Category Archives: Upper Norwood

SE19 Lates Christmas market, Crystal Palace, Dec 13 and 20


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Council’s short notice of New Addington special school event

A press release from our council’s dynamic press office slammed in to our email in-box just after 2pm today. Someone had thoughtfully passed it on to us, since the council’s press office seems to think they don’t need to deal … Continue reading

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Residents’ anger over builders’ mess at Auckland Road

“Auckland Road is a mess,” residents living in a conservation area in Upper Norwood say, blaming sloppy building practices on a couple of sites, including one run that is run by Brick by Brick, the council’s house-builders. And they accuse … Continue reading

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History of Pantomime talk, Norwood Society, Dec 20

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After 50 years, Crystal Palace gets its Picture Palace back

Half a century after it closed, Crystal Palace’s cinema has re-opened, following a £3m makeover. RICHARD WEEKES took a look inside The Everyman Crystal Palace opened its doors for the first time on Tuesday night, treating scores of invited guests … Continue reading

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Mayor’s £2,500 cash boost for Gipsy Hill garden scheme

Residents’ group Gipsy Hill Friends has been given a £2,500 cash boost by the Mayor of London towards its plan to rejuvenate neglected land adjoining their local railway station, transforming a litter-ridden and overgrown space into a vibrant community hub … Continue reading

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Advent Bake Sale, St John’s Upper Norwood, Dec 2

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