The council in Kensington stood firm – over to you Haringey..
The battle against a lap-dancing club planned for the former Fox Tavern in West Kensington is back on after owners challenged a council decision to prevent the sexy venue from opening.
Last week, the owners of the former Fox Tavern applied to do battle in court with Hammersmith and Fulham Council over a ruling made in November, which stopped an erotic dance bar in North End Crescent from gaining a licence.
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This story is very encouraging – one of the myths being peddled is that the Council are duty bound to accept the application – this shows emphatically that they have the power to stop them. We only hope that our council are as strong as theirs, and act to serve the community that elected them.