Daily Archives: January 12, 2018

MP Jones describes Government nursery cuts as ‘a disgrace’

Sarah Jones, the Labour MP for Croydon Central, has branded as “a disgrace” the Government decision to cut a grant to a specialist nursery in South Croydon which, for the past 40 years, has helped school-aged mums get back into … Continue reading

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Kempster’s historic airport mural flies in to Croydon

An important piece of historic artwork is going on public display at the Historic Croydon Airport Open Days in 2018. The artwork, called “The History of Aviation”, is a giant mural, 26 feet long, painted by one of the major … Continue reading

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World Cup-winning captain is helping out at Frant Road

RUGBY ROUND-UP: A World Cup-winning captain is coming to Thornton Heath next week to help Croydon’s up-and-coming young players. Katy Daley-McLean led England to women’s Rugby World Cup glory in 2014, played at the 2016 Rio Olympics, and was a … Continue reading

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Children’s Society art exhibition and sale, Sanderstead, Mar 17

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Old Coulsdon Village Market, Cameron Hall, Feb 3

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Erato Orchestra concert, St Mark’s Purley, Mar 17

Saturday March 17 St Mark’s Church, Church Road, Purley CR8 3QQ 8pm Erato Orchestra concert   JOHANN STAMITZ – Symphony in E flat MOZART – Violin Concerto No.4 in D K.218 CHABRIER – Danse Villageoise HAYDN – Symphony No.52 in … Continue reading

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