Category Archives: Activities

Walk with bats, birds and trees with Great North Wood project

The Great North Wood project, run by the London Wildlife Trust, is an initiative that aims to engage local people to help protect and enhance an invaluable landscape. The Great North Wood is one of London’s most valuable Living Landscapes. … Continue reading

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BBC producers seek family to go Back In Time

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SERA and NGRA Norbury Big Lunch, Jun 12

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Upper Norwood club holds art exhibit and Grease lightning

The Upper Norwood Association for Community Care – UNACC – is staging an art exhibition this Friday, May 27, after experiencing a bit of Grease lightning at their film club tomorrow. UNACC, which is a day centre for people over … Continue reading

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Carers’ information day, Fairfield Halls, Jun 8

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Love Norbury Day, Norbury High Street, Jun 11

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West Norwood Feast market, Jun 5

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Come Dine With Me seeks volunteers for new series

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Choir keeps the home fires burning with songs at Ypres

The Croydon Male Voice Choir heads to Belgium next week to pay its centenary tribute to the fallen of World War I. The choir will be singing two pieces at the regular Last Post evening ceremony at the Menin Gate, … Continue reading

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Puncheon to perform official opening of Palace Beer Festival

Jason Puncheon will open the 2016 Crystal Palace Beer Festival at Selhurst Park on Saturday May 28. This will be the sixth year that Palace has celebrated the end-of-the-season with a beer festival and get together in the Holmesdale Road … Continue reading

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Well Versed open mic poetry night, Thornton Heath, May 26

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Take a stroll with TfL on a free guided walk next weekend

Enjoy spectacular views of London on one of Transport for London’s Spring into Summer free guided walks next weekend, May 21 and 22. There are 45 free guided walks across the capital, organised by Walk London and TfL, which explore … Continue reading

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Free film festival invites volunteers to meeting, May 31

The South Norwood and Thornton Heath Free Film Festival is looking for volunteers to help with the staging of this year’s event. A prospective volunteers’ meeting is being held at the Yeha Noha cafe in South Norwood on Monday May … Continue reading

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Addiscombe Festival, Ashburton Park, May 29

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Stanley Halls goes all glam rock with a touch of Velvet

Get ready to dust off your platforms and channel your inner-Bowie as the Stanley Halls Film Club be screening Todd Hayne’s 1998 cult classic Velvet Goldmine, starring Ewan McGregor, Christian Bale and Jonathan Rhys Meyers, on Wednesday, June 1. Not … Continue reading

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‘Woodstock’ takes on Glastonbury in South Norwood

Those lovable rogues at the South Norwood Tourist Board have come up with another wheeze, this time with a music festival to rival Glastonbury, all staged at what is possibly Croydon’s smallest park. With the micro-park sited close to the … Continue reading

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South Norwood Clocktower Market, May 14 and Jun 11

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Junction Road Big Lunch charity street party, June 12

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Croydon inter-faith bike ride and picnic, June 5

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Howard Primary School Summer Fair, June 25

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