Monthly Archives: April 2013

The Bar Council’s guide to representing yourself in court

The Bar Council have produce a booklet A Guide to Representing Yourself in Court to help those who have to go to court without a lawyer, following the recent cuts to the legal aid budget. The 70 page guide is … Continue reading

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Older Fitzrovia Newsletter – May 2013

So, Spring has finally sprung…and the FNA is finally moving! Apologies for no newsletter last month, the place we thought we were going to in February fell through. We were lucky and another place came up straight away – 5a … Continue reading

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40 years of community media

It was a 40 years ago last month that Tower, a community newspaper produced entirely by volunteers, rolled off the presses and was delivered to homes in our neighbourhood which some people at that time referred to as “Towerland” after the Post Office … Continue reading

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A chance to win a holiday in the Big Give Charities Raffle 2013

Fitzrovia Neighbourhood Association is taking part in the very first Big Give Charities Raffle and we hope you will support us — and be in with a chance of winning one of these fantastic prizes! 1st prize – £2,000 cash, or a … Continue reading

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Our network of community websites and social media

We have a number of community websites each producing content to inform and entertain people living in Fitzrovia, raise awareness of the neighbourhood’s heritage as well as foster a sense of community. The domain name hosts our main site and … Continue reading

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Announcement: Grahame Brownless

We were saddened to hear of the death of Graham Brownless who was a local resident and long-serving volunteer with us. He died suddenly on the 25 March. His funeral will be held at 1.15pm Thurday 11 April at Vinters Park … Continue reading

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Looking for somewhere to live in Fitzrovia?

Fitzrovia has seen huge rent rises in recent years and a lot of property speculation and people buying as investments. Many ordinary people have been forced out of the area by rising rents. Same for small businesses. Around 70 percent … Continue reading

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Westminster licensing applications and decisions in March

There are a number of licensing applications in the West End ward and Marylebone High Street ward in the latest licensing news.

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Planning applications validated by Westminster Council in March 2013 in Fitzrovia

There were 16 planning applications validated in March 2013.

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