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On October 18th 2016 Haringey's Cabinet approved a recommendation to appoint FEC as the preferred bidder to redevelop Hornsey Town Hall. FEC were said to have three main advantages over the runner up (minutes point 6.25). One of these was:
Planning – the unsuccessful bidder was proposing an increased scale of residential new build on the site which carried greater planning risk.
and now , lo and behold, FEC are proposing an increased scale of residential new build on the site which clearly carries greater planning risk.
Claire Kober sets out in this clip the reasons her planning committee in 2010 were right to contain the scale of the permitted development.