Category Archives: Charlton news

Talk Brexit with Greenwich & Woolwich’s MP this Saturday

Four weeks ago, most people who live in the four council wards that include Charlton voted for the UK to stay in the EU. The rest of the country didn’t follow suit, and the events that followed have been felt … Continue reading

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Charltemon: What to watch out for as Pokemon Go comes to SE7

Never mind the new cabinet, Brexit or whatever our new mayor’s up to, for some people the biggest news right now will be that Pokemon Go is available to download in the UK from today. You might not ever have attempted … Continue reading

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Charlton Athletic fans to be charged for using club’s own ticket office

Football fans who buy their match tickets from Charlton Athletic’s ticket office at The Valley face having to pay an extra £2.50, it has emerged. The club – run by unpopular Belgian electronics magnate Roland Duchâtelet – has slapped the … Continue reading

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53 to be fixed: Whitehall bus link restored from 23 July

Good news for bus passengers in Charlton, as well as Plumstead, Woolwich, Blackheath and Greenwich – route 53 will finally run to Whitehall again from 23 July. The daytime service was suddenly cut back to Lambeth North in January 2015 … Continue reading

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Grow Well, Feel Well Open Day in Maryon Park on Saturday

Tim Anderson from Maryon Park Community Garden would like a word… Maryon Park Community Garden has been chosen to take part in the Capital Growth Grow Well, Feel Well Open Day on Saturday 9th July, from 1pm to 4pm. The … Continue reading

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All change by the river as Second Floor Arts becomes Thames-Side Studios

Second Floor Studios & Arts, the thriving art community on the Charlton/Woolwich border, is now operating under a new identity, with its two directors moving onto a new project in Deptford. Since opening in 2010, Second Floor has grown to … Continue reading

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Cuts U-turn: Maryon Wilson Animal Park finally set to stay in council hands

Greenwich Council is set to keep control of Maryon Wilson Animal Park, finally abandoning plans to spin the centre off into a charitable trust and ending five years of uncertainty about its future. The council first announced plans to scrap … Continue reading

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