Category Archives: Coal Drops Yard

Two sides of the Triangle, and objections to the plans for the Coal Drops

At the meeting on 9 December the architect David Morley described the housing planned for ‘the triangle site’, which is split between Islington and Camden where York Way used to lie. The plans have progressed since the meeting mentioned in the annual review report; … Continue reading

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Will the Coal Drops provide “an experience unlike any other in London”?

At the meeting on 8 July Heatherwick Studio outlined the aim for the Coal Drops, which formerly served for shifting coal from trains to carts (as illustrated in the two sections alongside). The hope is to transform the site into a shopping centre unlike any other … Continue reading

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Designs for the Coal Drops

At its next meeting, on 8 July, the Forum will hear from Heatherwick Studio and Argent about the intentions for the Coal Drops. Heatherwick Studio is also designing the Google headquarters in Mountain View (which is extraordinary in a much larger … Continue reading

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