Darwin Ward is the most southerly Ward within the London Borough of Bromley comprising Downe, Cudham, Leaves Green, Leavesden Estate, Westerham Hill, Beechwood, Pratts Bottom (after boundary changes). Our Conservative councillor is Jonathan Andrews.
It is the largest ward in Greater London by land area (at 12.6 sq miles), and the smallest in terms of electors (at less than 5,000). The ward encompasses approximately 20% of the borough’s land area, and 2% of the land area of Greater London. It is larger than the London Boroughs of Camden, Hackney, Hammersmith and Fulham, Haringey, Kensington and Chelsea, Tower Hamlets, Islington, Lambeth, Southwark, Westminster and the City of London. It is one of just four single member wards in Greater London. It was the home of Charles Darwin.