Monthly Archives: February 2013

Benefits advice session this Friday

A word from Annie, who runs The Big Red Bus Club for under-fives…. The government is changing the way welfare benefits are calculated and paid including: – Working tax credit – ‘Bedroom tax’ (housing benefit and council tax) – Statutory … Continue reading

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Eastcombe Avenue rubbish, and Russian poo-lette

After the post on Floyd Road, it’s a Dirty Charlton special. David writes… I’ve been living in SE7 for the past 3 years and I’m fed up with the amount of rubbish that is thrown on the street in Eastcombe … Continue reading

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Charlton Community Gardens open meeting – 25th Feb 2013

The third open meeting of the Charlton Community Gardens project takes place from 7.30pm on Monday 25th February, at St. Richard’s Hall, Swallowfield Road, SE7 7NS.  The group’s aims are ‘to promote cooperation and support for everyone interested in sustainable … Continue reading

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The derelict mystery of Sutlej Road

A couple of years ago, someone who’d had past connections with Greenwich Council asked what was going on with “that house in Sutlej Road”. Apparently, it’d been empty for a long time and had gained a bit of notoriety. I … Continue reading

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Charlton Church Lane’s sinking feeling finishes

So, what happened at the top of Charlton Church Lane last week? (Last with the news, I know…) Michael asks: “Church lane has been closed for a few days and gossip tells me its from some subsidence somewhere between The … Continue reading

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