Crowdfunder for our Gipsy Hill Community Christmas Tree!

Pledge your support and help us bring a community Christmas Tree to Gipsy Hill! Donations will be used to provide the tree and decorations, as well as facilitating carolling and other activities around the tree throughout December so that the residents of Gipsy Hill can enjoy the festive spirit. Please click here for the funding … Continue reading Crowdfunder for our Gipsy Hill Community Christmas Tree!

Southwark Blue Plaque scheme – vote for Helene!

Vote now for a special Blue Plaque for Helene Aldwinckle. She was one of the most senior female codebreakers at Bletchley Park, which hosted the British government’s programme to crack the German Enigma code in the Second World War. Helen lived locally at 76 Farquhar Road SE19 from 1979 to 2014. The Southwark Blue Plaque … Continue reading Southwark Blue Plaque scheme – vote for Helene!

WIRELESS FESTIVAL (CRYSTAL PALACE PARK).

LATEST NEWS. Fesitval Republic "Community" page revised on 9th Sept Wireless Festival - Community Info (click link here) and open "Crystal Palace Residents Info" Wireless events will now "finish at 21:30 during the festival 10th September– 12th September" (previously it was shown as 10pm Fri and Sat). The adverstiesed end time of Fesitval Republic Resident's … Continue reading WIRELESS FESTIVAL (CRYSTAL PALACE PARK).

Festive performances at our Gipsy Hill Christmas tree

DUE TO TIER4 COVID RESTRICTIONS - events on 20th, 22nd and 23rd Decemember are cancelled. Throughout December, enjoy festive music and performances around the Christmas Tree by some of the talented local community: Christ Church Musicians - Tuesday 8th 6.30pm Palace Acappella - Wednesday 9th 7.00pm New Covenant Church CHORDS - Saturday 12th 5.00pm Gipsy … Continue reading Festive performances at our Gipsy Hill Christmas tree

Community Rail Awards 2020 – GIPSY HILL !!!

STOP PRESS!!!  GIPSY HILL HAS BEEN AWARDED 2ND PLACE FOR "MOST ENHANCED STATION" IN THE COUNTRY!  Huge thank you to all the volunteers and supporters to achieved this amazing award... and of cource thanks to Fanny, the Gipsy Hill cat for here dedication to our station too. AMAZING NEWS! Friends of Gipsy Hill have been … Continue reading Community Rail Awards 2020 – GIPSY HILL !!!

A new community garden for Gipsy Hill

Send us your ideas for how we can make it a special place where everyone can enjoy,  by 31 Oct. There’s loads of potential - watch the video to see more ... https://twitter.com/i/status/1316355893127188480 Email gipsyhillfriends@gmail.com  with your ideas! It's little way down Sainsburys Road, next to Platform 1 by Gipsy Hill Station... share your ideas … Continue reading A new community garden for Gipsy Hill

Summer Action Days and AGM

Upcoming Community Action days Community Station Garden Events - they take place at the community garden by Gipsy Hill Station - 10am to 2pm. Entrance by Platform 1 in Sainsbury Road. 22nd August 19th September 17th October   Friends of Gipsy Hill AGM FoGH Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held on 19 September 2021 at 4pm, in the … Continue reading Summer Action Days and AGM

Community pride with Lionel Stanhope station bridge mural!

Our new arrival at GIPSY HILL! HUGE THANK YOU to everyone who helped with our new GIPSY HILL mural… and made it so lovely and locally inspired!  It’s been a huge team effort from Friends of Gipsy Hill, Lionel Stanhope, Southern Rail and with special thanks to our epic supporters Network Rail for their funding.  … Continue reading Community pride with Lionel Stanhope station bridge mural!