Tag Archives: N1C

Petition launched to save outdoor pond

The outdoor King’s Cross pond designed by Ooze Architects has become a firm favourite for both swimmers and urban wildlife enthusiasts. In April we reported that it was threatened with closure. Shortly after that it appeared to have been saved. … Continue reading

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King’s Cross N1C Designs for the Coal Drops

Robert Milne of King’s Cross Development Forum writes: At its next meeting, on 8 July, the Forum will hear from Heatherwick Studio and Argent about the (possibly controversial) intentions for the Coal Drops. Heatherwick Studio is also designing the Google headquarters … Continue reading

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Pancras Square Leisure Centre freebie blunder

The new Pancras Square Leisure Centre opens on 19 July and the run up is being advertised locally with flyers being delivered to nearby Camden and Islington homes. The flyer offers a free swim which can be booked online and … Continue reading

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Stop Press: N1C responds to Islington participation plea in street names comp!

Yesterday we posted about the road naming competition being run in King’s Cross Central, aka N1C. We raised the long standing issue of King’s Cross residents and businesses on the Islington side of the area being denied the same level … Continue reading

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Name a road in King’s Cross Central

SPECIAL NOTE: If you’re reading this to suggest Ben Kinsella St, Rd, Close etc, it’s a brilliant idea. This is possibly a once in a lifetime chance to have a new local street named after Ben. However, leaving a comment … Continue reading

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The Cally Festival 2012 – talking about The Bemerton

Paul Shepherd of Bemerton Villages Management Organisation on improving The Bemerton Estate (KX Central’s closest neighbour), training local youth for jobs and needing cash! At The Cally Festival 2012.

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Vulnerable people banned from KX N1C – can it be true?

In a shocking article carried by today’s The Independent newspaper it appears that LB Camden has joined with with the property developers of the massive N1C scheme, home to Granary Square and the new University of the Arts building, to exclude or … Continue reading

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Showtime at Granary Square

Granary Square is proving to be a fantastic success with the introduction of a wide open and fun space for all the family. You may even noticed local celebrity dog Pan playing with local children in the fountains there – … Continue reading

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