City of Westminster


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Noun1.City of Westminster - a borough of Greater London on the Thames; contains Buckingham Palace and the Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey
British capital, capital of the United Kingdom, Greater London, London - the capital and largest city of England; located on the Thames in southeastern England; financial and industrial and cultural center
Buckingham Palace - the London residence of the British sovereign
Downing Street - a street of Westminster in London; "the Prime Minister lives at No. 10 Downing Street"
Houses of Parliament - the building in which the House of Commons and the House of Lords meet
Westminster Abbey - a famous Gothic church of St. Peter in Westminster, London on the site of a former Benedictine monastery; "Westminster Abbey is the scene of the coronations of almost all English monarchs"; "Distinguished English subjects are buried in Westminster Abbey"
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Within the precincts of the ancient city of Westminster, and within half a quarter of a mile of its ancient sanctuary, is a narrow and dirty region, the sanctuary of the smaller members of Parliament in modern days.
Councillor Daniel Astaire, Westminster City Council cabinet member for business, said: "For future reference, Mrs Clinton can now download a parking app for her iPhone which will tell her in real time where a parking space is in the City of Westminster."
[ClickPress, Thu Apr 05 2012] findmypast.co.uk, a leading UK family history website, has published online for the very first time parish records held by the City of Westminster Archives Centre.
The 19-year-old was granted bail by City of Westminster magistrates but prosecutors objected and he remains in custody until an appeal at Southwark Crown Court in central London tomorrow.
In total, 24 people were charged by City of Westminster magistrates, most with violent disorder, as supporters waved "defend their right to protest" banners outside.
He is now expected to appear before a district judge at City of Westminster Magistrates' Court later today.
Chisora, 26, from Finchley, north London, was given a 12-week prison sentence, suspended for two years, at City of Westminster Magistrates Court after the attack in May.
A Crown Prosecution Service spokesman said the four, who were all members of the Metropolitan Police's territorial support group at the time, accused of assault causing actual bodily harm, were due to appear at City of Westminster Magistrates' Court in London today.
He appeared at the City of Westminster Magistrates' Court earlier this year where he pleaded not guilty to harassment.
Leon Dunkley, 21, of Hackney, has been charged with the murder and will appear before City of Westminster Magistrates' Court today, Scotland Yard said.