Author Archives: Neil C

About Neil C

Amateur photographer; @CharltonCSE7 contributor; @RRRipchords guitarist; professional publishing something-or-other. Charlton, SE London.

Will Charlton’s old Conservative Club face the bulldozer?

Charlton Champion reader Susie Goss has been in touch with concerns about a planning application to turn the shut-down Conservative Club on Charlton Church Lane into a number of houses and flats: After a recent successful application to reduce the … Continue reading

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Charlton House transferred to new Heritage Trust

Yesterday brought an announcement from the council confirming that a number of local assets – including Charlton House – have been transferred into a new Heritage Trust. ROYAL BOROUGH ANNOUNCES CONFIRMATION OF SPECIAL TRUST FOR KEY HERITAGE BUILDINGS The Royal … Continue reading

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Maryon Wilson Animal Park Summer Festival – Saturday 19th July

It’s Maryon Wilson Animal Park’s Summer Festival on Saturday 19th July, 11am – 3pm. From the organisers: “Join Maryon Wilson Animal Park for a fun-packed family day out. Come along and enjoy: A nature trail with prizes for everyone taking part Animal … Continue reading

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Late opening Wednesdays at Charlton Lido

Good news for Charlton Lido swimmers as GLL announce that the main pool will open until 9.30pm on Wednesday, ‘until further notice’. It’s to be hoped that if this proves popular then late opening will be extended through the week … Continue reading

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Horn Fayre/Fair 2014 posters

Yes, we are having a Horn Fayre and a Horn Fair this year.

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Filming in Charlton Park

@neilclasper Charlton house is getting used for something at the mo. 3 huge marquees up in the gardens & fenced off. — BSmith (@BrendaSmiffy) June 19, 2014 Charlton Champion reader Brenda got in touch this morning to let us … Continue reading

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Celebrate a year of community gardening at Charlton station

Charlton Community Gardens are celebrating a year of gardening at their Charlton station plot next Thursday, 26th June, 6-8pm. All are welcome: the Royal Horticultural Society will be presenting a plaque, and there’s a Pot Luck Picnic planned – including … Continue reading

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