For enquiries please contact Alun & Barbara Thomas, 020 8771 3182,
The Local History meetings are held on the third Thursday of every month at the Phoenix Centre in Westow Street, Upper Norwood from 8.00 pm until 10.00 pm. Be careful where you park: the Sainsbury car park closes at 9.00 pm. Trains: Gipsy Hill & Crystal Palace. Buses: 3, 122, 157, 202, 227, 249, 322, 358, 363, 410, 417, 432, 450. Admission Free.
- 17th January 2013
The Crystal Palace Brewery. Jerry Green.
- 21st February 2013
"Crystal Clear" A new musical look. Adrian Falks.
- 21st March 2013
Crystal Palace and the Olympics. John Greaterex.
- 18th April 2013
"Splendour and squalor" 19th century London. John Hickman
- 16th May 2013
Entertainers in Leigham Court Road . Tony Fletcher.
- 20th June 2013
Highway Robberies and other Villainous Events. Brian Lancaster.
- 18th July 2013
Streatham. John Brown.
- 15th August 2013
Crystal Palace Gothic - The Architecture of Dyball and others. Alun Thomas.
- 19th September 2013
Letters to the Editor - Norwood News. John Hickman.
- 17th October 2013
Athletes Jack Butler & Jack Morton. Kevin Kelly.
- 21st November 2013
Spas and Pleasure Gardens in Streatham. Brian Bloice
- 20th December 2013
- Sunday 19th May 2013
2.30pm Gipsy Hill to West Norwood meet Gipsy Road/bottom of Gipsy Hill (by field) Jill Dudman
- Sunday 23rd June 2013
2.30pm Perambulation Around Woodside meet St Luke's Church, Portland Road, Woodside Keith Holdaway & John Hickman
- Sunday 28th July 2013
2.30pm Upper Norwood (North) Circular Walk meet Crystal Palace Parade/top of Anerley Hill (park gates) Alex Booth & Mick Martin
- Sunday 1st Sepetmber 2013
2.30pm Upper Norwood (South) Circular Walk meet Crystal Palace Railway Station Alun Thomas
- Sunday 8th September 2013
2.30pm Exploring the Croydon Canal to Anerley meet Norwood Junction Railway Station (main entrance, Station Road) Pat Dennison