First of two consultations on Oxford Street transformation opens

Residents can now make comments on the first of two consultations for the proposed changes to Oxford Street. The first consultation concerns only the Oxford Street west section -- between Orchard Street and Oxford Circus -- but changes there will have an impact on streets in Fitzrovia to the east. Two further sets of consultations …

Planning appeal: site outside 246 Tottenham Court Road, London W1T 7QU

An appeal has been made against Camden Council’s decision to refuse advertising consent for the installation of double-sided structure integral to a new bus shelter to display two internally illuminated digital screens facing the highway and two internally illuminated poster panels facing the footway on a site outside 246 Tottenham Court Road London W1T 7QU. …

Planning appeal decision: 29 Riding House Street, London W1W 7DX

A planning inspector has allowed an appeal against a refusal by Westminster City Council to grant planning permission for a mansard roof extension at 29 Riding House Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W 7DX.  The application Ref 16/06100/FULL, dated 29 June 2016, was refused by notice dated 22 August 2016. The main issue was whether the proposed …

Licensing application: Mortimer House, 37-41 Mortimer Street, London W1T 3JH

A licensing application has been submitted to Westminster City Council by 37-41 Mortimer Opco Ltd for premises at: Mortimer House, 37-41 Mortimer Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T 3JH. The premises is described as: A gym (basement) restaurant with ancillary bar (ground) with serviced offices above (floors 1-4) a business lounge (floor 5) and events space (floor …

Licensing application: The Bloomsbury Hotel, 16-22 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3NN

An application has been made to Camden Council to vary the premises licence for The Bloomsbury Hotel, 16-22 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3NN. The applicant wants approval of alterations to the layout of the basement and ground floor, and to vary the hours for the sale of alcohol, recorded music and late night refreshment to …

Westminster planning applications in Fitzrovia, March 2017

There were 38 planning applications registered by Westminster city council during March 2017 in the Westminster part of Fitzrovia. To view the applications and make a comment, see the summary list below. (This list was corrected on Friday 7 April to include 5 additional applications.)  Amendments to planning permission dated 27 September 2016 (RN: 16/05603) for: …