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Charlton set to keep Charing Cross trains and gain Thameslink services in rail revamp

New rail timetables put out to consultation today show Charlton is due to keep its trains to Charing Cross from May 2018 – and is set to gain a new service to Blackfriars, St Pancras and Luton. The reshuffle of … Continue reading

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Charlton Triangle Homes tells residents its cladding is safe following Grenfell Tower fire disaster

Charlton Triangle Housing has told residents the cladding used on its blocks is safe and will not easily catch fire, following the the disaster at Grenfell Tower in North Kensington. On Friday, police confirmed at least 30 people had died in … Continue reading

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Maryon Park to host Picnic in the Park this Sunday

Charlton Parkside Community Hub and Valley Hill Community Hub have been in touch about Picnic in the Park in Maryon Park this Sunday, 18 June from 2-6pm. We have been very busy co-ordinating all the lovely people and groups who … Continue reading

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Flowers left at scene as police launch murder inquiry following Charlton stabbing

Police have launched a murder inquiry after a man died after being stabbed behind Phipps House, off Woolwich Road, on Tuesday. Flowers, candles and bottles of beer were being left at the scene on Wednesday evening, with neighbours gathering to … Continue reading

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Charlton-based community station Maritime Radio lands full-time FM licence

A radio station run out of a studio at Charlton Athletic’s stadium has been given a full-time licence to broadcast to Greenwich borough on FM. Maritime Radio, which has broadcast on two temporary licences over the past two years, is … Continue reading

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Developer eyes 25-storey tower at Thames Barrier on Charlton riverside

A property developer has revealed plans for a 25-storey tower for land next to the Thames Barrier – flying in the face of Greenwich Council’s proposed new masterplan for the Charlton riverside. Komoto Group Limited wants to redevelop the site … Continue reading

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Charlton skate park: First detailed images emerge with construction planned for summer

The first images of the planned skate park for Charlton Park have been published as part of the final planning application for the scheme. They show the park, which was given outline planning permission by Greenwich councillors in September, curving … Continue reading

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