Fitzrovia business owner says high rents and rates, and Crossrail delay, is putting her business at risk

Man and woman talking in shop.

A Fitzrovia shop owner appeared on BBC's Inside Out London programme this week to explain how the delay in the opening of Crossrail is affecting her business. Rowena Howie told BBC reporter Tom Edwards that she opened her shop Revival Retro in Fitzrovia in the hope that her business would benefit from the opening of …

Anti-monarchy group calls for end to “BBC bias” in reporting of the royal family

By News Reporters A group calling for an elected head of state and an end to any constitutional role for the royal family held a demonstration outside the BBC's Broadcasting House in central London this morning. Anti-monarchy group Republic called the protest in response to what they say is the BBC's continued bias in reporting …