Knitting yarns at our Neighbourhood Centre

Crochet and knitted flowers.

The Women’s Cultural Project has been “yarn bombing” this season, making lovely crochet and knitted flowers and joining them together to make strings of decorative bunting.  Continue reading

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Planning appeal: 29 Riding House Street London W1W 7DX

City of Westminster bin.

An appeal has been made against Westminster City Council’s decision to refuse a planning application for a 3rd floor mansard roof extension 16/06100/FULL at 29 Riding House Street, London W1W 7DX.

The appeal will be determined by written representations and there is no opportunity to submit comments. Documents relating to this appeal will be published on the Planning Inspectorate planning website here: APP/X5990/D/16/3161256.

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Westminster planning applications in Fitzrovia, December 2016

City of Westminster bin.

There were 22 planning applications validated by Westminster City Council in Fitzrovia during December 2016.

To view the detail of each application, see the list below:  Continue reading

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Older Fitzrovia newsletter, January and February 2017

Hi everyone,

Happy New Year! I hope everyone had a good holiday season! Continue reading

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Camden planning applications in Bloomsbury and Fitzrovia, December 2016

Camden bin.

There were 44 planning applications registered by Camden Council in Bloomsbury ward in December 2016.

To view the applications download the list here: bloomsbury-planning-december-2016 (pdf).

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Join us for a community newspaper meeting at 7pm Tuesday 3 January 2017

Fitzrovia News logo.

Join us for our friendly, monthly editorial and social evening at 7pm tonight (Tuesday 3 January 2017) at Fitzrovia Neighbourhood Centre, 39 Tottenham Street, London W1T 4RX.

Come along and meet your neighbours and help us plan the next printed edition of Fitzrovia News which is due out on the first Tuesday of December.

The deadline for this edition is 6pm Friday 17 February 2017.

Keep up to date with the latest news in Fitzrovia by subscribing to our email newsletter.

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Licensing application: Restaurant, 92 Newman Street, London W1T 3EZ

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A licensing application has been submitted to Westminster City Council for a variation of the licence for the following premises: Piquet Restaurant, 92 Newman Street, London, W1T 3EZ.

Applicant Firedog Restaurants Limited wish to make the following variation on the existing licence:

  • The premises is currently a restaurant over two floors, we are looking
    to be allowed to serve alcohol without the need for a substantial meal
    on the ground floor only which seats 28 people.
  • Also to increase the seating from the current stated 60 in the
    basement to 70 people.
  • We would also like the delivery times to be amended to allow
    deliveries from 4am.

The application can be viewed on the licensing website here: 16/13999/LIPV

Comments can be made until 17 January 2017.

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Licensing application: 20-21 Newman Street, London W1T 1PF

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A licensing application has been submitted to Westminster City Council for the following premises: 20-21 Newman Street London W1T 1PF.

Applicant: Pistache Hospitality Group Limited.

Licensable activities applied for:

  • Exhibition of a Film: 10:00am to 01:00am
  • Performance of Live Music: 10:00am to 01:00am
  • Playing of Recorded Music: 10:00am to 01:00am
  • Late Night Refreshment: 11:00pm to 01:00am
  • Sale by Retail of Alcohol: 10:00am to 01:00am

The last date for representations is 4 January 2017.

View this application and make a comment 16/13570/LIPN.

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Westminster planning applications in Fitzrovia, November 2016

City of Westminster bin.

There were 23 planning applications validated by Westminster City Council in November 2016.

See below for the full list and for more details of each application.  Continue reading

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Christmas and New Year closure 2016-2017

Our office will be closed for Christmas and New Year from Thursday 22 December 2016 and will open again on Tuesday 3 January 2017.

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