Knitting yarns at the Neighbourhood Centre

Crochet and knitted yarns.

The Women’s Cultural Project has been “yarn bombing” this season, making lovely crochet and knitted flowers and joining them together to make strings of decorative bunting. The classes, run on Monday afternoons at the Fitzrovia Neighbourhood Centre in Tottenham Street, have been going for over ten years and have covered a variety of craft techniques. …

Middlesex hospital paintings go on display in National Gallery

Painting of young women waiting in line.

Frederick Cayley Robinson's Acts of Mercy paintings which used to hang in the foyer of the since demolished Middlesex Hospital, Mortimer Street, Fitzrovia, will go on public display at the National Gallery. Local people and Fitzrovia News campaigned to save the beautiful paintings which were due to be sold off by University College London NHS …