Summer 2016 community newspaper is packed full of news, features and events

The summer 2016 edition of Fitzrovia News (FN141) is packed full of news, features, comments and events. It is available to collect from outside our office at Fitzrovia Neighbourhood Centre, 39 Tottenham Street, London W1T 4RX.  You can download the paper from our archive site, and keep up with the latest news from the Fitzrovia …

Advertise your business or service in Fitzrovia News community newspaper

Our advertising rate card is here. Deadline for advertising is 6pm Friday 6 February, for Tuesday 3 March publication. Advertising in Fitzrovia News community newspaper helps to support our charitable work as well as putting local businesses in touch with residents in Fitzrovia. We take adverts for the print edition of Fitzrovia News. Regular advertisers in Fitzrovia …

Number crunching economic deprivation statistics

We have pulled out the economic deprivation statistics for the seven lower layer super output areas (LSOAs) covering Fitzrovia and put them into a single spreadsheet. We looked at three statistics: working-age benefits claimants; pension credit claimants; and families in work receiving tax credit.  The combined LSOAs actually cover a slightly larger area than Fitzrovia …

Fitzrovia neighbourhood statistics 2014

Fitzrovia like many parts of inner London has wide disparities of wealth. Getting a snapshot of its population and its economic, social and environmental well-being is no easy task as the neighbourhood straddles two local authority boundaries and three local authority wards: Bloomsbury in the London Borough of Camden, and West End and Marylebone High …

Our view of the current neighbourhood area applications

Our trustees would like to make it clear that we are not supporting any neighbourhood area application in or around Fitzrovia. This is not because we object but rather we would rather remain neutral and not get involved with neighbourhood planning in either Camden or Westminster for the time being.  We have written to both …

Camden planning applications in Fitzrovia May-June 2013

This is a summary of the main planning applications submitted from 01-05-2013 to 14-06-2013 in the Camden part of Fitzrovia. (For a complete list see camden.gov.uk/planning) 2013/2750/P Council of Mosques 46 Goodge Street London W1T 4LU: Alterations to Goodge Street and Charlotte Street elevations including replacement of windows and cladding to Mosque (Class D1). 2013/2959/L Minerva House 1 …

Planning applications of concern in Fitzrovia and Charlotte Street conservation area

The following planning applications of concern have appeared on Camden's weekly list 161, weekly list 162, & weekly list 163. 73 - 75 Charlotte Street, 34-38 Tottenham Street and 4 Tottenham Mews, London, W1T: Erection of a part 3/4/5 & 6 storey building plus basement level for a mixed use development comprising of 11 residential …