In contrast to the CTRAA summer party on 18 May, which had to be moved indoors because of all the rain, the autumn party in Inverness Garden on 11 September was blessed with constant sunshine and warmth.
Two years after the council approved the building of a new large luxury flat development on the site of Lancer Square on Kensington Church Street, the scaffolding has come up and the demolition of the five-building complex has begun. According to the construction traffic management plan for the demolition work, lodged with the RBKC planning […]
Following a late but intensive internet campaign against the large Newcombe House project, the council’s planning committee decided on 17 March 2016 to refuse the application, although the planning department had recommended it should be granted. The reasons stated by the committee for refusal are the height of the tallest building and the loss of […]
Notting Hill Gate will be drastically transformed during the next 5-6 years, with several of the buildings from the 1960s being replaced of updated. It will cause much inconvenience, of course, but hopefully it will result in a much better local centre. First through the planning application process was the Book Warehouse complex in the […]
The final (hopefully) plan for the Newcombe House complex in Notting Hill Gate will be shown to the public on Wednesday and Thursday 25-26 November 2015.