Monthly Archives: March 2013

Penge Rec, Cator Park and Alexandra Park all being improved

All three of the major parks in our ward are having their facilities improved.   We have long argued that Penge Rec, probably the best used  open space we have after Crystal Palace Park, needed an upgrade in the children’s area.   … Continue reading

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Citizens Advice Bureau sessions, new timings and locations

The Council’s decision to reduce funding to the Beckenham and Penge CAB has led to the closure of the office in Snowdown Close.   CAB services in the area now have to be run from “outreach” centres across the ward.   This … Continue reading

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Penge Post Office smarten up – no more pigeons.

Ever since our dedicated Post Office closed there have been complaints about the service in the replacement.    These have often been about the length of time it took to be served.  Recently, these have reduced and it seems that except … Continue reading

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Clock House Grill License Application Withdrawn

An application from Clock House Grill on the corner of Beckenham Rd and Chaffinch Rd to increase their hours to 0300am on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings and 0100am for the rest of the week has been withdrawn.  A License hearing … Continue reading

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57 High St gets planning consent for A3/5 Use

57 High Street, Penge has been given planning consent for restaurant/take away use at a meeting of the Plans 2 sub committee last night.   The premises is currently in use as an internet cafe.   The hours of operation will be … Continue reading

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