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In this issue: important information on the coronavirus pandemic, editorial meeting, the latest news, and planning and licensing applications.

The coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic

Please follow the latest NHS advice, and the latest Government advice. If you live or work in the London Borough of Camden please visit Camden Council's coronavirus web page. If you live or work in the City of Westminster please see Westminster Council's coronavirus web page. If you are a private renter, please read the Renters' Rights London website for important information. 


Editorial and social meeting

We hope to produce a 16 page tabloid in glorious colour in December. Submitted features will be held over until then. Deadline for articles: Sunday 1 November 2020.

Please join our scheduled Zoom meeting on: Oct 6, 2020 07:00 PM London

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 879 0930 8044
Passcode: M08Z7q

Historic toy museum re-opens with guided tours and reduced hours of business

Pollock’s Toy Museum will be re-emerging from its lockdown closure this autumn with reduced opening times but with the addition of weekly guided tours to whet the appetite of fans of historical playthings.

Camden Council seeks guidance on high streets, biodiversity, and planning

Camden Council is seeking guidance from the public on the future of shopping streets, the state of nature in the borough, and on updating its planning guidance.

Westminster council is seeking views on busking and street entertainment

Westminster City Council is updating its busking and street entertainment policy, and is seeking the public’s views before finalising the document.

Derwent London proposes major redevelopment on two sites

Property developer Derwent London has this morning announced plans for a major redevelopment on two sites in Fitzrovia: corner of Howland Street and Tottenham Court Road; and Tottenham Mews. Fitzrovia News will be looking at the plans more closely and publishing an article shortly. In the meantime here is Derwent London's presentation of the plans which they will be submitting to Camden Council later this autumn.

Planning and licensing applications

Camden planning applications in Bloomsbury and Fitzrovia, September 2020 

Westminster planning applications in Fitzrovia West, September 2020

Premises licence application: 22 Berners Street, London W1T 3LP

Premises licence variation: Bellaria Restaurant, 71 Great Titchfield Street, London W1W 6RB

Premises licence variation: The London Edition, 10 Berners Street, London W1T 3NP

Premises licence application: Le Pain Quotidien, 64 Tottenham Court Road, London W1T 2ET


Printed newspaper

Due to most premises having restrictions the latest printed issue of Fitzrovia News is only available from the following location:
  • Fitzrovia Centre, 2 Foley Street, London W1W 6DL.
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Please also see the Camden New Journal and the West End Extra for the latest news across Camden and Westminster. Both these papers are available every Friday from outside Fitzrovia Centre, 2 Foley Street.
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