Category Archives: Charity

Asian Resource Centre coffee morning, London Road, Aug 23

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Ronnie Corbett’s club to stage cancer charity golf classic

The Addington, one of the top golf clubs in England, is staging a special charity day next month in honour of one of its most famous members, Ronnie Corbett. The Ronnie Corbett Memorial Charity Golf Classic is being staged on … Continue reading

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Dogs Trust Community Event, Lloyd Park, Aug 10

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Charity fundraiser day at Lord Roberts on the Green, Sep 17

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Fraudster former LibDem councillor puts his home up for sale

A former senior Liberal Democrat councillor in Sutton, who is to appear in Croydon Crown Court this week for sentencing on theft and fraud charges, does not appear to expect to get off with a non-custodial sentence: Alan Salter has … Continue reading

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Local newspaper group seeks funding through a charity appeal

Waitrose’s George Street branch is this month using part of its community charity fund-raiser to support a newspaper business which last year reported profits of £70million and which axed the jobs of around 200 professional journalists. The Croydon branch of … Continue reading

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Greenpeace recruits SpongeBob to fight to save Amazon Reef

Local environmental activists got busy at the weekend, with the help of SpongeBob SquarePants, to lobby oil giant BP to stop drilling in a sensitive area off the coast of Brazil. Croydon Greenpeace were collecting signatures on a petition and … Continue reading

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