Category Archives: Charity

£657,000 grant helps Family Action stage summer activities

Parents across the borough are being encouraged to sign their children up to Croydon’s biggest school summer holiday activity programme. Croydon Council and charity Family Action are co-ordinating the free Holiday Food and Fun programme, where dozens of local groups … Continue reading

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JAGS Foundation summer project – volunteers needed

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Cassandra Centre table top sale, Norbury, Jul 14

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Purley Rotary Club appoints Tibbles as first woman president

Purley Rotary Club this week welcomed its first woman President in its near-100-year history. Pam Tibbles took over from Frank Hardiman on Monday. “I am tremendously honoured to be appointed the club’s first female President since it was formed in … Continue reading

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Council’s prestige £6.5m youth project opening gets delayed

Four years after they announced the project in a flurry of mutual back-slapping, the council’s leadership has gone quiet as the Legacy Youth Zone has missed its deadline, reports KEN LEE There has been an unusual, for him, silence from … Continue reading

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For Croydon Council, it is National Couldn’t Care Less Week

Today marks the start of National Carers Week, which is supposed to be seven days of activities and events according to the Carers Week website, “to raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges unpaid carers face and recognise the contribution … Continue reading

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Mental Health awareness seminar, Thornton Heath, Jun 13

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