Author Archives: Neil C

About Neil C

Amateur photographer; @CharltonCSE7 contributor; @RRRipchords guitarist; professional publishing something-or-other. Charlton, SE London.

Open weekend at ‘refreshed’ Charlton Lido

Charlton Lido are holding an open weekend on Saturday 23rd  and Sunday 24th of July, with special offers on membership, and a chance for non-members to try out the facilities – including the recently ‘relaunched’ cafe. They’re also looking for local … Continue reading

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Charlton Lido: summer swimming season starts soon

Good news for swimmers: Charlton Lido’s summer season starts on Tuesday 31st of May, with extended opening hours for the pool. The new timetable will be: Monday: 6.30am-8pm Tuesday – Friday: 7am-8pm Weekends: 9am-5pm The main changes from the current timetable … Continue reading

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‘Charlton Bike Days’ at Hornfair Park

Want to get your bike checked out, brush up on your cycling skills, or go on a ‘social ride’ around the local area? The council’s running a series of events at Hornfair Park on the 3rd Sunday of the month, … Continue reading

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The Alexandra Players: Brand new play by Philip Ayckbourn to premiere in Charlton‏‏‎

An update from The Alexandra Players on their latest production: Following the success of our performance last Summer of The Essence of Love written by Philip Ayckbourn, The Alexandra Players in Charlton have been given a wonderful opportunity to stage a brand new production … Continue reading

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Five interesting things happening at Charlton Lido soon

It’s not always straightforward to find out what’s going on at Charlton Lido. The website’s updated sporadically and not particularly easy to navigate, and they’re still not in the habit of emailing updates to members. We’ve been digging, though, and found … Continue reading

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Ward budgets come to Charlton: What would you fund with £30,000?

A message from Cllr Gary Parker: Your Charlton Ward councillors are pleased to announce the launch of the Charlton Ward Budget programme for 2016-18. Your ward councillors will be accepting applications from 3rd May 2016 onwards. In line with the … Continue reading

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Got an old cycle to sell? Try Thorntree school’s bike market

A message from Paul Chapman of The Friends of Thorntree Association: Thorntree Primary School will be hosting a pop-up bike market on Wednesday 16th March between 3pm and 5pm, and Charlton residents are welcome. Run by Peddle My Wheels, the bike … Continue reading

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