Crystal Palace has got a new 'Vicar's Oak'. The oak - a tree stump supplied courtesy of the Dulwich Estate - has been planted outside the gated entrance to Crystal Palace park at the top of Anerley Hill as part of a new path and planting scheme - the final stage of a 'Boundaries' arts … Continue reading CRYSTAL PALACE GETS A NEW VICAR’S OAK
CENTRAL HILL / WESTOW STREET MAINS REPAIRS Bus routes 417, 432 and 450 along with two night buses are continuing to be diverted along Church Road SE19 while Thames Water carry out repairs on Gipsy Hill. A Thames Water spokesman told News From Crystal Palace: "We're currently working to repair a leak in the road … Continue reading MAINS REPAIRS ON CENTRAL HILL / FOOD MARKET IS BACK / VICAR’S OAK LEAFLET LAUNCH …AND LOTS MORE!
Join us at the Anerley Town Hall Open Day for the launch of our heritage leaflet about the Vicar’s Oak, an historic tree that once marked the boundaries that met at the top of Anerley Hill. We will also be showing the design for the new path and planting close to the Vicar's Oak site, … Continue reading VICAR’S OAK HERITAGE LEAFLET BEING LAUNCHED AT ANERLEY TOWN HALL OPEN DAY
SAINSBURY'S PARKING From Cllr John Wentworth, Lab. Upper Norwood ward: I certainly wouldn't support a boycott of Sainsbury's over this issue. The council and local community worked really hard to get Sainsbury to come to Crystal Palace when Safeways left. I think it would be disastrous for the Palace if Sainsbury's left as a result … Continue reading SAINSBURY'S PARKING / SNEAK PREVIEW OF NEW VICAR'S OAK LEAFLET
FILM MAKERS CONVERGE ON CRYSTAL PALACE Film makers from all over the world are converging on Crystal Palace - to see their movies shown at the Crystal Palace International Film Festival. A film festival spokesman said: "We have lots of Q & As with film makers on most nights and have film makers flying in from all … Continue reading FILM MAKERS CONVERGE ON CRYSTAL PALACE (also showing: DEAD SIMPLE – IT’S BOOK CLUB! + THE STORY OF THE VICAR’S OAK…+ NORWOOD FOOD BANK NEEDS YOU! Crystal Palace food market)