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Join us for this year’s Rent Ceremony

We’ll be holding our 28th annual Rent Ceremony on Thursday the 20th of June at 4:30pm. Join us outside St Paul’s church as we begin our procession around the piazza to pay our peppercorn r…
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Save Museum Street Takes Legal Action

A local campaign group’s latest attempt to block a redevelopment within the Bloomsbury conservation area, comprised of a tower block 20 metres taller than the one currently in its place, has been th…
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27th Annual Rent Ceremony

Trustees, colleagues, old friends and new, were out in force on the 29th June as we prepared, once again, to pay our ‘peppercorn’ rent of apples and flowers to the landlords of Covent Gard…
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Celebrating Christina Smith, OBE

Christina Smith – former Covent Garden entrepreneur, philanthropist, property developer and landlord – has died at the age of 87. Christina, affectionately known as the ‘Queen of Cov…
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