Daily Archives: June 3, 2016

No prison bars likely for Barwell, according to legal expert

Even if Gavin Barwell is found guilty of failing to account properly for his expenses at last year’s General Election, the MP for Croydon Central faces no greater sanction than a £20,000 fine for each offence, and there’s little possibility … Continue reading

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Rare public opportunity to go wild at Beddington Farmlands

Inspired by BBC’s Springwatch? There’s a chance to do some real-time, real-life bird-watching this Sunday, June 5, at the area’s own nature reserve. And the public guided walk at Beddington Farmlands this week could also be one of the last … Continue reading

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Stained glass courses at Glaziers’ home gound, Selhurst Park

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Film-maker Fingleton answers questions on The Survivalist

  BAFTA-nominated film-maker Stephen Fingleton is to be a special guest at the Stanley’s Film Club, at the Stanley Halls in South Norwood, next month, when they screen his acclaimed debut movie, The Survivalist.

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History’s for the taking with talks and walks on Norwood’s past

The Norwood Society’s next local history talk is “Shopping at the Palace”. Dairymen, corn chandlers, piano merchants, a butcher with a goat that wandered up and down Westow Street, saddle makers, tea gardens, two local newspapers, a bookshop with Ruskin’s … Continue reading

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There’s real comedy to be found in this farce in Sanderstead

BELLA BARTOCK stepped out in the south of the borough yesterday for the first night of the hard-working local amdram’s latest production There is a convivial atmosphere at the Sanderstead Dramatic Club’s French farce Don’t Dress for Dinner. Even if … Continue reading

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