Category Archives: Community associations

Butler caught out in another lie over sale of public park land

Two years ago, the council’s deputy leader gave her word that all the borough’s parks and open spaces would be protected from development. So guess what the Labour-run council has been caught out trying to do with a much-loved park … Continue reading

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Christmas Crafts, St Francis, Monks Hill, Dec 8

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Charities’ support centre under threat from latest flats scheme

Around a dozen locally based charities and support groups face being evicted from their offices or having access to vital facilities withdrawn, as the owner wants to convert two floors of the Croydon Carers’ Support Centre on George Street into … Continue reading

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Old Coulsdon Christmas lights switch-on, Nov 23

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Crystal Palace Affordable Art Fayre, Westow Hill, Nov 29-Dec 1

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Remembrance Service, Purley Memorial Hospital, Nov 10

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Gates Foundation boosts Rotary Club’s collection to fight polio

More than £1,300 was raised to help eradicate polio around the world at an event staged last week by the Rotary Club of Croydon. The World’s Greatest Meal event, with guest speaker Trudi Hilton, saw members donate hundreds of pounds, … Continue reading

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