We have some new information about the matter of video crew parking. Here's a letter from Fiona Dean, Assistant Director for Culture & Customer Services to Cllr Fullbrook. 'Each parking bay costs £1,507 per unit per day on this site. There are small administration charges for the film liaison work, which are dependent on the scale …
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When you look at maps of London over time Lincoln's Inn Fields is one of the few constant green spots. Here's a map from 1682 I stumbled across in the 1911 Survey of London. In the early C17th there had been much wrangling to protect the Fields from commercial property development. This was interrupted by …
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The Hunterian Museum is one of the most remarkable public collections in London - there's a great video with a quick tour, including having a go at keyhole surgery. Here are their exhibitions and public lectures for the first quarter of 2012. don't miss Abnormal on perceptions of disability which is on until 14 January. …
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On many weekends the parking bays to the East and South of the fields become packed to the gills with caravans and trailers. The Fields look like a badly managed caravan park in Devon and ring to the sound of the generator truck(s). Each crew is different but it's not uncommon to see waste …
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Minutes of the FLIF meeting held on Thursday 10th November 2011 Present: Robert McCracken (Chair) Noreen Kent Peter Dodge Walter Hand Apologies: Sue Palmer David Hills Keith Clarkson Amanda Rigby Outstanding Items from previous meeting Interior Railings. Following the correspondence Robert had with Camden he subsequently had a meeting with Cllr Fulbrook and received the …
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