A peaceful demonstration in support of the Save Cork Street campaign will take place this Saturday, October 13 from 11am-12pm outside the offices of developers, Native Land, on Cork Street.
Timed to coincide with Frieze Art
Fair,Mayfair residents, artists and dealers are expected to
turn out and there will be an outdoor life drawing session.
Half the 22 art galleries on the street will
have to move if Native Land and The Pollen Estate's redevelopment
plans are approved.
At the time of writing, the Save Cork Street
e-petition had around 11,000 signatures, including those of Allan
Hollinghust, Quentin Blake, A.S. Byatt, Waldemar Januszczak and
To view the petition, visit www.change.org.
Westminster's Councillor Jonathan Glanz has pledged his full
support and that of his fellow councillors to the campaign.