Tag Archives: Big Lottery Fund

Crystal Palace Festival boosted by grant from Lottery

The Crystal Palace Overground Festival, which starts this Thursday, has been awarded £8,365 by the Big Lottery Fund. The grant will help towards the costs of the four-day event, including infrastructure and volunteers. This will be the third time the … Continue reading

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Dante’s tale of how he escaped the inferno of gang culture

A former gang member from South Norwood has made a satirical film to raise awareness of the dangers of gang culture while also showing how to shrug off the stereotyping they face. The film – Breaking the Cycle – will … Continue reading

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It’s garden question time for St Andrew’s church

Doesn’t anyone listen to Joni Mitchell any more? The thought occurs because St Andrew’s church, on Lower Coombe Street, is staging an open day from 11am tomorrow for its churchyard improvement project. We’ve reported previously on the church’s recent renovations. … Continue reading

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