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Forum objections to the student tower block

The Forum meeting on 30 September decided to strengthen the comments by the Planning Response Team. The planning application (2010/4468/P) goes beyond the outline planning permission for the northernmost site on Kings Cross Central. The Forum will ask Camden Council … Continue reading

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Inquiry decision into London Undergound structures favours Forum view

Planning inspector David Nicholson RIBA IHBC decided in favour of London Borough of Camden and against London Underground Limited (LUL) in his decision over the four constructions erected by LUL in front of Kings Cross Station. Although technically approving the … Continue reading

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Many questions on the plans for a student tower block

The Forum received a presentation on 14 June from Steve Sanham of Argent (King’s Cross Central) about a planning application that will come forward shortly. This is not merely a ‘reserved matters’ application under the outline permission already granted but … Continue reading

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Current intentions for Zone B

The Forum received a presentation on the five applications now before Camden, as noted in the minutes of the meeting of 29 March. The overall impression was that the plans for the buildings were good but the plans for the … Continue reading

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What will the heart of King’s Cross Central be like?

Four major planning applications for the buildings at the heart of the King’s Cross Central site that have been submitted by Argent (Kings Cross) were open for public comment up to 1 April. Late comments may still be effective for … Continue reading

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