A compromise has been reached that is acceptable to Sport England based on a 9-a-side football pitch, not a 7-a-side football pitch, as was in its proposal .. there need not be a Public Inquiry, and also that the regeneration of the park could take place … allowing the Council to bring forward plans to provide a community hub building …
1. We are writing again to those of you who have received earlier communications from us, and to others who may be interested. 2. Sandy Muir, as most will know, […]
Court Of Appeal Refuses Appeal But Makes An Important Acknowledgment Nov. 16, 2017 The Court of Appeal gave judgment on Thursday 16 November 2017 at 2 p.m. Although the Court […]
In a recent meeting with the Friends Jeremy Corbyn MP gave his full support to the campaign and expressed his concern over the use of commercial events in Finsbury Park. […]
Yesterday The Friends of Finsbury Park case was heard by the Court of Appeal… A reserved judgment was given, which means that they will go away to write their judgements and deliver them in the next month or so.
On this occasion, the LFGN received a letter from the Friends of Barnard Park, when the Secretary of State called in the regeneration plans (taking the decision out of Local […]
Wandsworth park: high court judgement for Alexander Muir (representing friends) vs Wandsworth. Alexander Muir told us that he had requested judicial review of the planning consent. The judge has ruled, […]
HARINGEY – FINSBURY PARK Friends get a legal review of Over-Exploitation by Events Protect London’s Parks Please link to our Crowdfunding page – www.crowdjustice.com/case/protectlondonsparks London parks are under threat Across […]
In an extraordinary move, the Secretary of State has ‘called in’ Islington Council’s planning application for regeneration of Barnard Park, taking the decision as to development of the park out of local control.
Review of councils hiring out of the park for much of time in the summer for large events; and who benefits from the monies raised.