The Lodge in Crystal Palace park has shut. In a terse statement Greenwich Leisure say on their 'Better' website: Closure Of The Lodge At Crystal Palace National Sports Centre Following further assessments of the fire risk associated with the external cedar cladding at The Lodge, the Greater London Authority (GLA) has taken the decision to close … Continue reading THE LODGE IN CRYSTAL PALACE PARK IS CLOSED “Cedar cladding is fire risk” – memories shared on social media
SATURDAY MAY 18th EUROVISION PARTY AT REUNION Costume optional but prepare for a night of super Euro cheesiness with your favourite song contest of the year! With our very own compere and Mamasutra spinning Euro tunes for you to sing along to, there’s lovely Middle Eastern snacks and a sweepstake with Euro-fab prizes to be … Continue reading EVENTS: EUROVISION PARTY AT REUNION / MINIS IN PARK / CLIMATE CRISIS WORKSHOP/ AUTHORS AT BOOKSELLER CROW / MOTORSPORT AT THE PALACE / AND MORE….
CRYSTAL PALACE PARK: The park Regeneration Plan has seen some delays but every cloud has a silver lining. It's good news for the caravan club who have had their lease extended for another year. Meanwhile, the new café build is nearly complete and we can’t wait to see the inside and taste the lovely treats the Brown & Green crew are going to … Continue reading NEWS IN BRIEF: CRYSTAL PALACE PARK / FREE ENERGY BILL SAVING ADVICE / DISCO AT THE LIBRARY HUB / SCHOOL STREET PROGRAMME COULD EXPAND….and more
The amazing community of Crystal Palace have reached their £70,000 target to build a 'dinosaur bridge' in Crystal Palace park - with just one day to spare!. Ellinor Michel of Friends of Crystal Palace Dinosaurs told News From Crystal Palace: "Slash's hat went for £1020; a behind the scenes Natural History Museum tour went for … Continue reading £70,000 TARGET REACHED TO BUILD DINOSAUR BRIDGE IN CRYSTAL PALACE PARK – WITH GUNS ‘N’ROSES HAT GOING FOR JUST OVER £1,000
Guns N'Roses star Slash is backing the appeal to help raise funds for a dinosaur bridge in Crystal Palace park - he has donated a signed top hat which is currently being auctioned ONLINE. The online auction complements an earth-bound auction being held at the Tap Room, Hamilton Road, Gipsy Hill this Friday. Helena from … Continue reading GUNS N’ROSES STAR BACKS PARK DINOSAUR BRIDGE APPEAL
The Friends of Crystal Palace Park held their Annual General Meeting on Sunday 16th November at the Information Centre. They reported on their activities including the Information Centre and Secret Garden as well as other community projects in the park. There were also updates on park projects lead by the London borough of Bromley and … Continue reading FRIENDS OF CRYSTAL PALACE PARK ANNUAL MEETING
Helena Stroud, a trustee of the Friends of Crystal Palace Dinosaurs, has run 135 miles in the Rebellion Ultra Marathon to help build a dinosaur bridge to the prehistoric monsters island in Crystal Palace park. Helena ran the 135 miles over three days along Glyndwr's Way National Trail covering remote paths 25,000 feet in elevation … Continue reading HELENA RUNS 135 MILES FOR DINOSAUR BRIDGE APPEAL
CP Park Theatre @CPParkTheatre Twitter post: We wanted to let you know we are working behind the scenes to make this theatre happen. We have been fine tuning our proposal for three investors that are interested and will be renegotiating with Bromley council in the coming weeks. Please do not hesitate to get in touch! (Editor's … Continue reading THEATRE IN THE PARK?
The Crystal Palace Community Association are holding an open meeting at the Paxton Centre, Anerley Hill, at 7:30 pm on Thursday 11 October to discuss current developments, including Bromley council's plans for Crystal Palace Park. The CPCA's latest newsletter has all the details. Please Click here to view.
The Friends of Crystal Palace Park Skatepark hosted the first major event at the new skatepark in Crystal Palace Park on Saturday 25 August 2018. This community-led event was funded by the council’s Community Projects Fund for the park and featured demonstrations from professional skaters, skate lessons for all ages and abilities and competitions with … Continue reading FIRST MAJOR EVENT AT NEW SKATEPARK (plus other Crystal Palace park news)