Author Archives: Neil C

About Neil C

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

‘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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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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