Events

Popularity of festival leads to call for volunteers

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The 7th Crystal Palace Overground Festival is recruiting for volunteers to help out at this year’s must-go-to event (Thursday 27 – Sunday 30 June).  Volunteer roles include stewarding around the main outdoor stage, supervising the kids’ zone and meeting and greeting visitors.  “We’re looking for passionate, fun-loving volunteers, aged 18 and over to ensure this year’s…

BURNS NIGHT IN THE LIBRARY

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  A BURNS NIGHT is being held in Upper Norwood joint library on Saturday (26th). The haggis will be piped in as Robert Burns’ famous poem To a Haggis (1786) is read out from 7.30pm. After this there will be an opportunity for adults to recite/read/perform poetry with a Scottish link they have written or their…

PALACE YOU WERE TERRIFIC

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LIBRARY CAMPAIGNER Robbie Gibson has voiced his thanks on Facebook in the wake of Thursday nights sell-out concert in Upper Norwood joint library: Massive shout to all those involved in the sell out gig in the library:  Project Audio on 0208 771 1620 in Crystal Palace for donating the PA system and to Simon Gaiger…

Family fun day celebrates playground transformation

Westow Park Fun Day, official opening attended by Councillor Pat Ryan

On Sunday 7 October 2012 Friends of Westow Park in Crystal Palace held a Community Fun Day to celebrate the installation of its long-awaited new play structure and its official opening. The project, funded largely by a £53,000 Community Spaces open grant, has transformed a neglected public space to become the vibrant, social hub that…

Crystal Palace Overland Festival starts tomorrow

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Crystal Palace Overground Festival: Westow Park & Crystal Palace Triangle, SE19 13-16 June, 2012 iPhone, iPad and iTouch users can download a FREE festival app from the iTunes store. Featuring general information, an interactive map pin-pointing where events are taking place and listings by artists and venues for the 4 days of the festival  www.crystalpalacefestival.org The…

MIDCENTURY MODERN this Sunday

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Sunday 14th November 2010 [qype id="197033"], Dulwich Common, SE21 7LD 10am to 4pm Entrance £7 on the day www.modernshows.com Free Parking up to 200 spaces Vintage style entertainment and delicious food at the entrance to the show Artists Dinos Chapman and MIKE NELSON and furniture’s finest Sheridan Coakley, Matthew Hilton and Russell Pinch shop here. …

Crystal Palace to get Second International Film Festival

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CRYSTAL PALACE is to stage a second international film festival again next year and it has already attracted 18 entries within 10 days and a year to go. Next years festival will take place later in the year in September, Neill Roy  of film festival organisers Harlequin Productions told the latest meeting of Crystal…

Final call for entries to Cancer Research 10k

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On Sunday 10th October, Crystal Palace will welcome over 1000 runners who are taking up the challenge to Run 10K for Cancer Research UK, to help beat cancer. The National Sports Stadium will be opening its gates to play host to the start of the race, with participants and supporters gathering trackside, to warm up…