Background Information - Index

Covers a wide variety of material related to CPC issues....


(B.1) Five Councils
Location of Crystal Palace Park
(B.3) Brief History of the Crystal Palace
(B.4) Background to the Development at Crystal Palace Park - (brief Campaign History)
(B.5) Integrated Transport White Paper
(B.6) William Frederick Woodington A. R. A.
Crystal Palace - "On a hot summer's day" by Mrs Karen Pender-Gunn, September 1999
What role does the citizen play with respect to the shaping of leisure policy? - by Rosina Motilla, September 1999
FACT SHEET - used on the 26th February 2000 anti-UCI demonstration. A summary of issues concerning the proposed development and other matters.
Single Regeneration Budget - Bromley Council's claims scrutinised, 12 May 2000
Supporters of the CPC - LIST
(B.12) The Crystal Palace Campaign's
"Core Principals"
Why is it important to save our trees? - a note by Ken Lewington, CPC Vice Chairman (31/1/01)
The Crystal Palace Design - from competition to compromise - background chronology to the "trophy architecture" debate - Ken Lewington, CPC Vice Chairman (17/03/01)
Unitary Development Plan - 2001 - (New threat from Bromley)
Election Results - 2001 - includes:- last Parliament composition, current Cabinet Members 10 June 2001
Death of Sir Charles Fox - The Engineer 1874
Sir Charles Fox - memoir - Institution of Civil Engineers 1874
Fox, Sir Charles (1810-1874) Dictionary of National Biography (1921)
River, Road and Rail, some engineering reminiscences - by Francis Fox (1904) - son of Sir Charles Fox (of Fox and Henderson)
Sir Charles Fox - An introduction to his life and role in the Crystal Palace building - by R E Sacks(2002)
GLOSSARY of terms
The Peoples' Palace - Dulwich College November 2002 - Jan Piggott, Archivist
CRYSTAL PALACE PARK - CURRENT STATUS; map and notes - Ray Sacks, Pat Trembath, Crystal Palace Campaign, 5 June 2003
How to Rebuild the Crystal Palace (& The Crystal Palace Corner Project) - Lecture by John Greatrex at Dulwich Picture Gallery, 26 February 2004
Crystal Palace Park: The Dialogue Process, by Nigel Westaway & Associates, June 2004
"Please miss, can I have a detention?"; The new, improved Kingsdale comprehensive is such fun the pupils won't want to leave. Jonathan Glancey reports, The Guardian 19 July 2004, Architecture
Crystal Palace High Level Railway Station - route to the "Screaming Alice", 6 February 2005, by Ray Sacks - compiled from various sources.
(B27) Hilary Cottam, Designer of the Year Award - 2005 - Design Museum
Crystal Palace Park - development proposals from 1937 - 1998
To Engineer is Human, The role of failure in successful design, Henry Petroski - Vintage 1992
Code of Conduct, Working Group Members, 20 June 2006

Last updated: 30/11/99
5/12/99 - corrected B.8 reference; was B.7
3/03/00 - added Fact Sheet; 12/05/00
4/11/00;31/1/01; 17/03/01; 6/4/01;11/5/01;21/5/01; 10/6/01;22/03/02;22/7/02; 17/11/02;5/6/03;29/3/04;21/6/04;21/7/04;6/2/2005, 12/6/05;25/7/05;25/9/05;24/06/06