In this issue: important information on the coronavirus pandemic, the latest on our website, and planning and licensing applications.
The coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic
Please follow the latest NHS advice, and the latest Government advice for the changes due on Saturday 4 July. 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.
The latest on our website...
When Saturday comes, Fitzrovia will limp back to life
On Saturday 4 July some of Fitzrovia’s hospitality traders will take a small, tentative step forward as pubs, cafes and restaurants open for the first time for more than three months, after the government eased Covid-19 restrictions. https://news.fitzrovia.org.uk/2020/07/03/when-saturday-comes-fitzrovia-will-limp-back-to-life/
Fire damages roof at Fitzroy Street hotel
Firefighters say use of a disposable barbecue may have been the cause of a fire which damaged that roof of Georgian building on Fitzroy Street this week. https://news.fitzrovia.org.uk/2020/07/03/fire-damages-roof-at-fitzroy-street-hotel/
Planning and licensing applications
There were 17 planning applications validated by Westminster Council in Fitzrovia during June 2020. https://fitzrovia.org.uk/2020/07/03/planning-applications-in-fitzrovia-west-june-2020/
There were 26 planning applications registered by Camden Council in Bloomsbury ward during June 2020. https://fitzrovia.org.uk/2020/07/03/planning-applications-in-bloomsbury-and-fitzrovia-june-2020/
Licensing application: The Riding House Cafe, 43 Great Titchfield Street, London W1W 7QP https://fitzrovia.org.uk/2020/06/27/licensing-application-the-riding-house-cafe-43-great-titchfield-street-london-w1w-7qp/
Fitzrovia News printed newspaper
Due to most premises having restrictions the latest printed issue of Fitzrovia News is only available from the following location:
All (well... most) our printed newspapers are available to view online and download here: https://archive.fitzrovia.org.uk/
- Fitzrovia Centre, 2 Foley Street, London W1W 6DL.
The next printed newspaper is due out in September. The deadline is 6pm 14 August 2020.
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.