ENGLISH HERITAGE BLUE PLAQUE FOR LESLIE HOWARD IN CRYSTAL PALACE

  Star of stage and screen who helped the war effort honoured Actor and film director Leslie Howard (1893-1943) has been commemorated with an English Heritage blue plaque at 45 Farquhar Road in Upper Norwood, south London. The plaque was installed on Tuesday 3rd September at the home where he lived in his later childhood –…

BROMLEYS EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEETING

Bromley councils executive are due to consider a report on proposals to rebuild the Crystal Palace at their meeting tomorrow night (Wednesday October 16th). The report includes details of a 16-month exclusivity agreement for Sheffield Trees to convert the gardens and their advisers are currently finalising…

PROJECT MUST HAVE SUPPORT OF THE LOCAL PEOPLE

Any large scale project for the Crystal Palace site accompanied by the loss of significant amounts of parkland must have the support of local people, says the chairman of the Crystal Palace park community stakeholder group. We do not want to see, as happened in the past, years more of legal battles which will only…