Monthly Archives: May 2011

Council planning board approves Hornfair Park BMX track

Greenwich council planning board approved plans for a BMX bike track in Hornfair Park on Thursday evening. The meeting, held at Woolwich town hall, was well attended and included numerous speakers both for and against the track. These plans are … Continue reading

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Charlton Park and a Village sandwich bar – can you help?

A question from Sarah: “Just wondering if you knew what was happening in Charlton Park? I was there on Thursday morning and there are some piles of earth inside the old running track area, and another one on the corner … Continue reading

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Bored with supermarket plonk? Try Charlton’s new wine merchant

Before we begin I’d just like to mention I’m a die-hard stout drinker so what I know about wine you could write on the back of a first class stamp. A few weeks back I travelled to the excellent Blackheath … Continue reading

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Hurry, it’s half price curry…

Our Bramshot Avenue correspondent Boneyboy has a nose for a bargain… “The Haweli Tandoori takeaway opens on Monday 23rd May in the premises on Bramshot Avenue previously occupied by Desi Spice. Leaflets delivered locally and a sign in the window … Continue reading

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Maryon Wilson Park Open Day – today

Today’s an open day at Maryon Wilson Park animal centre, where you can meet the animals, plus the friends of the park, and find out what’s being done to save the centre from Greenwich Council cutbacks. There’s events and stalls … Continue reading

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Hornfair Park BMX track: The opposing view

Greenwich Council’s planning board decides on Thursday whethera BMX track should be built in Hornfair Park. Many neighbours are opposed to the track. Campaign spokeswoman Toni Hale explains why. The criminal activity in the park at present is at an … Continue reading

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Open mic in Charlton (and slightly beyond)

Musician and photographer Neil Clasper has some advice for you if you like live music and don’t want to travel far… Ever fancied performing in public? Been playing an instrument at home and want a new challenge? Or do you … Continue reading

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