Major new lighting scheme installed after seven years’ intensive work –
Following seven years of intensive and sometimes frustrating work, 2014 saw the installation of the Trust’s major new lighting scheme – the replacement of post-mounted street lights by bespoke facade-mounted lanterns throughout Seven Dials.
Closure of Earlham Street West at Cambridge Circus was deemed a success –
Camden Council carried out a six-month trial closure of Earlham Street West at Cambridge Circus, and the reversal of traffic flow in Tower Street, to test the effect on traffic movement around the Dials.
The Golden Hind (more specifically a wounded female deer) is the symbol of the ancient Parish of St Giles-in-the-Fields. The Seven Dials Trust has used it, in a circle representing the Dials, as a motif on all street furniture.