Daily Archives: May 17, 2017

Flyover pedestrian underpass where rape took place is a ‘good link’ to new primary school, according to council planners

The underpass near the Croydon Flyover where a brutal rape took place in broad daylight last month has been suggested as a safe route to a new school for mothers and young children at a Croydon Council planning committee meeting … Continue reading

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South Norwood hardware store is ready to shut up shop

Emertons, South Norwood‘s long-established hardware store, is finally shutting its doors after 117 years of trading. The store, in Station Road, has been suffering considerable hardship in the last couple of years, made worse since a 150 per cent rise … Continue reading

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Black Britain documentary features in film club’s schedule

Stanley’s Film Club continues with its weekly programme of movie screenings in South Norwood, after the recent move to a new venue, South Norwood Conservative Club, on South Norwood Hill. After showing a Polish feature tonight, the club next week … Continue reading

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Spread Eagle offers 50% off cabaret festival shows this week

The Spread Eagle Theatre, right in the centre of Croydon, is offering half-price tickets for its Cabaret Festival performances tomorrow night, May 18. Red Hot Globe Trot, at 7.30pm, features La Voix, a semi-finalist on Britain’s Got Talent who has … Continue reading

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Channel 4 food programme seeks volunteers for new series

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East Croydon community plants tree to remember Joan Pick

East Croydon Community Organisation will be staging a tree-planting ceremony next Wednesday, May 24. The tree is being planted in memory of Joan Pick, a tenacious and dedicated campaigner for sustainable economic policies and one who gave outstanding service to … Continue reading

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Morcheeba confirmed as headline act for Overground Festival

The Crystal Palace Overground Festival returns next month, bigger and better than ever before after moving to the heart of Crystal Palace Park. The park, laid out for the Crystal Palace itself, has a long history of gigs including Pink … Continue reading

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