'Scaremongers' in Spitalfields row
Campaigners battling to stop Foster and Partners' attempts to demolish part of Spitalfields Market and construct a major new office building in its place turned up the heat this week by bombarding planners with e-mails, petitions and star names backing their cause. But Spitalfields Development Group chief executive Mike Bear has sparked further controversy by angrily dismissing the moves as 'disinformation' and 'scaremongering' from 'professional protesters' and 'Nimbys' who don't even ...
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