Proposals for Arthur Stanley House are unacceptable say community groups

Computer graphic of building.

Plans for the redevelopment of a former hospital building in Tottenham Street have been criticised as unacceptable and will fail to comply with borough and local strategic plans to deliver housing and public open space. The proposals which were unveiled at a public exhibition in November are for a mostly office development with only two affordable housing …

Ron Gauld, organiser of 1973 Fitzrovia Festival dies

Part of the original Fitzrovia Festival poster from 1973.

Ron Gauld one of the organisers of the very first Fitzrovia Festival has died after a short illness. He was taken ill a few weeks ago and later died in University College Hospital. His partner Janet was with him when he passed away on Tuesday. He was aged 83. Gauld who lived in Ridgmount Gardens was very …

Charlotte Street Association annual general meeting 2013

By News Reporters The Charlotte Street Association, the longest-running campaign group in Fitzrovia, are to hold their annual general meeting on Tuesday 14 May. Now in their forty-third year, they comment on planning and licensing applications and campaign for more affordable housing, open space and environmental improvements in Fitzrovia. They initiated the Fitzrovia Area Action …