NEWS IN BRIEF: Grape and Grain works to start…Carberry Road homes plans scrapped…new hospice boutique opening Monday… Lambeth want your unwanted electrics at Sunday’s ‘Feast’

GRAPE AND GRAIN WORKS SET TO START Work on the Grape and Grain pub could start in October. A spokesman for JD Wetherspoon told News From Crystal Palace: “We can confirm that Wetherspoon expect works to commence on the site in mid-October (subject to change).” Planning permission has been granted for the refurbishment and extension … Continue reading NEWS IN BRIEF: Grape and Grain works to start…Carberry Road homes plans scrapped…new hospice boutique opening Monday… Lambeth want your unwanted electrics at Sunday’s ‘Feast’

EIGHT NEW BRICK BY BRICK SITES IN UPPER NORWOOD INCLUDING CARBERRY ROAD CAR PARK – Garages near College Green also ‘selected’

Eight new sites in Crystal Palace  to build more 'Brick by Brick' homes have been selected by Croydon council - including the car park used by residents in Carberry Road off Westow Street. Croydon council's cabinet gave the go ahead to selling 60 sites at their meeting last night (Monday). The sites in Crystal Palace … Continue reading EIGHT NEW BRICK BY BRICK SITES IN UPPER NORWOOD INCLUDING CARBERRY ROAD CAR PARK – Garages near College Green also ‘selected’

MARKS AND SPENCERS FOODHALL ON THE TRIANGLE?

  Marks and Spencers are in "advanced discussions" with property developers St Aidan's to open a foodhall on the Triangle say planning consultants Bidwells. The long-rumoured suggestion of Marks and Spencers coming to Westow Street - in the area bounded by Carberry Road and Victory Place - is revealed in a letter from Bidwells to … Continue reading MARKS AND SPENCERS FOODHALL ON THE TRIANGLE?

CHURCH ROAD FIRE / PLANS TO REDEVELOP CHURCH ROAD’S OTHER FORMER CINEMA REFUSED / CARBERRY ROAD WORKS

Three fire engines attended an incident outside the Chimeby Links internet cafe on Church Road on Friday. A London Fire Brigade spokesperson told News From Crystal Palace: "We were called at 1138 on August 17 to reports of a gas pipe leaking and on fire in Church Road in Upper Norwood. "The fire was extinguished … Continue reading CHURCH ROAD FIRE / PLANS TO REDEVELOP CHURCH ROAD’S OTHER FORMER CINEMA REFUSED / CARBERRY ROAD WORKS

YET MORE PLANS FOR VICTORY PLACE

FRESH PLANS for the redevelopment of the Victory Place / Carberry Works area have been submitted to Croydon council.   The plans - the latest in a myriad of applications for the site - propose the demolition of "some of the existing buildings on site" (unspecified)  and redevelopment and re-use to provide a mixed use scheme … Continue reading YET MORE PLANS FOR VICTORY PLACE