Category Archives: Charlton news

It’s an asset – Greenwich Council acts on Charlton’s White Swan

The White Swan pub in Charlton Village has been declared an asset of community value by Greenwich Council after a successful application by the Charlton Society. It means if the building is sold for development, the local community will be … Continue reading

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Charlton Lido: weekday opening resumes

Charlton Lido – South East London’s only heated, outdoor 50m pool – resumes weekday opening  from today. The pool (and ‘sun terrace’ – from which the photo above was taken) has been open on weekends through March, while the new … Continue reading

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An ‘affordable’ one-bedroom flat in Charlton? Just £216,000…

I can’t help get the feeling that Saturday’s bound to be a heartbreaking day for home-hunters looking for a berth in the new flats going up at Fairthorn Road. They go on sale on Saturday – with just 31 of … Continue reading

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What’s on in Charlton: March

Dates for your diary A round-up of March events we’ve found in and around SE7. What have we missed? Let us know in the comments below or email neilclasper[at]gmail.com, and we’ll update the post as we get the chance. 28th … Continue reading

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White Swan: Community asset process gets under way

Thursday update: The pub has reportedly reopened this week. So if you’ve got a thirst on, pop in and see what it’s like, and let us know. The Charlton Society has formally asked Greenwich Council to make the White Swan … Continue reading

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Sign up and help protect Charlton’s White Swan pub

The Charlton Society has launched a petition to try to help secure the future of The White Swan pub amid fears for the future of its parent company, Punch Taverns. The petition asks Greenwich Council to declare the Swan an … Continue reading

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What’s on in Charlton: February

Dates for your diary A round-up of February events we’ve found in and around SE7. What have we missed? Let us know in the comments below or email neilclasper[at]gmail.com, and we’ll update the post as we get the chance. 4th … Continue reading

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