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Related Publications

Here are links to a number of publications and articles which provide a broad background to the history of the redevelopment of Seven Dials and Covent Garden as a whole. We've included some documents which we believe are not to be found anywhere else on the web. 

 

COVENT GARDEN PLANNING

Courtesy of The Covent Garden Area Trust Library.
 

Covent Garden's Moving � The draft plan drawn up by the consortium of local authorities following the decision to move the wholesale market out if Covent Garden.

Covent Garden's Moving 

Greater London Council, London Borough of Camden, City of Westminster

1968

The draft plan drawn up by the consortium of local authorities following the decision to move the wholesale market out if Covent Garden.

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Covent Garden the Next Step � Revised Plan for the Proposed Comprehensive Development Area.

Covent Garden, the Next Step 

Greater London Council

1971

Revised Plan for the Proposed Comprehensive Development Area.

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Less Planning, More Happening � The formal response to the draft Local Plan by the Covent Garden Forum of Representatives.

Less Planning, More Happening 

Bieda & Petersson

1976

The formal response to the draft Local Plan by the Covent Garden Forum of Representatives.

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Covent Garden Action Area Plan 1978 �

The Covent Garden Action Area Plan

Greater London Council, London Borough of Camden, City of Westminster

1978

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The Covent Garden Action Area Plan Statement 1978 �

The Covent Garden Action Area Plan Statement 

Greater London Council

1978

The adopted Plan.

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The Rebirth of Covent Garden � Narrative history of the journey towards the adopted Covent Garden Area Plan.

The Rebirth of Covent Garden 

Judy Hillman, for the Greater London Council

1986

Narrative history of the journey towards the adopted Covent Garden Area Plan.

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SEVEN DIALS
 

The Seven Dials The Book � Illustrates some of the Trust's early works in preparing for and constructing the Sundial Pillar.

The Seven Dials

The Seven Dials Trust

1989

Illustrates some of the Trust's early works in preparing for and constructing the Sundial Pillar.

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A feature article published in Newsforum, the quarterly newsletter of The London Forum of Amenity & Civic Societies.

Seven Dials - Re-inventing a Lost Neighbourhood 

David Bieda

2009

A feature article published in Newsforum, the quarterly newsletter of The London Forum of Amenity & Civic Societies.

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