Tag Archives: Crystal Palace

Labour councillor alleges planning bias for Brick by Brick

Our housing correspondent, BARRATT HOLMES, on how a Town Hall veteran has broken ranks over some of the council’s inappropriate over-development It is no longer just disgruntled residents, unhappy over the way the council and their slow-motion house-builders, Brick by … Continue reading

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Bookseller Crow stages a night of memoirs and wildlife

Crystal Palace’s foremost independent book shop, the Bookseller Crow, on Westow Street, is staging a series of talks and events over the coming weeks, offering readers and fans to meet some of their favourite authors and ask them about their … Continue reading

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Crime fiction authors in discussion at Crystal Palace book shop

The Bookseller Crow, Crystal Palace’s foremost independent book shop, is staging a series of talks and events over the coming weeks, offering readers and fans to meet some of their favourite authors and ask them about their work. First up, … Continue reading

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Great North Wood’s prehistory walk, Crystal Palace, Oct 6

A guided walk to look at the geology and prehistory of the Great North Wood, when woolly mammoths walked the area we know today as Crystal Palace Park. Saturday October 6, 11am.

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New stone to mark the long-lost history of the Beulah Spa

Some 187 years after it was opened and became one of the most popular attractions in the country, drawing crowds of 10,000 and being visited by Queen Victoria and the future monarchs of Britain and Germany, the Beulah Spa in … Continue reading

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Information Commissioner orders Sussex Police to come clean over ‘knives and knuckle-duster’ claims

The editorial team of a Crystal Palace fanzine are today being congratulated by football supporters across the country for managing to hold to account the police, after the Information Commissioner’s Office ruled that Sussex Police’s had broken the Freedom of … Continue reading

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Guided tour of the historic Crystal Palace, Sep 2

The guided walking tour takes you around the grounds of the Crystal Palace.

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