DON’T BE A DINOSAUR – STAY OFF THE ISLAND!!!

Friends of Crystal Palace Dinosaurs 29 May at 18:57 Going on to Dinosaur Island without official escort is not legal. It is a Grade 1 site, listed on the official Heritage At Risk Register. It is fenced and requires intentional crossing of unsafe weirs and waters. Actions like what you see here can be prosecuted … Continue reading DON’T BE A DINOSAUR – STAY OFF THE ISLAND!!!

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

PLANS FOR ‘DINOSAUR BRIDGE’ IN CRYSTAL PALACE PARK SUBMITTED

Plans to build a new 'dinosaur bridge' in Crystal Palace park to allow access to the island where the world-famous statues stand have been submitted to Bromley council for consideration. A design and access statement supporting the application - which is being made by the Friends of the Crystal Palace Dinosaurs - says it is … Continue reading PLANS FOR ‘DINOSAUR BRIDGE’ IN CRYSTAL PALACE PARK SUBMITTED

HELP BUILD A BRIDGE FOR THE PARK’S DINOSAURS!!!!

Do you want to get up close and personal with Crystal Palace’s iconic Dinosaurs? Help us BUILD A BRIDGE so we can run tours, volunteer opportunities, school trips & more to our unique Dino Island! Please pledge today at www.spacehive.com/bridges-to-the-crystal-palace-dinosaurs The Friends of Crystal Palace Dinosaurs say… Thank you so much to everyone who attended Dino … Continue reading HELP BUILD A BRIDGE FOR THE PARK’S DINOSAURS!!!!

Plumbase store on Westow Hill closes but….. TRADITIONAL CHRISTMAS WINDOW DISPLAY LIVES ON IN LIBRARY

Plumbase store on Westow Hill closes but..... TRADITIONAL CHRISTMAS WINDOW DISPLAY LIVES ON IN LIBRARY   The traditional Christmas window display - much-loved by local children - which featured in the former Plumbase store on Westow Hill will be on display again this year - in the windows of Upper Norwood library. Joe Field, who … Continue reading Plumbase store on Westow Hill closes but….. TRADITIONAL CHRISTMAS WINDOW DISPLAY LIVES ON IN LIBRARY

CRYSTAL PALACE DINOSAURS SEEK FILM MAKER

CRYSTAL PALACE DINOSAURS SEEK FILM MAKER   Friends of Crystal Palace Dinosaurs are looking for a filmmaker to work with them on their next short film celebrating the Crystal Palace dinosaurs and how they’ve inspired people in art, science, history and local pride for 160+ years   The Friends have given the following remit: Key … Continue reading CRYSTAL PALACE DINOSAURS SEEK FILM MAKER