Tag Archives: Crystal Palace

Artful’s Grenfell tribute removed while council backs graffiti

Croydon Council’s attempts to paint itself, literally, as a hip and happening location for street art is, at you might have guessed, more than a bit bogus and ripe with hypocrisy and blatant double standards. Because in the same week … Continue reading

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Henry Cotton’s south London home to get blue plaque

English Heritage has arranged for a blue plaque in Crystal Palace to commemorate one of the greatest British sportsman of the 20th Century. The unveiling ceremony is taking place at 47 Crystal Palace Road, the childhood home of golfer Henry … Continue reading

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Garden’s less-than-rosy after AmicusHorizon’s been to work

Boundary disputes between neighbours are a common part of councillors’ casework, and form regular items in the postbag at Inside Croydon Towers. Poor workmanship by tradesmen is another frequent feature. This week, though, Inside Croydon has received news of a … Continue reading

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Free multi-sport courses on offer for youngsters over half-term

Youngsters aged 5 to 21 in Croydon and Sutton get their chance to enjoy some great action during May half-term, when another programme of multisport and football will be on offer through the popular L&Q One Goal holiday programme of … Continue reading

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One step forward, two steps back as Allardyce quits Palace

GOLDIE, our tame Eagle, reports on the latest exit through the Selhurst Park manager’s revolving door It’s another case of one step forward, two steps back at Selhurst Park today. Sam Allardyce, after rescuing Crystal Palace from the threat of … Continue reading

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Crystal Palace election hustings, St John’s, May 31

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Half-term sports sessions, Broad Green and New Addington

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