Tag Archives: South Norwood

Classic movies to get free screening at Stanley Halls

The Stanley Halls Film Club is to screen two movie classics in the next week – absolutely free for members. David Lynch’s Mullholland Drive screens this Wednesday (March 4), and the Spencer Tracy thriller, Bad Day at Black Rock, is … Continue reading

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Paul Johnson charity concert, South Norwood, Mar 28

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Planning chairman backs down over ban on MP Barwell

How many U-turns does Labour’s council leader Tony Newman have to perform before he disappears up his own fundament? Gavin Barwell will be allowed to speak at tonight’s planning meeting at Croydon Town Hall after all, as the Labour-run council … Continue reading

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Crisis charity music concert, Stanley Halls, Feb 27

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Sunset Boulevard, free screening, Stanley Halls, Feb 26

Screening at Stanley Halls this Thursday, February 26.

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Sell-Off: The Abolition of the NHS – Stanley Halls, Mar 1

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Lakes Playground Action Group annual meeting, Feb 17

The Lakes Playground Action Group was formed in 2013 with the aim of providing a better play experience for children who visit South Norwood Lake and Grounds. The existing play area was last upgraded in years ago. They say, “Join … Continue reading

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Woodside’s five-year wait for a bus comes to an end at last

Transport for London has announced that bus routes 130 and 312 – which have been unable to operate along their regular routes for five years due to engineering work on Spring Lane Bridge – will get back on the road … Continue reading

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Stanley Halls stages Invention Theatre Festival, Feb 13

Nine theatre-makers are coming together at Stanley Halls next month to produce one surprising night of theatre in south London’s new performance space. From 7.45pm on Friday, February 13, Stanley Halls are being opened up to performers from various disciplines … Continue reading

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Don Steele Jazzband at Stanley Halls, Feb 7

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Zola’s exile in Upper Norwood and case for two blue plaques

It’s arguable, though probably not worth pressing the point, that the Queen’s Hotel on Church Road, Crystal Palace, could qualify for having two blue plaques for two individuals with the same name. The plaque which does exist on the walls … Continue reading

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Festival organisers seeking stall-holder supporters

The South Norwood Community Festival is now taking bookings from stall-holders who want to be part of their event on Sunday July 5. Staged in South Norwood Recreation Ground, SNCF is a free family event organised by volunteers to raise … Continue reading

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Amy Wadge and Luke Jackson play Stanley Halls, Feb 28

Grammy-nominated Amy Wadge and Luke Jackson are to play an exclusive gig at Stanley Halls on February 28. Double Grammy Award-nominee Amy is widely regarded as one of the country’s most successful female singer-songwriters. Over the course of five solo … Continue reading

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Oasis governors cleared to rule on academy planning decision

Croydon Council’s highly paid legal eagles see nothing wrong with current and former governors from an Oasis academy in the borough being part of a planning committee that is to decide on an application to build a six-forms-of-entry Oasis academy … Continue reading

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Christmas live music and jam night, South Norwood, Dec 28

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