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Fitzrovia News has grown hugely since first going digital in 2009. We continue to improve our news site, and the ways readers and contributors can connect with us and keep up to date with what's going on in Fitzrovia. We strive to write informative, critical and entertaining news, features, and comment about life in Fitzrovia. All …

Residents invited to a local social network

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Do we need another social network when we already have Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and a load of image sharing applications? According to Streetlife, which sent letters to homes in Fitzrovia over the past week, the answer is yes. What sets Streetlife apart from other social networks is that it is aimed at residents in the same geographic area …

Fitzrovia, the construction industry and social media

Social media may bring people from the construction industry together in a virtual space, but face-to-face contact is still important. The construction industry still likes Fitzrovia's real meeting places, says Paul Wilkinson. The world's first awards for social media in the built environment will be held on 9 February 2011 at the Building Centre, Store Street, London WC1E 7BT