In this issue: important information on the coronavirus pandemic, editorial meeting on zoom, the latest news.
The coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic
Please follow the latest NHS 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 latest Renters' Rights London newsletter for important information.
Editorial meeting on Zoom
You are invited to a scheduled Zoom meeting.
Topic: Fitzrovia News editorial
Time: 7pm, Tuesday 2 June 2020, London
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 857 8103 1654
The latest on our website...
Architects are not the only ones obsessing about learning spaces and working spaces
How will schools and offices will operate when they re-open? Architects give their view. https://news.fitzrovia.org.uk/2020/05/27/architects-are-not-the-only-ones-obsessing-about-learning-spaces-and-working-spaces/
Anonymous leaflets sent to West End residents about a proposed mosque
We've had several reports about anonymous leaflets put through residents doors in Fitzrovia relating to a planning application for a mosque near Piccadilly Circus. The Westminster Extra has a report on the proposals here (image): https://mcusercontent.com/21e879c465ab770716462820c/images/e85c8c24-60e9-450b-a67d-7f71c22ce100.jpg
West End ward councillor Pancho Lewis has a statement about the anonymous leaflets here: https://www.westminsterlabour.org.uk/ward-news/2020/05/26/soho-labour-councillor-calls-for-campaign-against-proposed-mosque-to-stop-sending-anonymous-leaflets/
Planning and licensing applications
Westminster planning applications in May 2020 https://fitzrovia.org.uk/2020/06/02/planning-applications-in-fitzrovia-west-may-2020/
Camden planning applications in May 2020 https://fitzrovia.org.uk/2020/06/02/planning-applications-in-bloomsbury-and-fitzrovia-may-2020/
Fitzrovia News printed newspaper
Due to most premises being shut the latest printed issue of Fitzrovia News (March) is only available from the following location:
All our printed papers are available to view online and download here: https://archive.fitzrovia.org.uk/
- Fitzrovia Centre, 2 Foley Street, London W1W 6DL.
The next printed paper is due out this month. It will be a bit late... This will be paid for out of our reserves as we are not able to take adverts due to the Covid-19 crisis.
Please also see the Camden New Journal and the West End Extra for the latest news. Both these papers are available every Friday from outside Fitzrovia Centre, 2 Foley Street.