Decision details

Westminster Hospital Green Plaque

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Business and Planning

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Commemorative Green Plaque for Westminster Hospital at Westminster Green, 8 Dean Ryle Street, Horseferry Road, SW1P 4DA


Notice is hereby given that the Cabinet Member for Business and Planning has made the following executive decision on the above mentioned subject for the reason set out below.


Summary of Decision


That the nomination for a Green Plaque to commemorate the former Middlesex Hospital Medical School be approved. 


Reasons for decision


A Green Plaque will mark the valuable research that took place in the city’s former hospital and the contribution it made to world medicine. The identification of the hormone Aldosterone stimulated a new period of research into the regulation of salt and water balance, blood pressure and cardiovascular disease. Doctors and scientists across the world continue to study the hormone and more than 40,000 papers have been published.



Stuart Love, Chief Executive,

Westminster City Hall,

64 Victoria Street



Publication Date:

17 February 2020

Implementation Date:

17 February 2020



CMf B&P/2/2019-20


Publication date: 17/02/2020

Date of decision: 17/02/2020

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