Monthly Archives: June 2015

All the fun of the Festival

This past month we turned the Fitzrovia Neighbourhood Centre over to a celebration of the life and history of the area with another well-attended Fitzrovia Festival. We held exhibitions of community art, organised guided walks and discussed radical politics and the … Continue reading

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Pay us a visit this weekend for an exhibition of posters and books about the neighbourhood

We are open this weekend (Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 June) from 10 am to 4pm for an exhibition of rare posters, and we have collection of books about the neighbourhood to browse. These events are part of Fitzrovia Festival … Continue reading

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Westminster planning and licensing applications in Fitzrovia, 1-14 June 2015

There were 9 planning applications validated in the Westminster part of Fitzrovia between 1 and 14 June 2015.   To view the list of planning and licensing applications see below. 

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Camden planning and licensing applications in Bloomsbury and Fitzrovia, 1-14 June 2015

There were 19 planning applications registered by Camden Council from 1 to 14 June 2015 in Bloomsbury ward. 

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Grant success for Positive Health project

We have been successful in receiving grant funding from Derwent London plc for the second year in a row. We received £16,570 for our Fitzrovia Positive Health project as part of Derwent London‘s community funding programme in Fitzrovia for the second year in … Continue reading

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Westminster planning and licensing applications in Fitzrovia, 18-31 May 2015

There were 8 planning applications validated in the Westminster part of Fitzrovia between 18 and 31 May 2015.   To view the list of planning and licensing applications see below. 

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Camden planning and licensing applications in Bloomsbury and Fitzrovia, 18-31 May 2015

There were 16 planning applications registered by Camden Council from 18 to 31 May 2015 in Bloomsbury ward. 

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For sale – Ming-inspired Cloth-mache Plate

Cloth-mache plate inspired by porcelin designs at the Ming exhibition at the British Museum, 2014 and displayed in the Great Court that year. Embroidery and block-print cloth, semi-moulded. Handmade by women at the Cultural Art Project at Fitzrovia Neighbourhood Association.

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For sale – Handmade embroidered Bengali fan: Nakshi pakha

Embroidered Nakshi pakha, or fine traditional Bengali fan with gold gauze frill was displayed at Shoreditch’s Rich Mix Centre in 2012, as part of the 40th anniversary celebrations of Bangladesh Independence in London. It was handmade by women at the … Continue reading

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For sale – Inspired by Colombian Gold: lovely appliqué panel

This lovely appliqué and embroidery panel, showing tortoise and a fish on a dark blue background was created to exhibit with the Colombian Gold exhibition at the British Museum and displayed in the Great Court while it was on. Inspired … Continue reading

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