Petition against Earls Court demolition goes live

Tina Hart
Earls Court

The fight to save the iconic Earls Court music and exhibition venue from demolition under proposed development plans for the surrounding area has stepped up.

Residents of Kensington and Chelsea and Hammersmith and Fulham have launched a campaign to oppose the plans which also include the demolition of the West Kensington and Gibbs Green Estates, homes to 760 Hammersmith and Fulham residents. The related online petition has now gone live.

Earls Court Exhibition centre is an art deco venue which has hosted numerous cultural and musical events in its history from Buffalo Bill's Wild West show in 1909 to being an Olympic venue in 2012.

George Michael, Sir Paul McCartney, Pink Floyd are among the many artists who have played at the venue.


Tags: venues, petition, Earls Court, demolition

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