a major road in the City of Westminster in the West End of London, running from Tottenham Court Road to Marble Arch via Oxford Circus.

Piccadilly

Piccadilly, LondonPicadillyClarges Street
The borough is divided into a number of localities including the ancient political district of Westminster; the shopping areas around Oxford Street, Regent Street, Piccadilly and Bond Street; and the night-time entertainment district of Soho.
Piccadilly is a road in the City of Westminster, London, to the south of Mayfair, between Hyde Park Corner in the west and Piccadilly Circus in the east.

Parks and open spaces in the City of Westminster

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Aside from numerous large parks and open spaces, the population density of the district is high.
The City of Westminster, a central London borough, has 116 parks and open spaces; these include small gardens as well as larger areas of land.

10 Downing Street

Downing StreetPrime Minister's OfficeNumber 10
Many sites commonly associated with London are in the borough, including St James's Palace, Buckingham Palace, the Palace of Westminster (Houses of Parliament) and 10 Downing Street.
Situated in Downing Street in the City of Westminster, London, Number 10 is over 300 years old and contains approximately 100 rooms.

Soho

Soho, LondonBroad Street pumpSoho district
The borough is divided into a number of localities including the ancient political district of Westminster; the shopping areas around Oxford Street, Regent Street, Piccadilly and Bond Street; and the night-time entertainment district of Soho. The present-day City of Westminster as an administrative entity with its present boundaries dates from 1965, when the City of Westminster was created from the former area of three metropolitan boroughs: St Marylebone, Paddington, and the smaller Metropolitan Borough of Westminster, which included Soho, Mayfair, St. James's, Strand, Westminster, Pimlico, Belgravia, and Hyde Park.
Soho is an area of the City of Westminster, part of the West End of London.

Westminster

Westminster, LondonWestminster, EnglandA part of Central London, England
The borough is divided into a number of localities including the ancient political district of Westminster; the shopping areas around Oxford Street, Regent Street, Piccadilly and Bond Street; and the night-time entertainment district of Soho. The present-day City of Westminster as an administrative entity with its present boundaries dates from 1965, when the City of Westminster was created from the former area of three metropolitan boroughs: St Marylebone, Paddington, and the smaller Metropolitan Borough of Westminster, which included Soho, Mayfair, St. James's, Strand, Westminster, Pimlico, Belgravia, and Hyde Park.
Westminster is a government district and former capital of the Kingdom of England in Central London within the City of Westminster, part of the West End, on the north bank of the River Thames.

Westminster City Council

WestminsterWestminster CouncilCity of Westminster
The local government body is Westminster City Council.
Westminster City Council is the local authority for the City of Westminster in Greater London, England.

City status in the United Kingdom

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The City of Westminster is an Inner London borough that also holds city status.
Among the bodies to be dissolved was the Court of Burgesses of the City of Westminster.

Marylebone

St MaryleboneMarylebone, LondonSt. Marylebone
It was not until the sixteenth century that houses began to be built over the adjoining fields, eventually absorbing nearby villages such as Marylebone and Kensington, and gradually creating the vast Greater London that exists today.
Marylebone ( or,,, or ) is an area in the West End of London, England, which is part of the City of Westminster.

Westminster Abbey

WestminsterAbbey of WestminsterAbbot of Westminster
Henry VIII's dissolution of the monasteries abolished the abbey at Westminster, although the former abbey church is still called Westminster Abbey.
Westminster Abbey, formally titled the Collegiate Church of Saint Peter at Westminster, is a large, mainly Gothic abbey church in the City of Westminster, London, England, just to the west of the Palace of Westminster.

Mayfair

Mayfair, LondonMayfair, London, EnglandUpper Brook Street, Mayfair, London
The present-day City of Westminster as an administrative entity with its present boundaries dates from 1965, when the City of Westminster was created from the former area of three metropolitan boroughs: St Marylebone, Paddington, and the smaller Metropolitan Borough of Westminster, which included Soho, Mayfair, St. James's, Strand, Westminster, Pimlico, Belgravia, and Hyde Park.
Mayfair is an affluent area in the West End of London towards the eastern edge of Hyde Park, in the City of Westminster, between Oxford Street, Regent Street, Piccadilly and Park Lane.

Strand, London

StrandThe StrandThe Strand, London
The present-day City of Westminster as an administrative entity with its present boundaries dates from 1965, when the City of Westminster was created from the former area of three metropolitan boroughs: St Marylebone, Paddington, and the smaller Metropolitan Borough of Westminster, which included Soho, Mayfair, St. James's, Strand, Westminster, Pimlico, Belgravia, and Hyde Park.
Strand (or the Strand) is a major thoroughfare in the City of Westminster, Central London.

Pimlico

Pimlico RoadPimlico, LondonPimlico Race Course
The present-day City of Westminster as an administrative entity with its present boundaries dates from 1965, when the City of Westminster was created from the former area of three metropolitan boroughs: St Marylebone, Paddington, and the smaller Metropolitan Borough of Westminster, which included Soho, Mayfair, St. James's, Strand, Westminster, Pimlico, Belgravia, and Hyde Park.
Pimlico is an area of Central London in the City of Westminster, built as a southern extension to neighbouring Belgravia.

Belgravia

Belgravia, LondonBelgravia DistrictChester Square
The present-day City of Westminster as an administrative entity with its present boundaries dates from 1965, when the City of Westminster was created from the former area of three metropolitan boroughs: St Marylebone, Paddington, and the smaller Metropolitan Borough of Westminster, which included Soho, Mayfair, St. James's, Strand, Westminster, Pimlico, Belgravia, and Hyde Park.
Belgravia is an affluent district in Central London, shared within the authorities of both the City of Westminster and the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.

Bayswater

Bayswater, LondonBayswater Hill, London
Bayswater is an affluent area within the City of Westminster and the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea in West London.

Fitzrovia

Fitzroy StreetFitzroy Street, LondonFitzrovia, London
Fitzrovia is a district in central London, near London's West End, lying partly in the City of Westminster (in the west) and partly in the London Borough of Camden (in the east); north of Oxford Street and Soho between Bloomsbury and Marylebone.

Lisson Grove

Gateway AcademyGateway Academy, WestminsterLisson Green
Lisson Grove is a district and a street of the City of Westminster, London, just to the north of the Inner Ring Road.

Middlesex

County of MiddlesexMiddlesex, EnglandMiddlesex County
Historically in Middlesex, it is to the west of the ancient City of London, directly to the east of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, and its southern boundary is the River Thames.

City and Liberty of Westminster

Liberty of WestminsterWestminsterLiberties
The City and Liberties of Westminster were further defined by Letters Patent in 1604, and the court of burgesses and liberty continued in existence until 1900, and the creation of the Metropolitan Borough of Westminster.
The area now forms the southern part of the City of Westminster in Greater London.