Daily Archives: August 2, 2016

Former Advertiser reporter: ‘the paper is now beyond saving’

Gareth Davies, until recently the Croydon Advertiser’s chief reporter, has today supplemented his Friday night Twitter outburst about the decline of the newspaper with a detailed essay which picks apart the decade-long disinvestment in local journalism, and journalists, by the … Continue reading

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Croydon’s Night of Dance will be far from a minor Morris affair

The 2016 Croydon Night of Dance will not be a minor Morris affair, as the organisers expect up to 150 dancers from 16 groups to take part in one of the biggest gatherings of the ancient English folk dancers assembled … Continue reading

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Stellar season sees Trinity shortlisted for rugby award

RUGBY ROUND-UP: Trinity School has been shortlisted as the Rugby School of the Year at a set of awards which recognise outstanding contribution to the sport. The National Rugby Awards will take place at Twickenham on September 1 and the … Continue reading

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