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Second Floor Studios & Arts open weekend – check out Charlton’s ‘Creative Quarter’

It’s “London’s largest single site affordable studio space project”, it’s on our doorsteps, and it’s open to the public next weekend. Second Floor Studios & Arts (SFSA) provide affordable studio space to “a community of over 400 artists, printmakers, craft makers and designers” … Continue reading

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Can you help Charlton’s White Swan fly?

A notice in this week’s Greenwich Time indicates that the White Swan’s current owners wish to sell the pub. The White Swan was listed as an Asset of Community Value after a successful campaign by the Charlton Society earlier this year; any … Continue reading

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‘Halloween Spooktacular’ at Maryon Wilson Animal Park

Maryon Wilson Animal Park are holding a Halloween event on Saturday November 1st, featuring a tour of the Animal Park, followed by a hot meal, party games, and a showing of ‘The Nightmare Before Christmas’ in St Thomas’ Church. Tickets can … Continue reading

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Sainsbury’s Local to open on Charlton Church Lane

We first mentioned it back in January 2011 and progress has been slow since, but it looks like Sainsbury’s is finally to open a Local branch on Charlton Church Lane; hoardings appeared on the building overnight indicating that it will open in … 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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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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Do you have photos of the Charlton Park prefabs?

An interesting museum has opened in Catford – the Prefab Museum, which is open until May on the Excalibur Estate and recreates the atmosphere of these temporary homes erected in the 1940s. See the Prefabs – Palaces For The People … Continue reading

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