OVERGROUND FESTIVAL GET BIG LOTTERY MONEY - JUST £4,000 TO FIND... AND OUR INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL SEEKS SPONSORS TOO! OVERGROUND FESTIVAL GET BIG LOTTERY MONEY - JUST £4,000 TO FIND..... Organisers of the Crystal Palace Overground festival are celebrating a grant of almost £10,000 from the Big Lottery Fund’s Awards for All programme. … Continue reading OVERGROUND FESTIVAL GET BIG LOTTERY MONEY – JUST £4,000 TO FIND – AND OUR INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL SEEKS SPONSORS TOO!
OFFICIAL STATISTICS BRANDED "INACCURATE" BY SPORTS CENTRE USERS OFFICIAL STATISTICS showing the number of runners using Crystal Palace national sports centre have been branded 'inaccurate" - after more than1,700 athletes used the track there in February. The use contrasts with official figures of 10,134 individual uses in all of 2013, and 6,907 for the … Continue reading OFFICIAL STATISTICS BRANDED “INACCURATE” BY SPORTS CENTRE USERS
BEST FOOD MARKET TO BE ANNOUNCED TONIGHT (THURSDAY) / NEW LIBRARY OPENING HOURS / FESTIVAL FUNDRAISER BEST FOOD MARKET TO BE ANNOUNCED TONIGHT (THURSDAY) It's almost time for the BBC Food & Farming awards which are announced tonight at a big swanky BBC do in Bristol! Crystal Palace Food Market, facing strong opposition from … Continue reading BEST FOOD MARKET TO BE ANNOUNCED TONIGHT (THURSDAY)
VIDEO CATCHES UPPER NORWOOD FLY-TIPPERS IN THE ACT / RESIDENT'S FALSE LETTERS FROM CANCER CONSULTANT IN RE-HOUSING BID / MUCH-USED SCAM FOILED AFTER CUSTOMER EXPRESSES DOUBTS TO BANK CASHIER VIDEO CATCHES UPPER NORWOOD FLY-TIPPERS IN THE ACT Croydon council are calling for help in tracing two fly-tippers caught on camera dumping tonnes … Continue reading VIDEO CATCHES UPPER NORWOOD FLY-TIPPERS IN THE ACT
WANTED: YOUR MEMORIES OF UPPER NORWOOD plus: TIME TO START PLANNING FOR YOUR BIG LUNCH / MIRIAM TOEWS AT BOOKSELLER CROW WANTED: YOUR MEMORIES OF UPPER NORWOOD My Trails are working on a new and exciting project of developing a website and App that will preserve and share the rich and exciting local heritage of the … Continue reading WANTED: YOUR MEMORIES OF UPPER NORWOOD
'LOST' ASTON BUTTERWORTH AND CLASSIC MOTORCYCLES - IT'S MOTORSPORT AT THE PALACE TIME! A 'LOST' ASTON BUTTERWORTH Formula Two car which raced at Crystal Palace 62 years ago is among the highlights of this year's 'Motorsport at the Palace' The event, which takes place on May 24th and 25th, will also include classic motorcycles, sidecars … Continue reading ‘LOST’ ASTON BUTTERWORTH AND CLASSIC MOTORCYCLES – IT’S MOTORSPORT AT THE PALACE TIME!
NAPOLEON'S DRAUGHTSMAN First UK display of drawings by Pierre-Paul Prud’hon Image: Pierre-Paul Prud’hon, Female Nude, black and white chalk on blue paper, ©cliché Bernardot- Musée Baron Martin-France The exquisite drawings by Pierre-Paul Prud’hon (1758-1823) demonstrate some of the most fluent and delicate figural studies in the history of drawing. They are at once romantic and neoclassical … Continue reading NAPOLEON’S DRAUGHTSMAN First UK display of drawings by Pierre-Paul Prud’hon
CINEMA EVENTS - A FRENCH FILM STARRING TERRY-THOMAS / QUARTERLY MEETING OF THE UK BUSTER KEATON FILM SOCIETY / 'YEFIKIR KAL' AND 'PARIS IS BURNING' Classic Keaton and an Ethiopian love story at the Cinema Museum on Sat 25th April The Blinking Buzzards present Steamboat Bill Jr 16:00 Quarterly meeting of the UK Buster Keaton … Continue reading CINEMA EVENTS – A FRENCH FILM STARRING TERRY-THOMAS / QUARTERLY MEETING OF THE UK BUSTER KEATON FILM SOCIETY / ‘YEFIKIR KAL’ AND ‘PARIS IS BURNING’
LONDON SKETCH COMEDY FESTIVAL / AN AUDIENCE WITH AIMI MACDONALD - BOTH AT THE CINEMA MUSEUM Fri 1st - Sun 3rd May : London Sketch Comedy Festival Celebrating their 3rd birthday the London Sketch Comedy Festival will be taking on the glitz and glamour of early cinema and performing a takeover of The Cinema Museum … Continue reading LONDON SKETCH COMEDY FESTIVAL / AN AUDIENCE WITH AIMI MACDONALD – BOTH AT THE CINEMA MUSEUM
SURREY STREATERY TO HOLD FUN DAY FINALE The Surrey StrEatery, Croydon’s hub for foodies, will celebrate its six months of trading by holding a fun day finale. Budding street food traders were given the chance to make their dreams a reality by basing themselves at the StrEatery, which opened at a vacant shop … Continue reading SURREY STREATERY TO HOLD FUN DAY FINALE