Tag Archives: Olympics

Breaking news: Kilburn Grange Feis festival is off

We’ve just heard from council officers this afternoon that the controversial application to run a ‘Feis‘ festival in Kilburn Grange park at the time of the Olympics has been withdrawn. It’s fair to say that we haven’t had such a large-scale licensing application in Kilburn since becoming councillors – nor has there been such clear […]

Concern over plans for festival in Kilburn Grange park

A number of residents have been in contact to raise concern about the plans for the ‘Feis Irish Village’ to run in Kilburn Grange park from 26 July – 12 August. The proposal is to erect a big marquee – which could hold up to 5,000 people (although the promoter says he doesn’t expect more […]

Glenda backs campaign to Save Charteris Sports Centre

MP GLENDA JACKSON BACKS CAMPAIGN TO SAVE “IRREPLACEABLE” LONDON SPORTS CENTRE IN DEPRIVED WARD Glenda Jackson, MP for Hampstead and Kilburn, has added her voice to a campaign to stop the closure of a much-loved sports and community centre in north-west London. Charteris Sports Centre in Kilburn is a ‘hub’ for a range of health […]

Latest Kilburn Rose newsletter for tonight’s meeting

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Fun and Games

How can areas like Kilburn profit from Camden’s Olympic dividend? A question posed at a Camden scrutiny committee.