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Former Fulham and West Ham man gives his view on Palace’s display at Manchester City

It may not have been unexpected, but the manner of Crystal Palace's defeat at Manchester City on Saturday will be alarming to Eagles boss Roy Hodgson.

That is the view of former Fulham and West Ham United defender Tony Gale, who also had a brief spell at Palace during his playing ...

2017-09-26 09:03 open_in_new
Man in hospital after crash between car and moped on Norbury Avenue

A man is in hospital this evening (Monday, September 25) after sustaining injuries during a crash between a car and a moped.

Police were called to Norbury Avenue at 6.50pm.

London Ambulance Service (LAS) was also called to the scene of the collision and took one casualty by road to ...

2017-09-26 01:21 open_in_new
Transfer talk: Palace and Brighton could make bids to sign Everton man in January

Crystal Palace could reignite their interest in Everton striker Oumar Niasse in January, according to reports.

However, it is understood that they could face competition from arch-rivals Brighton & Hove Albion.

The Senegalese striker came close to joining Palace on the final day of ...

2017-09-26 00:13 open_in_new
Man appears in court charged with causing death of a grandfather in fatal New Addington crash

A man has appeared in court to answer charges in connection with a fatal crash which killed a New Addington grandfather seven months ago.

Patrick Collins, of King Henry's Drive in New Addington, stood in the dock at Croydon Magistrates' Court charged with causing the death of Selwyn Clarke ...

2017-09-25 23:07 open_in_new
Crystal Palace assistant discusses the dynamic of working with Roy Hodgson

Ray Lewington says he believes that he and Roy Hodgson have a lot in common as "old-fashioned" football coaches.

The pair have been reunited at Crystal Palace, having previously worked together at Fulham and England, with Lewington coming in as Hodgson's assistant manager in south ...

2017-09-25 23:07 open_in_new
Heartbroken family tell how woman's horrific murder haunts them every day

The devastated family of a woman who was murdered by her fiancée just hours after they became engaged, have said they will live with what happened "forever".

Grandmother Sabrina Mullings, 38, was described by her grieving daughter as "beyond happy" when she announced her engagement to ...

2017-09-25 22:01 open_in_new
Video shows exactly how the new massive skyscraper will look in Croydon town centre

A new video has been released showing how the new 68-storey skyscraper will look in Croydon town centre.

Last week, members of Croydon Council's planning committee unanimously approved plans for One Lansdowne Road, a double tower skyscraper with structures of 68 and 41 storeys, linked by ...

2017-09-25 20:55 open_in_new
Crystal Palace midfielder has message for the fans after humbling at Manchester City

Crystal Palace midfielder Luka Milivojevic has praised the club's supporters for sticking with the team during their current poor run of form.

The Eagles currently sit rock bottom of the Premier League table with no points from six games so far this season, with the 5-0 defeat at ...

2017-09-25 20:55 open_in_new
Man found guilty of murdering fiancée by stabbing her and demanding she 'drink his blood'

A man has been found guilty of murdering his fiancée after saying he did the "Devil's work" by stabbing her through the heart just hours after they became engaged.

Ivan Griffin was on trial at the Old Bailey for the murder of grandmother Sabrina Mullings, 38, who was stabbed to death in ...

2017-09-25 19:49 open_in_new
Could Crystal Palace star play for Manchester City? Former Spurs man believes he could

Ruben Loftus-Cheek has been described as a "Rolls Royce" of a footballer after impressing once again for Crystal Palace against Manchester City on Saturday.

The England U21 international, who is on loan at Palace from Chelsea, was once again the Eagles' biggest threat going forward and hit ...

2017-09-25 19:49 open_in_new
Have-a-go hero, 73, tried to protect family from moped machete attack with suitcase

A have-a-go hero in his seventies used a suitcase as a shield to his family when a machete-wielding moped gang targeted them.

The 73-year-old man has spoken about his brave actions and how he tried to defend his wife and relatives from the frightening attack in Thornton Heath.

He ...

2017-09-25 19:49 open_in_new
Crystal Palace ace is confident the Eagles will survive in the Premier League

Luka Milivojevic insists that he is still confident that Crystal Palace will turn things around, despite their poor start to the season.

The Eagles currently sit rock bottom of the Premier League table, with no points and no goals from their first six games of the season, following a 5-0 ...

2017-09-25 18:43 open_in_new
An Addiscombe builder got someone named Michael to illegally dump waste and it landed him in court

An Addiscombe builder has been fined £1,550 after he employed an unidentified man to illegally dump trade waste.

Marius Mihaescu, 45, of Shirley Road, pleaded guilty to an offence of failing in his duty of care after waste was found illegally dumped in Handy Cross, High Wycombe.

The ...

2017-09-25 18:43 open_in_new
Crystal Palace could be without striker for several weeks, reports claim

Crystal Palace could be without striker Christian Benteke for several weeks, according to reports.

The former Liverpool and Aston Villa man went off injured against Manchester City on Saturday, with the Belgian international limping off in the second half of the 5-0 defeat at the Etihad ...

2017-09-25 17:33 open_in_new
They’re gr-eight! Crystal Palace bounce back in style with win on the road at Poole Town

Crystal Palace Ladies may have lost their unbeaten record in the league last week, but they bounced back in style yesterday at Poole Town (Sunday).

Palace were beaten for the first time this season on Wednesday night as they endured a night of frustration against Lewes, losing 1-0 in the ...

2017-09-25 16:27 open_in_new
Crystal Palace star called up for crucial World Cup qualifiers next month

Crystal Palace midfielder James McArthur has been called up to the Scotland squad for the vital World Cup qualifiers with Slovakia and Slovenia next month.

The Eagles star has been named in Gordon Strachan's squad for the games, which will decide whether or not Scotland still have a chance ...

2017-09-25 15:19 open_in_new
Murder investigation launched after man stabbed to death in West Norwood

A murder investigation has been launched after a man was stabbed to death near a cemetery in West Norwood.

Police were called on Sunday (September 24) to reports of a stabbing on Dunbar Street at about 5.40pm.

READ MORE: The chilling murder of a Coulsdon mum brutally beaten to death ...

2017-09-25 15:19 open_in_new
Crystal Palace boss not giving January transfer window any thought just yet

Roy Hodgson admits he is still learning about his players at Crystal Palace and is not thinking about the January transfer window.

The Eagles currently sit rock bottom of the Premier League after a 5-0 defeat against Manchester City on Saturday, with Palace still not scoring a goal or ...

2017-09-25 14:13 open_in_new
Crystal Palace star bemoans the timing of the goals as Manchester City run out worthy winners

Crystal Palace midfielder Luka Milivojevic admitted that Manchester City were worthy winners after the Eagles' heavy defeat at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday.

The Eagles currently sit rock bottom of the Premier League table, with no points and no goals from their first six games of the ...

2017-09-25 13:07 open_in_new
This Croydon bar is looking for a glass collector - with food and drink discounts on offer

A bar in Croydon is looking for a glass collector and one of the staff perks is discount on food and drink.

Slug & Lettuce, located on Park Lane, is looking for a "hard-working, reliable and driven" individual to join its team as a glass collector.

Successful applicants of the full ...

2017-09-25 12:01 open_in_new
Caribsoul in Croydon town centre closes 'until further notice'

Hungry workers nipping out for lunch this week may have noticed that Caribsoul, on George Street, has closed its doors.

The Caribbean eatery shut on Monday (September 18) and will remain closed until further notice, a sign posted in its window says.

It reads: "Dear customers, due to ...

2017-09-25 10:55 open_in_new