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Camley Street Natural Park

IMG_1492Having passed through the King’s Cross development quite frequently over the past few years to meet clients, I know that the changes there have been immense – what was formerly an extremely run down area of the city is being transformed, with renovations of many of the old Victorian structures, new buildings going up at speed, and the creation of a significant number of new public spaces.

The biggest of these is Granary Square, bounded by the canal to the south and by Lewis Cubitt’s Goods Yard complex to the North (now the University of the Arts in London), and with 1080 ‘dancing’ fountains in its centre. It’s a wonderful place to sit and enjoy the sun with a coffee. Continue reading