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Invicta Primary School remembers 15 killed in wartime bombing

A plaque remembering the 15 people killed when Invicta Primary School was bombed in World War II was unveiled last week at a special ceremony. 12 firefighters and three others were killed when the then Invicta Road School – then … Continue reading

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Have your say on 11-storey blocks planned for Victoria Way

Developer Fairview New Homes is asking residents what they think of plans to build 370 new homes, including 11-storey blocks, on the site currently occupied by the remaining warehouse units off Victoria Way. The western part of the site – … Continue reading

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Cllr Gary Parker’s Charlton ward report: March 2017

Here’s an update from Charlton ward councillor Gary Parker on what he has been up to over the winter. I have met with residents and raised issues with the Chair of Planning about planning issues – the council’s planning department … Continue reading

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Rockwell’s Anchor & Hope Lane tower: What’s happening?

A little while back, while alerting people to a meeting about the new masterplan for the Charlton riverside, we touched on plans for a 28-storey tower block on Anchor & Hope Lane, along with other big blocks behind Atlas Gardens … Continue reading

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Charlton church’s winter night shelter gets council grant

A winter night shelter at a Charlton church has been given a £500 grant by Greenwich Council as it opens its doors for the first three months of the year. The shelter at St Thomas Church opened its doors for … Continue reading

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Charlton & Woolwich Free Film Festival 2017: get involved!

The Charlton & Woolwich Free Film Festival, launched last year and run entirely by volunteers, is back for 2017 and the organisers have been in touch with details of their first planning meeting: The Charlton and Woolwich Free Film Festival … Continue reading

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Shop at Tesco? Here’s how to help the Maryon Park Community Garden

The team behind Maryon Park Community Garden have been in touch…. The Maryon Park Community Garden has been nominated for a Tesco Bags of Help grant to upgrade the garden fencing and gates. We may receive £8K, £10K or £12K … Continue reading

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