CRYSTAL PALACE SUBWAY OPENS TO THE PUBLICHundreds of people are expected to register for a chance to visit the Crystal Palace Subway as part of the forthcoming Open House London event (20th/21st September).Last year was the first time the stunning vaulted walkway which runs underneath Crystal Palace Parade had been opened for the London-wide cultural event; … Continue reading CRYSTAL PALACE SUBWAY OPENS TO THE PUBLIC
ANERLEY LIBRARY CLOSES - new book borrowing system at town hall in October ANERLEY LIBRARY has closed its doors for the last time. The library, in the Anerley town hall building, closed on Saturday 9th August.Responding to rumours that the books were being sold off at seven pence each to an unnamed contractor, a Bromley … Continue reading ANERLEY LIBRARY CLOSES – new book borrowing system at town hall in October
DID YOU SNOG YOUR INTENDED IN THE BACK SEATS OF THE RIALTO?....Or did you attend the kids club at the cinema at 25 Church Road, Upper Norwood when it became the Granada?If so, the Picture Palace Campaign - which wants to bring a cinema back to 25 Church Road - would like to hear from you.The Campaign, … Continue reading DID YOU SNOG YOUR INTENDED IN THE BACK SEATS OF THE RIALTO?….
CALLING ALL SHOWER WARBLERS, CAR CROONERS AND HAIRBRUSH DIVAS - Crystal Palace Community Choir wants you!Crystal Palace Community Choir (CPCC) starts its autumn term on Tuesday 9th September. So if you’ve ever thought of joining a choir, now’s a great time – giving you the maximum run-up to Christmas performances. The choir meets every Tuesday, from … Continue reading CALLING ALL SHOWER WARBLERS, CAR CROONERS AND HAIRBRUSH DIVAS – Crystal Palace Community Choir wants you!
BROWN AND GREEN CAFE'S NEW VENTURE - WITH MAYOW-NNAISE! THE BROWN AND GREEN CAFE chain's latest venture officially opens in Mayow Park, Sydenham on Sunday 31st August.The chain, run by sisters Laura and Jess Tilli, opened with a cafe at Gipsy Hill station. The Mayow Park cafe will be their fourth venture - … Continue reading BROWN AND GREEN CAFE’S NEW VENTURE – WITH MAYOW-NNAISE!
GOING GREEN IN LEWISHAMPEOPLE IN Lewisham borough are being invited to get involved with a scheme to deliver organic vegetables into the community every week at an affordable price.Growing Communities, a social enterprise based in Hackney, helps set up vegetable box schemes that support local farmers, creates local jobs and provides local people with … Continue reading GOING GREEN IN LEWISHAM
COUNCIL BUYS OLD CAR PARK SITE TO BUILD NEW HOMESAs part of what it calls the regeneration of one of the borough’s main district centres, Croydon council have completed the purchase of a former car park in South Norwood to build new homes.A planning application is due to be submitted for the site at 24 … Continue reading COUNCIL BUYS OLD CAR PARK SITE TO BUILD NEW HOMES
'NETWORK OF CAMERAS' FOR TRIANGLE SHOPS - Trader's call follows spate of burglaries ... BURGLARY WITNESS TELLS POLICE TO "**** OFF" - BUT POLICE STILL FOLLOWING UP SEVERAL OTHER LEADS ... HUNDREDS OF POUNDS WORTH OF DAMAGE CAUSED IN SHOP BURGLARY - AND NOTHING STOLENA CRYSTAL PALACE TRIANGLE jeweller wants to see a 'network of cameras' in … Continue reading ‘NETWORK OF CAMERAS’ FOR TRIANGLE SHOPS Trader’s call follows spate of burglaries
POLICE PROBE SCHOOL 'CHILD COLLECTION' BID Police have released an image of a man they would like to identify in connection with an incident at a junior school in Thornton Heath.The incident happened at approximately 12:20 hrs on Monday 21 July at Beulah Junior School, in Beulah Road.A man attended the school … Continue reading POLICE PROBE SCHOOL ‘CHILD COLLECTION’ BID
LOCAL BINGE DRINKERS TO GET 'TAGGED' IN PILOT SCHEME - Re-offenders could face prisonThe first scheme in the UK that will enforce alcohol abstinence among offenders who binge drink with the compulsory use of ankle tags has been launched by the Mayor of London Boris Johnson.The mandatory round the clock tag monitors alcohol perspiration in … Continue reading LOCAL BINGE DRINKERS TO GET ‘TAGGED’ IN PILOT SCHEME