OPEN DOOR CLOSED? Kingsway International Christian Centre have been removing furniture from the cinema building at 25 Church Road. The sign above the canopy stating 'The Open Door' has also been removed. Everyman cinema chain have agreed to purchase the building from KICC subject to being granted a premises licence. Further reading: GREAT NEWS … Continue reading OPEN DOOR CLOSED? / QUEENS HOTEL – DEADLINE FOR OBJECTIONS EXTENDED / SINGALONG AT THE FOOD MARKET / EVENTS
St Christopher’s Hospice are urging local people to sign-up to their Bluebell Walk on 29 April 2018. “The hospice has been a place to help me" says Richard Carter. "Since coming to St Christopher’s, I’ve built great friendships with staff, volunteers and patients. "I go to the gym, art therapy, I meet with nurses, and … Continue reading WALK TO SUPPORT FAMILIES IN YOUR COMMUNITY – IT’S ST CHRISTOPHER’S HOSPICE BLUEBELL WALK 2018
Young people can sign up now for free activities and workshops taking place at youth centres across Croydon over the Easter break. From music production workshops to boxing training; lyric writing sessions to street golf; DJ masterclasses to drama; employability advice to art and crafts, there is a huge range of activities on offer for … Continue reading CROYDON: FREE ACTIVITIES FOR YOUNG PEOPLE OVER EASTER
SATURDAY MARCH 24th URBAN FOOD HEROES AT THE MARKET Crystal Palace food market say they are honoured to be chosen as an Urban Food Hero "using food for good" in this month's Jellied Eel (part of Sustain). Not only has the market been listed but also Patchwork Farm and its stall at the market. Thank … Continue reading EVENTS – PEOPLE’S AUDIT LAMBETH / URBAN FOOD HEROES AT THE MARKET/ CRYSTAL PALACE BUSINESS BAGEL / CRYSTAL PALACE PARK COMMUNITY FORUM /
The last month has been a busy one. We've enjoyed the picturesque snow-covered Crystal Palace, signed up some great new classes to run at the library, and really cracked on with plans for the Crystal Palace Library of Things. More exciting news on that below... New Groups and Classes We've recently added T'ai Chi, Shared … Continue reading UPPER NORWOOD LIBRARY HUB: WHAT’S ON THIS MONTH – Library of Things starts lending April 21st
CENTRAL HILL / WESTOW STREET MAINS REPAIRS Bus routes 417, 432 and 450 along with two night buses are continuing to be diverted along Church Road SE19 while Thames Water carry out repairs on Gipsy Hill. A Thames Water spokesman told News From Crystal Palace: "We're currently working to repair a leak in the road … Continue reading MAINS REPAIRS ON CENTRAL HILL / FOOD MARKET IS BACK / VICAR’S OAK LEAFLET LAUNCH …AND LOTS MORE!
Herne Hill Society @HerneHillSoc Feb 11 Our free talk and film on Wed 14 Feb is by Sue Giovanni on the subway underneath Crystal Palace Parade #hernehill 7.45 start http://www.hernehillsociety.org.uk/society_meeting Our public meetings are held on the second Wednesday of most months at Herne Hill United Church Hall, Herne Hill (junction with Red Post Hill), London SE24 9PW. (68 or … Continue reading SUBWAY TALK AT HERNE HILL
"We’re very sorry to announce we are closing with immediate effect. "We did our best to try and rescue the business, but unfortunately it wasn’t enough. "Thank you so much for all your support." With the Twitter post above Salt and Pickle become the latest trader to shut up shop on Westow Hill - just … Continue reading NO MORE SALT AND PICKLE….
January is finally over, and Spring is just around the corner. Check out the fantastic activities on offer to make the most of the end of winter. Get back outside with our Spring gardening projects Get your singing voice in gear with Crystal Palace Transition Town Choir Come on down to our open platform night … Continue reading CRYSTAL PALACE TRANSITION TOWN – LOTS OF EVENTS COMING UP…!!!
THE MAN WHO BROUGHT RECORDED SOUND TO ENGLAND - AND ADVANCE NEWS OF NORWOOD SOCIETY'S NEW PROJECT: 'MYHOUSEMYSTREET' The subject of Norwood Society’s next local history meeting is Colonel George Edward Gouraud, the man who brought recorded sound to England, with our speaker, Howard Hope. Howard is a lifetime specialist in the history of recorded … Continue reading THE MAN WHO BROUGHT RECORDED SOUND TO ENGLAND – PLUS STAR MAKERS AND BLUEBELL WALKS