The George Tavern

By Music Heritage UK | A collection of articles about the Music Heritage UK backed campaign to save the George Tavern.

London

Good call, by George, as Forster wins Appeal Court tavern war to stop flats on pub doorstep

The Forster family have finally won their nine-year battle to save one of London’s oldest taverns dating back to the late Middle Ages from …

Judiciary

The George Tavern wins legal battle against flat developers

A 600-year-old cultural mainstay loved by Amy Winehouse and Grace Jones has seen a decision to build luxury apartments next door shafted<p>After a relentless battle, the 600-year-old George Tavern has won its legal fight to stop luxury flat developers next door. The decision has been hailed as a great …

London

the george tavern defeats developers, for now

The 600 year-old pub and iconic east London venue has won its legal fight against the evil council powers that be which would have seen the much loved Grade II listed George Tavern be prevented from playing live music due to a controversial plan to build a new block of flats. "I am relieved and …

London

East London’s George Tavern wins appeal to block planning application

By Andy Malt | Published on Monday 4 July 2016<p>The Court Of Appeal has overturned a planning decision to allow new flats to be built close to East …

George Tavern wins appeal against new flats

Is the first success story of the new Town and Country Planning act?<p>East London pub and music venue The George Tavern has won its legal fight to have …

The George Tavern has won its appeal to stop a block of flats being built next door

The George Tavern in Stepney is celebrating winning its latest legal battle – a move described as ‘a huge victory for the entire live music community …

The George Tavern landlady wins legal fight against block of flats

The landlady of an East End pub popular with stars including Kate Moss and Sir Ian McKellen has triumphed in her battle to stop developers building a …

Kate Moss

The George Tavern was at the Court of Appeal this Wednesday to appeal the High Court decision to give permission for flats in close proximity to the established pub and venue. We were there in person to show our support for Landlady Pauline Forster’s appeal.