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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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17 hours up a tree: Burglary suspect halts Charlton trains

Police are playing a waiting game this evening as they try to coax down a burglary suspect holed up in a tree by the railway line at Barney Close. The man’s been up there since 2am after fleeing from police … 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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Could Charlton get a ‘green bridge’ over Woolwich Road?

There’s been some talk over the years about a possible “green bridge” over Woolwich Road – effectively, a park which would run over the A206 between Maryon Park and Barrier Park, the small green space opposite. There’s an example of … Continue reading

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It’s Your Charlton: Community Council campaign kicks off at Horn Fayre

A campaign for Charlton to get its own community council will launch at the Horn Fayre in Charlton Park on Sunday – and you’re very welcome to come along and find out what it’s all about. Other events are due … Continue reading

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Greenwich Council planning Charlton Park skate park

Greenwich Council is considering plans to build a skatepark in Charlton Park, according to papers to be presented to the council’s cabinet next week. The skatepark would replace one at Royal Arsenal Gardens, Woolwich, which is being destroyed as Berkeley … Continue reading

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Do you use urgent care services? Talk to the NHS at Charlton House

NHS Greenwich Clinical Commissioning Group is currently consulting on the future of urgent care services in the borough. It’s holding a session at Charlton House on 30 July – you’d be very welcome to come along…

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