Author Archives: Neil C

About Neil C

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

Charlton Lido wants an alcohol licence – but its neighbours aren’t happy…

GLL has applied for a premises licence to allow ‘the Supply of Alcohol (on sales only), provision of live and recorded music (Indoors only) Monday to Sunday from 11:00 hours until 23:00 hours‘ at Charlton Lido, with the application to be heard … Continue reading

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‘We Happy Few’ – new production from The Alexandra Players

News of the latest production from SE7’s amateur theatre group: Thursday 30th October to Saturday 1st November The Alexandra Players present We Happy Few, a comedy about an all-female troupe of strolling players during WWII, at the Alexandra Hall, Bramshot Avenue, Charlton at … Continue reading

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Charlton Lido – reduced opening hours from October

An update on the Lido website brings news of reduced opening hours for the pool through October: The October Pool Opening hours will be as follows : Monday 7.00am-2.00pm Tuesday Closed Wednesday 12.00-7.00pm Thursday 7.00am-2.00pm Friday Closed Saturday 9.00am-5.00pm Sunday … Continue reading

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Charlton House Open House

Open House London weekend is rolling around again, and Charlton House is opening its doors for the public to have a nose around on Sunday 21st September, 10am to 4pm. More details can be found on the Open House London website. … Continue reading

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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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