Licensing application: Spearmint Rhino, 161 Tottenham Court Road

Licence variation.

An application to vary the premises licence has been submitted to Camden Council by Spearmint Rhino Companies (Europe) Ltd for premises at Spearmint Rhino, 161 Tottenham Court Road, London W1T 7NN. Continue reading

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Licensing application: 90-92 Great Portland Street, London W1W 7NT

Licensing image.

A licensing application has been made to Westminster City Council for premises at:

90-92 Great Portland Street, London, W1W 7NT
Licensable activities applied for:
Sale by Retail of Alcohol
Monday to Saturday: 08:00 to 23:00
Sunday: 10:00 to 22:30
Application Reference: 17/07371/LIPN

For further details and to make a representation see the application listing.

Last date for representations: 31 July 2017.

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Air pollution monitoring in Fitzrovia

View of Fitzrovia from Primrose Hill.

From 1 August we will be monitoring the air pollutant Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) at four sites in the Camden part of Fitzrovia as part of a borough-wide project funded by Camden Council. There are 21 individuals and community organisations involved with the project. Continue reading

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Camden planning applications in Bloomsbury and Fitzrovia, June 2017

Camden bin.

There were 33 planning applications registered by Camden Council in Bloomsbury ward during June 2017.

To view the applications and make a comment in response, please download the summary list (pdf) here: bloomsbury-planning-june-2017.

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Westminster planning applications in Fitzrovia, June 2017

City of Westminster bin.

There were 29 planning applications in Fitzrovia validated by Westminster City Council in June 2017.

To view the details of each application and make a comment, see the links from the summaries below: Continue reading

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Planning application: 54-62, 66 and 68 Oxford Street and 51-58 Rathbone Place, W1

Building on corenre of Oxford Street and Rathbone Place.

The existing buildings. The application is to demolish the main building (Holden House, grade 2 listed) behind a facade while its two neighbours to the left will be completely demolished. The site is in the Hanway Street conservation area.

The following planning application has been submitted to Westminster City Council:  Continue reading

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Our response to Collaboration House, 77-79 Charlotte Street, construction management plan

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Demolition and construction work at 77-79 Charlotte Street is due to start in July 2017. This is our response to the construction management plan. Continue reading

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Live or work in Fitzrovia? Have your say on the transformation of Oxford Street

Westminster Council and Transport for London are asking for people’s views on changes to Oxford Street that could mean all motor traffic and pedal cycles could be banned from the shopping street.

Shoppers, taxis and buses at Oxford Circus.

If the plans go ahead, taxis, buses and delivery vehicles could be re-routed through side streets and parallel roads in Fitzrovia. This will increase traffic congestion and pollution in our neighbourhood and make walking and cycling here more hazardous.

You can stop this from happening by telling Westminster Council and TfL you do not support the plans.  Continue reading

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Our response to ‘Have your say on the transformation of Oxford Street’

Westminster Council and Transport for London are asking for people’s views on changes to Oxford Street that could mean all motor traffic and pedal cycles could be banned from the shopping street. (See https://consultations.tfl.gov.uk/roads/oxford-street/consultation/)

Fitzrovia Neighbourhood Association made the following response:  Continue reading

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Our response to ‘changes to the central London Ultra Low Emission Zone’

The Mayor of London is seeking views on changes to the central London Ultra Low Emission Zone. The proposals are to:

Introduce ULEZ (and the residents’ sunset period) 17 months earlier in central London; and Strengthen the emissions standard to also cover Particulate Matter (PM) emissions from diesel vehicles.

(See the consultation here: https://consultations.tfl.gov.uk/environment/air-quality-consultation-phase-2/)

Fitzrovia Neighbourhood Association made the following response:  Continue reading

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