Category Archives: Activities

Christmas shopping emporium, Stanley Halls, Nov 22

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St Peter’s Primary Christmas Fair, Nov 29

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Cloth Nappy Library opening, Beanies, Nov 24

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From Penge to Pissaro: talks that offer grasp on local history

Intrigued by your family history? Interested in tracing the roots of your family tree? Want to find out what your grandfather or great-grandfather did in the Great War 100 years ago? The next talk at the Norwood Society, at 7.30pm … Continue reading

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Struggling on low wages? The BBC wants to hear from you

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Friends of the Earth Green Beanfeast, Green Dragon, Dec 15

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Assembly offers chance to talk about issues that really matter

ANDREW FISHER welcomes the opportunity to improve the level of debate on important issues including the NHS, the economy, schools and housing The national political debate could not be more irrelevant. The newspapers obsess over whether Ed Miliband looks “weird”, … Continue reading

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Cinema Ruskin looks to startle in its latest movie season

Dr Crippen, Mr Scrooge, Jekyll and Hyde: the Cinema Ruskin film club is back with more black and white movie classics Bella Bartock, our tireless arts correspondent, now in her ninth decade but still dipping her nib in vitriol, was … Continue reading

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McDonnell and Serwotka to speak at Croydon Assembly

With the mainstream political parties in disarray, the Conservatives about to lose a second parliamentary seat to UKIP, Labour’s leader under attack in the media and in Scotland from the SNP, and working people facing the biggest fall in the … Continue reading

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Veteran cars pick up steam as they rally through Croydon

LONDON TO BRIGHTON PICTURE (NOT SO) SPECIAL: They started coming through just before 8am, six miles or so from the start in Hyde Park into their 50-mile trek to the south coast. And after the spectator buses and stewards’ cars … Continue reading

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Park Hill Junior School fireworks display, Nov 7

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World War I Centenary Concert, Ruskin House, Nov 2

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Dekker features in Norwood and Thornton Heath film festival

JANET SMITH, from the Save the David Lean Cinema Campaign, is looking forward to next week’s South Norwood and Thornton Heath Free Film Festival The inaugural South Norwood and Thornton Heath Free Film Festival begins on Saturday. This is part … Continue reading

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South Norwood Country Park family fun day, Oct 25

Family Fun Day South Norwood Country Park Saturday, 25 October 2014, 12 noon – 4pm       Have fun with nature! Bring a picnic and enjoy an afternoon of activities bushcraft, den building, water filters, natural navigation, bug hunts, nature walks, games, … Continue reading

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The Brook recording studio open day and party, Nov 9

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