DINOSAUR VANDALS COULD FACE JAIL – Attack is a heritage crime say Friends group – Community’s anger

One of the dinosaurs on Crystal Palace park island has been vandalised - and the offender or offenders could end up in jail. Friends of Crystal Palace Dinosaurs say the dinosaurs are Grade I listed then any intentional damage falls under the category of heritage crime, punishable by fines or incarceration. BBC News say the … Continue reading DINOSAUR VANDALS COULD FACE JAIL – Attack is a heritage crime say Friends group – Community’s anger

PARK DINOSAURS GET SUPPORT OF DAVID ATTENBOROUGH: “This is where public outreach on science began”

Sir David Attenborough is backing Historic England's decision to put the Dinosaurs in Crystal Palace park on their Heritage At Risk register and give them  "the public protection they so badly need." In his letter of support pictured above, the broadcaster and natural historian says he is "delighted" to join with the Friends of Crystal … Continue reading PARK DINOSAURS GET SUPPORT OF DAVID ATTENBOROUGH: “This is where public outreach on science began”

DINOSAUR BOOKS: “I wanted to create something fun and educational for young visitors to enjoy……”

Meanwhile David Vallade's colouring book is now in its  second printing run after selling 300 in the original run first published in 2018. Tomorrow (Thursday) he will be be up at Martin & Co. on Church Road as part of SE19 Lates selling things and making badges with children. David recalls: "It is funny how … Continue reading DINOSAUR BOOKS: “I wanted to create something fun and educational for young visitors to enjoy……”

£70,000 TARGET REACHED TO BUILD DINOSAUR BRIDGE IN CRYSTAL PALACE PARK –  WITH GUNS ‘N’ROSES HAT GOING FOR JUST OVER £1,000

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 BACKS PARK DINOSAUR BRIDGE APPEAL 

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 

HELENA RUNS 135 MILES FOR DINOSAUR BRIDGE APPEAL

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

A CHANCE TO VISIT DINOSAUR ISLAND IN CRYSTAL PALACE PARK

What the inside of an Iguanodon really looked like....!!!! On Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 September, a roaring good time can be had by all as dinosaurs take over Crystal Palace once again. Tours of the enchanting Dinosaur Islands, dinosaur street theatre, short films and talks by science, history and art experts will be held … Continue reading A CHANCE TO VISIT DINOSAUR ISLAND IN CRYSTAL PALACE PARK