Category Fitzroy Square

TV stardom for Bloomsbury Squares

One of the smaller Bloomsbury squares had a starring role in the last episode of the recent BBC drama Bodyguard –Woburn Square. Spoiler alert: a man in a suicide vest was being negotiated with by armed police as he stood in the middle of the square – which isn’t square at all but long and […]

Bloomsbury squares in the top 50

In a recently published book, the historian Melanie Backe Hansen picks the 50 streets that best  illustrate the story of  homes across England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland. From Roman roads to leafy lanes and all types in between, these 50 have been chosen as the most historically important in the country as examples of our domestic history. And […]