POLICE STATION CLOSURES The consultation document shows that in May 2017 the average number of daily crime reports at buildings being disposed of across the boroughs of Bromley, Croydon, Lambeth, Lewisham and Southwark was: BROMLEY: West Wickham - nil; Copperfield House (police academy in Penge) 0.1 CROYDON: Windmill Rd custody 0.3 LAMBETH: Kennington 0.8 Streatham … Continue reading POLICE STATION CLOSURES
TORIES AND LABOUR IN LAMBETH BOTH OPPOSE POLICE STATION CLOSURES - BUT WHO'S TO BLAME? In Lambeth both the main political parties are opposing the police station closures - but for widely differing reasons. Conservative opposition leader Cllr Tim Briggs has started a petition - to be presented to the Mayor of London - opposing … Continue reading TORIES AND LABOUR IN LAMBETH BOTH OPPOSE POLICE STATION CLOSURES – BUT WHO'S TO BLAME?
RECYCLE WEEK - WHAT GOES AROUND COMES AROUND This week is National Recycle week. The focus is on plastic and how we can all recycle more of it. Read on to find out how you can make a difference. Nearly every piece of plastic ever made still exists today in one form or another. Often … Continue reading RECYCLE WEEK – WHAT GOES AROUND COMES AROUND
Sabrina Mullings [r] with her daughter Hayleigh A 24-year-old man who stabbed his new fiancée to death just hours after they celebrated their engagement with a party at their flat has been convicted of her murder. He was found guilty at the Old Bailey on Monday (25 September) of murdering 38-year-old Sabrina Mullings at their … Continue reading SABRINA: BOYFRIEND FOUND GUILTY OF HER MURDER "She was a warm and loving person and very much wore her heart on her sleeve"
MAYOR OF LONDON'S VIEW ON LEGAL CHALLENGES TO COUNCIL PLANNING DECISIONS - AS BRICK BY BRICK SCHEME AGAIN CRITICISED BY NORWOOD SOCIETY Any council planning decision which is not made in an independent, reasoned and transparent manner would be open to legal challenge, says Mayor of London Sadiq Khan. His comment came in a reply … Continue reading MAYOR OF LONDON'S VIEW ON LEGAL CHALLENGES TO COUNCIL PLANNING DECISIONS – AS BRICK BY BRICK SCHEME AGAIN CRITICISED BY NORWOOD SOCIETY
COUNCIL CHANGES MIND AFTER TENANTS OBJECTIONS - SHOCKHORRORPROBE / SOUTH NORWOOD PROPERTY USED AS ILLEGAL RUBBISH DUMP - £10,000 BILL / STAR IN A FOOD FILM (or let your kitchen be the location) A council changed its mind on plans to introduce charges for phoning its housing repairs line after objections from tenants. Southwark council have confirmed … Continue reading COUNCIL CHANGES MIND AFTER TENANTS OBJECTIONS – SHOCKHORRORPROBE
This is the great granddaughter of the builder of the subway. Her first visit here. (Source: Friends of Crystal Palace Subway Twitter) CRYSTAL PALACE FOOD MARKET Guest stalls this week Meru Galettes: Galettes & crepes Lunch – Meru Galettes Gabriel tells me the special galette will be “Biodynamic egg, leek, biodynamic spinach, cheese, toasted … Continue reading 1,700 PEOPLE VISIT SUBWAY DURING OPEN HOUSE / CRYSTAL PALACE FOOD MARKET
FILM FESTIVAL: FROM HOLLYWOOD TO CRYSTAL PALACE Boxer turned actor Gary Stretch flies in from L.A. for this year's Crystal Palace International Film Festival. This is the European premiere of his documentary ‘Through My Father’s Eyes – The Ronda Rousey Story’ about the UFC champion. It will also be its one and only screening before … Continue reading FILM FESTIVAL: FROM HOLLYWOOD TO CRYSTAL PALACE
'AMERICAN ASSASSIN' HAS CROYDON LOCATIONS American Assassin, starring Michael Keaton and Dylan O’Brien, is now on general release at cinemas, and Croydon locations feature in this big-budget production. Glimpses of the scenes filmed in Croydon can be seen in this trailer. The whole of St George’s Walk, including every single shop, was bought up … Continue reading 'AMERICAN ASSASSIN' HAS CROYDON LOCATIONS
THEIR FINEST AT THE CINEMA MUSEUM Stanley's Film Club presents; Their Finest, Weds Sept 27th @ 8pm Ever wondered what the film industry was like during Britain's finest hour? Then join us for this uplifting and inspirational look into the world of war time propaganda filmmaking. Gemma Arterton (pictured) stars as Catrin, a talented young … Continue reading THEIR FINEST AT THE CINEMA MUSEUM