CRYSTAL PALACE SUBWAY TO GET £2.3 MILLION GRANT TOWARDS RESTORATION?

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?

EVENTS: EUROVISION PARTY AT REUNION / MINIS IN PARK / CLIMATE CRISIS WORKSHOP/ AUTHORS AT BOOKSELLER CROW / MOTORSPORT AT THE PALACE / AND MORE….

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….

NOMINATE A VOLUNTEER FOR AN AWARD IN SE19, SE20, SE25 AND SE26….AS SUBWAY FRIENDS SEEK MORE VOLUNTEERS

We want to celebrate the amazing work that volunteers do in our community - and what better time to do that than during National Volunteers' Week. Join us as we bring together volunteers and organisations from the Crystal Palace and surrounding communities to showcase the difference volunteers make in the area and say a big … Continue reading NOMINATE A VOLUNTEER FOR AN AWARD IN SE19, SE20, SE25 AND SE26….AS SUBWAY FRIENDS SEEK MORE VOLUNTEERS

ESSENTIAL WORKS NEXT TO CRYSTAL PALACE SUBWAY

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

SUBWAY TALK AT HERNE HILL

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

WHEN THE SUBWAY UNDER CRYSTAL PALACE PARADE WAS USED AS AN AIR RAID SHELTER (and other events planned there)

  WHEN THE SUBWAY UNDER CRYSTAL PALACE PARADE WAS USED AS AN AIR RAID SHELTER (and other events planned there) Put that Light Out! 2pm till 4pm - Saturday 11th November 2017 Tickets (£8 adults, £6 children and concessions) In a change from the more formal and patriotic music and poetry that we associate with … Continue reading WHEN THE SUBWAY UNDER CRYSTAL PALACE PARADE WAS USED AS AN AIR RAID SHELTER (and other events planned there)

1,700 PEOPLE VISIT SUBWAY DURING OPEN HOUSE / CRYSTAL PALACE FOOD MARKET

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

SUBWAY SCRUBS UP NICELY!

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!

MORONS VANDALISE HISTORIC SUBWAY – Crystal Palace FC ask people to name names to police amid Twitter furore

All images from Friends of Crystal Palace Subway Twitter page Crystal Palace FC are calling on people to name names to police of the idiots who caused this mindless damage to the historic subway which runs underneath Crystal Palace Parade after the subway was used for a photoshoot featuring Palace star Wilfred Zaha for the … Continue reading MORONS VANDALISE HISTORIC SUBWAY – Crystal Palace FC ask people to name names to police amid Twitter furore

FAREWELL TO CHAS AND MOMO AT THE FOOD MARKET

FAREWELL TO CHAS AND MOMO AT THE FOOD MARKET  (Good news: Chas will still be doing his own Bake Off....Brett and Bailey become regulars and Sarah of Gipsy Hill Herbs takes over at the Grain Grocer)  We're sad to announce this is Chas & Momo's last Saturday at the market.  Their wholesale business has been … Continue reading FAREWELL TO CHAS AND MOMO AT THE FOOD MARKET