WORK TO START ON FORMER GRAPE AND GRAIN PUB – WILL BE NAMED THE ROYAL CRYSTAL PALACE

UPDATE MONDAY JANUARY 20th A Wetherspoon's spokesman told News From Crystal Palace today: "I can confirm the pub will be called The Royal Crystal Palace." Work is set to start on turning the former Grape and Grain pub at the top of Anerley Hill into a Wetherspoon's in February or March. The pub which stood … Continue reading WORK TO START ON FORMER GRAPE AND GRAIN PUB – WILL BE NAMED THE ROYAL CRYSTAL PALACE

MINOR CHANGES TO GRAPE AND GRAIN PLANS (includes new fireplace)

Minor plans to amend the already-granted planning permission for the Grape and Grain pub at the top of Anerley Hill have been put forward by Wetherspoon’s. They involve a chimney – for a “functioning feature fireplace” - and a proposed wider rear fire exit staircase. In the revised application a representative for Wetherspoon’s says a … Continue reading MINOR CHANGES TO GRAPE AND GRAIN PLANS (includes new fireplace)

PLANS FOR NEW-LOOK GRAPE AND GRAIN MADE PUBLIC 

Plans to refurbish and extend the 'Grape and Grain' pub at the top of Anerley Hill have been submitted to Bromley council - with lots of support for the planned roof terrace. Local campaigner Francis Bernstein says: "Following their public engagement meeting about the proposal last year, my concerns from their last application have been … Continue reading PLANS FOR NEW-LOOK GRAPE AND GRAIN MADE PUBLIC 

NEW LOOK GRAPE AND GRAIN

Plans for the new-look Grape and Grain have been revealed.  The proposals comprise a comprehensive restoration of the existing building together with extension and alteration. The exhibition boards displayed at the public consultation event held of 8th October 2018 at the Crystal Palace Museum, together with comments forms can be found at http://www.nineteen47.co.uk/consultation/grape-and-grain-crystal-palace (or please search … Continue reading NEW LOOK GRAPE AND GRAIN

GRAPE AND GRAIN PLANS SET TO BE UNVEILED

Wetherspoon's are set to unveil their plans for the site of the Grape and Grain pub at a drop-in event on Monday October 8th. The drop-in event, from 4pm to 8pm, is being held in the Crystal Palace museum, almost opposite the vacant pub premises, close to  the top of Anerley Hill. Whatever plans are … Continue reading GRAPE AND GRAIN PLANS SET TO BE UNVEILED

NEW APPLICATION FOR GRAPE AND GRAIN BEING PLANNED

NEW APPLICATION FOR GRAPE AND GRAIN BEING PLANNED Wetherspoon's are preparing a new application for the Grape and Grain pub at the top of Anerley Hill. A Wetherspoon's spokesman told News From Crystal Palace of the new application, which follows a  Bromley council refusal - made under delegated powers - of plans for a first … Continue reading NEW APPLICATION FOR GRAPE AND GRAIN BEING PLANNED

GRAPE AND GRAIN LICENSEE LEAVING

GRAPE AND GRAIN LICENSEE LEAVING   Grape and Grain licensee John Grover leaves on Sunday December 4th prior to Wetherspoon's formally taking over the pub at the top of Anerley Hill. "When they bought us two years ago they had to honour our lease. "They gave us notice to quit 12 months ago" said John, … Continue reading GRAPE AND GRAIN LICENSEE LEAVING

MORE THAN 700 SIGN GRAPE AND GRAIN PETITION

MORE THAN 700 SIGN GRAPE AND GRAIN PETITION MORE THAN 700 people have now signed an online petition opposing plans by pub chain Wetherspoon's for the Grape and Grain pub in Crystal Palace. Wetherspoon's have already said there will be no live music in the pub when they take over the premises at the top … Continue reading MORE THAN 700 SIGN GRAPE AND GRAIN PETITION

FOOD MARKET / GRAIN GROCER / LOVE BITES AMONG URBAN FOOD AWARDS NOMINEES

FOOD MARKET / GRAIN GROCER / LOVE BITES AMONG URBAN FOOD AWARDS NOMINEES / MARKET NOMINATED FOR TIME OUT LOVE LONDON AWARDS / NO LIVE MUSIC AT GRAPE AND GRAIN WHEN IT BECOMES A WETHERSPOON'S / ROCKMOUNT SCHOOL GETS GOLD AGAIN /  YOUR POLICE, YOUR SAY - POLICING ROADSHOW COMES TO SOUTH LONDON   FOOD MARKET … Continue reading FOOD MARKET / GRAIN GROCER / LOVE BITES AMONG URBAN FOOD AWARDS NOMINEES