Category Archives: Community associations

Croydon celebrates the life of architect Tarsem Flora

Croydon has been celebrating the life of Tarsem Flora this week. Tarsem, died on September 8, aged 79, having been diagnosed in February last year with prostate cancer. He was a leading figure in the Purley community for five decades … Continue reading

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Thornton Heath parks meeting, Brigstock Road, Oct 14

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Sanderstead Community Day, Sanderstead Rec, Sep 30

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Norbury residents are giving a makeover to their association

One of the residents groups in Norbury which has organised regular clean-ups in an effort to spruce up the area is giving itself a bit of a makeover, and a new name. The Norbury Avenue and Thornton Heath group has … Continue reading

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Planning chair Scott to face scrutiny at gentrification screening

Paul Scott, the chair of Croydon Council’s planning committee which is pushing through £250million-worth of publicly financed house-building without a single council home being built, is to face public scrutiny in his own backyard tomorrow night at the Stanley’s Film … Continue reading

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Croydon Airport wins on the Lottery for Zeppelin war project

The Historic Croydon Airport Trust has announced that it has received a National Lottery grant of £9,200 for its “Fighting for Air: The First World War Origins of Croydon Airport” project. With the money from the Heritage Lottery Fund, the … Continue reading

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Norbury Brook clean-up, Thornton Heath Rec, Oct 7

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