Day: 6 June 2019

Trattoria Gloria | Photo: Jérôme Galland

Restaurant Review: Gloria

East London’s restaurant of the moment, Gloria is a contender for the city’s most unapologetically over the top new opening. The first overseas venture from the Big Mamma group, with seven restaurants in France, Gloria occupies the former Red’s True Barbecue site on Great Eastern Street. Having already received rapturous ...

New permitted development rules are good for planning and homeowners

New permitted development rules are good for planning and homeowners

Under new permitted development rules, homeowners in terraced and semi-detached homes can put single story extensions of up to six metres at the rear of their properties without obtaining planning permission. Those in detached homes can extend by up to 8 metres. Kit Malthouse, housing minister, said: “These measures will ...