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About Darryl

Journalist, SE Londoner.

Addicks fans’ protest shirts raise £3,500 for Charlton Park Riding for the Disabled

Charlton Athletic fans protesting against the club’s controversial owner have raised £3,500 for Charlton Park Riding for the Disabled Association after selling nearly 1,000 protest t-shirts. The black and white shirts – loosely based on the kit the Addicks won … Continue reading

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Charlton Conversations: Talk about new Anchor & Hope Lane development at Greenwich Yacht Club

We’re still waiting for news from Greenwich Council on its detailed plans to redevelop the Charlton Riverside – a consultation on a new masterplan was due earlier this year, is apparently due this month, but that’s what they’ve said before. … Continue reading

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How can Greenwich Council help improve the area? Tell them at Charlton House on Tuesday

Wednesday update: Did you go to this? Let us know in the comments below what you thought… Most fair-minded observers would agree that Greenwich Council’s recent history of engagement with the public isn’t brilliant – the saga of the Charlton … Continue reading

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Cllr Gary Parker’s Charlton ward update: September 2016

What do your local councillors do for you? Charlton ward councillor Gary Parker explains what he’s been up to in recent months. This report details some of the activities I have been involved in as a councillor in the Charlton … Continue reading

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Charlton skate park gets go-ahead from Greenwich councillors

Charlton Park is all lined up to get its skate park after councillors backed the scheme at a planning meeting on Wednesday evening. The new skate park is funded by £365,000 from Berkeley Homes, which is building on the site … Continue reading

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Charlton faces having three MPs under boundary shake-up

Charlton could be represented by three different MPs under proposals to redraw parliamentary constituencies in England. At present, most of the area is represented by Labour’s Matt Pennycook as part of Greenwich & Woolwich, with a small area to the … Continue reading

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What’s happening at Charlton House? Local councillor Gary Parker explains

Charlton ward councillor Gary Parker has sent us a report on what he’s been up to over the past few months. We’re presenting this in two parts – the first is about his work on the board of the Royal … Continue reading

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