The historic Crystal Palace subway underneath Crystal Palace Parade is set to receive a grant of £2.3 million towards its restoration. The subway, built to link the now-demolished Crystal Palace high level station with the Crystal Palace before its destruction by fire in 1936, has a dedicated Friends group and is one of the most … Continue reading CRYSTAL PALACE SUBWAY TO GET £2.3 MILLION GRANT TOWARDS RESTORATION?
Photo Chris Redgrave © Historic England Heritage Open Day at Crystal Palace Subway Saturday 14th September 10am - 4pm Crystal Palace Subway will be open on Saturday 14th between 10am and 4pm as part of Heritage Open Days. You can find the subway entrance on Crystal Palace Parade half way between the bus station and the … Continue reading SUBWAY OPEN THIS SATURDAY AS PANASH STEEL PLAY CRYSTAL PALACE STATION (and Dinosaur Day tomorrow!)
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….
Essential works are being carried out next to the historic vaulted subway which runs underneath Crystal Palace Parade. The aim of the works, being carried out by Bromley council's highways department, is to remove pressure exerted on the courtyard walls by soil and therefore protect the vaulted structure. "The work is an essential first step … Continue reading ESSENTIAL WORKS NEXT TO CRYSTAL PALACE SUBWAY
From Crystal Palace Festival: We are very pleased to have been asked to co-host two events at the very beautiful Crystal Palace Subway this month by the Friends of the subway. The first event is this Saturday 8 September from 10am to 4pm and it's a great chance to see this marvellous space. Entrance to Crystal Palace Subway is on … Continue reading COME AND VISIT THE CRYSTAL PALACE SUBWAY THIS SATURDAY! (plus: full details of Open House London 2018)
The Paxton Centre on Anerley Hill is the winner of this year’s Time Out Love London award for ‘Most loved local culture spot in Crystal Palace.’ Beth Mander told News From Crystal Palace: "We are thrilled to have won the Time Out Love London Awards at The Paxton Centre! "From the very beginning the community … Continue reading PAXTON CENTRE WINS TIME OUT AWARD FOR BEST CULTURE SPOT IN THE AREA – Brown and Green cafe in Crystal Palace station booking hall pick up two awards
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
FREE PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION - BECKENHAM PLACE PARK We’re encouraging keen young photographers aged 18 or under to capture what they feel best sums up the beauty and uniqueness of Beckenham Place Park. Your pictures could be of the flora and fauna found in our largest park, a snapshot of your family and friends having fun, … Continue reading FREE PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION – BECKENHAM PLACE PARK / HANDMADE PALACE IN THE SUBWAY / CHRISTMAS AT THE HORNIMAN
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
This is the great granddaughter of the builder of the subway. Her first visit here. (Source: Friends of Crystal Palace Subway Twitter) CRYSTAL PALACE FOOD MARKET Guest stalls this week Meru Galettes: Galettes & crepes Lunch – Meru Galettes Gabriel tells me the special galette will be “Biodynamic egg, leek, biodynamic spinach, cheese, toasted … Continue reading 1,700 PEOPLE VISIT SUBWAY DURING OPEN HOUSE / CRYSTAL PALACE FOOD MARKET