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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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‘Dreams do come true’ as Crystal Palace gets its cinema back

After a 50-year absence, and a nine-year battle by local residents, Crystal Palace is finally getting its own cinema again. Everyman Cinemas have announced that the venue on Church Road will re-open its doors as a picture house next month. … Continue reading

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Greens in Croydon are ready in case of Brexit snap election

Political editor WALTER CRONXITE on some behind-the-scenes preparations for a General Election (yes, another one) Speculation continues to mount over whether Prime Minister Theresa Mayhem can get her Brexit plan through Parliament, and at least one of the local political … Continue reading

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Meeting to discuss mounting threat to Crystal Palace centre

The Crystal Palace Community Association is holding an open meeting next week to discuss the future of the National Sports Centre. As details of plans for the Centre have emerged during the recent consultation process, organised on behalf of the … Continue reading

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Palace agree to Holmesdale ‘wall of noise’ at Selhurst Park

Crystal Palace’s loudest fans, the Holmesdale Fanatics, look like they may get their wish to create “a wall of noise” at Selhurst Park from next season, after the club issued a statement which could avoid a boycott of home games … Continue reading

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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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