The challenge of creating and maintaining wildlife-friendly inner city parks

Wildlife friendly parks and open spaces are important for biodiversity and provide places for people to sit and relax. They are also vital to combat global warming and prevent water run-off after heavy rain. But creating and maintaining these spaces is difficult in an inner city environment where parks and open spaces are often intensively …

Licensing application: Mimis Bars Limited, 19 Newman Street, London, W1T 1PF

Mimi's Bars Ltd has applied to the City of Westminster for a variation of their premises licence for: Mimis Bars Limited, 19 Newman Street, London, W1T 1PF.  The variation details, as outlined on the application form, are: Variation to increase hours of operation and time during which licensable activities may be carried out. The proposal …

Join us for native wildflower and shrub planting on Saturday 7 April

We'll be supporting the Friends of Fitzrovia Parks with the planting of native wildflowers and shrubs at Whtifield Gardens on Saturday morning. The planting is part of a London-wide and nationwide scheme sponsored by Kew Gardens to improve green spaces and increase biodiversity. Meet at 10.00am Saturday 7 April at Fitzrovia Neighbourhood Centre, 39 Tottenham …

Westminster planning applications in Fitzrovia, March 2018

There were 23 planning applications validated by Westminster Council in Fitzrovia during March 2018. To view the individual applications see the summaries below.  Amendment to planning permission dated 10 November 2015 (RN: 14/11837) for: Demolition of existing building and redevelopment to provide a building of three blocks separated by landscaped areas (Block A - comprising …