Updated July 4th 2019 ...AND WE'VE GOT A FILM FESTIVAL!!! See here: www.cpiff.co.uk FIRSTLY, A LITTLE BIT OF HISTORY: Once upon a time much of this area was covered by the Great North Wood. Gipsies camped here. Paxton rebuilt the Crystal Palace here. Camille Pissarro painted here. The artist Eleanor Fortescue Brickdale was born here, attending … Continue reading ….AND WE’VE GOT A FILM FESTIVAL!!! – A GUIDE TO CRYSTAL PALACE SE19
FESTIVAL NEED JUST £1,500 Crystal Palace Overground Festival are at £6,500 on their crowdfunding appeal with just £1,500 to go. This ends on 6 September so just five days left if you wish to support them. (Please see our story OVERGROUND FESTIVAL CROWDFUNDER RAISES MORE THAN £5,500 Appeal followed extra costs dated August 25, 2017 … Continue reading FESTIVAL NEED JUST £1,500 / SOUTH NORWOOD WARD BY-ELECTION / UPPER NORWOOD BOOK CLUB / MASS BURIALS AT NORWOOD CEMETERY
MORE THAN 10,000 ATTEND OVERGROUND FESTIVAL More than 10,000 people attended the Overground Festival in Crystal Palace park on Saturday. Celebrating its return after a one-year break, Festival director Noreen Meehan said “a combination of lots of hard work on the part of our team of staff and volunteers, a great line up and location … Continue reading MORE THAN 10,000 ATTEND OVERGROUND FESTIVAL
THOUSANDS of people are expected to descend on Crystal Palace tomorrow (Saturday) and Sunday for the main event of this year's Overground Festival. (IMPORTANT FOR SATURDAY / SUNDAY: NO TRAINS All weekend there will be no service between New Cross Gate and Crystal Palace/West Croydon, for Network Rail track work. NO BOOZE: No alcohol; will … Continue reading THOUSANDS EXPECTED AT MAIN OVERGROUND FESTIVAL EVENT Full Saturday and Sunday programme here
OVERGROUND FESTIVAL - FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Some festival FAQs to get you prepared for the big day in Crystal Palace Park on 17 June Access Q. Is the park event on 17 June ticketed? The main park event is NOT ticketed and is FREE to enter, however we ask visitors to confirm their attendance here … Continue reading OVERGROUND FESTIVAL – FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
CRYSTAL PALACE OVERGROUND FESTIVAL EVENTS THURSDAY JUNE 15TH (IMPORTANT FOR SATURDAY / SUNDAY: NO TRAINS All weekend there will be no service between New Cross Gate and Crystal Palace/West Croydon, for Network Rail track work. NO BOOZE: No alcohol; will be allowed into the park but there will be booze on sale in the park … Continue reading CRYSTAL PALACE OVERGROUND FESTIVAL EVENTS THURSDAY JUNE 15TH / FRIDAY JUNE 16TH
You'll find the Tomlinson and Cooper plaque on one of the buildings featured in this postcard. Image: Norwood Society OVERGROUND FESTIVAL OPENS MONDAY - BUT YOU CAN JOIN IN THE FUN BY FOLLOWING THE BLUE PLAQUES TRAIL TODAY! This year's Crystal Palace Overground Festival kicks off on Monday morning - but if you want to … Continue reading OVERGROUND FESTIVAL OPENS MONDAY – BUT YOU CAN JOIN IN THE FUN BY FOLLOWING THE BLUE PLAQUES TRAIL TODAY!
OVERGROUND FESTIVAL: DON'T BRING YOUR OWN BOOZE!!! You won't be allowed to take your own alcohol into Crystal Palace park on Saturday June 17th when the Overground Festival is being staged there - but you will be able to buy alcohol in the park. Festival organisers had already announced that bags would be searched before … Continue reading OVERGROUND FESTIVAL: DON’T BRING YOUR OWN BOOZE!!!
Friends of Crystal Palace Subway are looking for a few more volunteers when they open on Sunday June 18th as part of the Crystal Palace Overground Festival. The Friends, who are asking people if they can spare three hours, say they have had a "fantastic flurry of volunteers" for their open day since the news … Continue reading SUBWAY SCRUBS UP NICELY!
OVERGROUND FESTIVAL FUNDRAISER Maxi Jazz of Faithless joins fundraiser line up! The fabulous Mr God is DJ himself joins us to support the 2017 Crystal palace Overground Festival at our fundraiser on St Patrick's Day 17 March in Anerley Town Hall! We are so excited to have Maxi join Lol Hammond of … Continue reading OVERGROUND FESTIVAL FUNDRAISER / FOOD MARKET HOLDING OUT FOR A HERO! / SYDENHAM THROUGH A LENS