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Covent Garden building project

Title
Covent Garden building project
Genre
Interview
TX Date
19 Oct 1988
Year of production
1988
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Duration
00:03:55
Description
Margaret Shields interviews Jim Monahan of the Covent Garden Community Association after they lost their appeal court case against the granting of planning permission by Westminster Council for a massive building programme in Covent Garden to raise funds for the Royal Opera House.
Contributors
Jim Monahan; Margaret Shiels
Keywords
London; Covent Garden; Royal Opera House; Protest movements; Legal decisions; Westminster Council; Planning permission; Appeals; Building development

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