Licensing applications: Tesco, 10-16 Goodge Street, and 124-125 Tottenham Court Road

Tesco shop branding on front of store.

Tesco Stores Limited has made an application to Camden Council to vary the premises licence for two of its Fitzrovia stores. Both applications seek to remove the Good Friday and Christmas Day trading restriction and sell alcohol from 6.00am to 11pm every day of the week.  Continue reading

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Licensing application: The George, 55 Great Portland Street, London, W1W 7LQ

Front of pub.

The Crown Estate Commissioners has applied to Westminster City Council for a new premises licence for: The George, 55 Great Portland Street, London, W1W 7LQ.  Continue reading

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Fitzrovia Neighbourhood Association annual general meeting 2017

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Fitzrovia Neighbourhood Association’s 2017 annual general meeting will be held at the Sainsbury Wellcome Centre on Howland Street.

We will hold our annual general meeting on Monday 20 March 2017.

Anyone living or working in Fitzrovia is welcome to attend from 6.30pm for a 7pm start at Sainsbury Wellcome Centre lecture theatre 25 Howland Street London W1T 4JG.  Continue reading

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Planning applications in Fitzrovia validated by Westminster Council, February 2017

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There were 39 planning applications validated by Westminster City Council in Fitzrovia during February 2017.

To view the applications and make a comment, see the list below:  Continue reading

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Bloomsbury and Fitzrovia planning applications registered by Camden Council, February 2017

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There were 23 planning applications registered by Camden Council in Bloomsbury ward in February 2017. To view the applications and make a comment please download the pdf list: bloomsbury-planning-february-2017.

More information about planning in the London Borough of Camden can be found on the council’s planning portal: camden.gov.uk/planning

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Comment on s106 agreement and social housing: 2017/0414/P Middlesex Hospital Annex, 44 Cleveland Street

In the planning statement submitted by the applicants they argue that the mixed use policy is complied with. However, this is only possible by including some of the social rented housing required by the outstanding s106 agreement.  Continue reading

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Older Fitzrovia newsletter, March 2017

American Dream: Pop to the Present is the upcoming exhibition at the British Museum – we have free Community Preview tickets for Sunday 5 March 12.40pm. Please let me know if you would like to go to this by phoning 020 7580 4576.  Continue reading

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Licensing application: Caravan, Yalding House, 152-156 Great Portland Street, London W1W 6QA

Front of restaurant.

Metal Box Traders Limited has applied to Westminster City Council for a new premises licence for:

Caravan, Yalding House, 152 – 156 Great Portland Street, London W1W 6QA.

The premises is on the end of a block on the ground floor and basement at the corner of Great Portland Street, Clipstone Street and Bolsover Street.

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Bloomsbury and Fitzrovia planning applications registered by Camden Council in January 2017

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There were 45 planning applications registered by Camden Council in Bloomsbury ward in January 2017.

To view the applications and make a comment download the pdf list of applications: bloomsbury-planning-january-2017

More information about planning in the London Borough of Camden can be found on the council’s planning portal: camden.gov.uk/planning

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Licensing application: Restaurant 20-21 Warren Street (formerly Cafe Rive Gauche)

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A licensing application has been made to Camden Council for the following premises: Continue reading

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