Monthly Archives: January 2012

Enchanted April for the Alex Players

16, 17 and 18 February 2012: Doors open at 7.30, curtain up at 8.00 The weather has taken a turn for the Siberian, but you can transport yourself to Tuscany in April with the Alexandra Players’ latest offering. Enchanted April, … Continue reading

Posted in Charlton news | Tagged ,

Wasteland targeted for new community garden

A piece of Charlton scrubland currently used for dumping litter could be turned into a community garden. Charlton resident, Judy Wolfram, has set her sights on the land behind Our Lady of Grace School and opposite Highcombe allotments. Anyone interested … Continue reading

Posted in Charlton, Charlton news | 4 Comments

Two Olympic closures planned for Woolwich Common

Traffic will be banned from crossing Woolwich Common via Ha Ha Road for two periods this spring and summer as it gets ready to host the shooting events at the London Olympics. The road will be closed at the Charlton … Continue reading

Posted in Charlton, Charlton news | 8 Comments

Skate park planned for Thames Barrier site

The Greenwich Skatepark Co-Op has been in touch about its plans to build a skate park on the green space at Eastmoor Street, close to the Thames Barrier. It would replace the current facility by the Thames at Woolwich, which … Continue reading

Posted in Charlton, Charlton news | 31 Comments

Second open day for the Charlton Reminiscence Project

You’ll be pleased to hear the lottery-funded Charlton Reminiscence Project is in full swing. After a successful first open day back in October it’s now time for a second event. Charlton House will once again open its doors for people … Continue reading

Posted in Charlton, Charlton news

Maryon Wilson animal park a step closer to safety

Charlton Champion exclusive: Maryon Wilson Park’s animal centre is looking more secure after the foundation of a limited company, the first step in forming a trust to take over its management from Greenwich Council. The threat to the centre’s future … Continue reading

Posted in Charlton, Charlton news, Maryon Wilson Park campaign | 1 Comment