PALACE MANAGER ROY HODGSON NOMINATED FOR FREEDOM OF THE BOROUGH OF CROYDON

Croydon’s own - and Crystal Palace FC manager - Roy Hodgson has been nominated for a Freedom of the Borough award. The Eagles boss, who has kept the club in the Premier League this season, has been recommended for the honour in recognition of his contribution to Croydon and to football, both home and abroad. … Continue reading PALACE MANAGER ROY HODGSON NOMINATED FOR FREEDOM OF THE BOROUGH OF CROYDON

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SELHURST PARK PLANS GET GO-AHEAD / MEASLES ON THE RISE WARNING

Selhurst Park expansion plans given the green light Redevelopment plans for the main stand at Crystal Palace Football Club have unanimously been given the green light. The council’s cross-party planning committee approved the club’s proposals, which will see the ‘Main Stand’ extended to increase the stadium’s capacity from 26,000 to more than 34,000. The expansion … Continue reading SELHURST PARK PLANS GET GO-AHEAD / MEASLES ON THE RISE WARNING

EAGLES ANNOUNCE PLANS FOR A NEW SELHURST PARK – with a homage to the original Crystal Palace building

Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish has unveiled "ambitious" plans to redevelop Selhurst Park, creating "a new Crystal Palace for a new era." The project, which is expected to cost between £75-£100m, will increase the capacity at Selhurst Park from 26,000 to more than 34,000, overhauling a stadium which has been the club’s home since 1924. … Continue reading EAGLES ANNOUNCE PLANS FOR A NEW SELHURST PARK – with a homage to the original Crystal Palace building

EX-PALACE STAR SIGNS UP FOR MARATHON MARCH

EX-PALACE STAR SIGNS UP FOR MARATHON MARCH Former Palace midfielder and England international Andy Gray has added his name to the starting line-up for Palace for Life Foundation’s Marathon March. Palace legend Andy Johnson and comedian and Eagles fan Kevin Day are already lined up for the event. On Saturday 7th October Palace for Life … Continue reading EX-PALACE STAR SIGNS UP FOR MARATHON MARCH

MORONS VANDALISE HISTORIC SUBWAY – Crystal Palace FC ask people to name names to police amid Twitter furore

All images from Friends of Crystal Palace Subway Twitter page Crystal Palace FC are calling on people to name names to police of the idiots who caused this mindless damage to the historic subway which runs underneath Crystal Palace Parade after the subway was used for a photoshoot featuring Palace star Wilfred Zaha for the … Continue reading MORONS VANDALISE HISTORIC SUBWAY – Crystal Palace FC ask people to name names to police amid Twitter furore

TRIANGLE TALK – BOULES COURT / RIESCO COLLECTION / LOLLIPOP LADIES etc

BOULES COURT   Anna Lines, secretary of the Norwood Society, offers her own (personal) view on the new boules court - which has attracted a mixed reception -  in Westow Park close to its Church Road frontage in the latest issue of the Society's magazine, the Norwood Review:   "Those of you who have recently … Continue reading TRIANGLE TALK – BOULES COURT / RIESCO COLLECTION / LOLLIPOP LADIES etc

REPORT HAILS SUCCESS OF CROYDON CANCER POP-UP SHOP

A cancer pop-up shop piloted in Croydon has paved the way for more to open across London. Set up in partnership between Croydon council and the London Health Improvement Board, the shop had more than 1,300 visitors during its five week pilot last autumn in the Centrale shopping centre, North End. Its success has been … Continue reading REPORT HAILS SUCCESS OF CROYDON CANCER POP-UP SHOP