Category Archives: History

The world of Beatrix Potter, Honeywood Museum, Oct 25

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History cross-stitch session, Honeywood Museum, Aug 23

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Kenley Common Festival of Archaeology, Jul 22-23

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Victorian school day at Honeywood Museum, Aug 9

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Purley film-maker looking for family ties of colonial engineer

A documentary film-maker who lives in Purley is appealing for help to delve into the colonial past of India and to track down family and descendents of a pioneering British engineer whose life’s work has helped to save the lives … Continue reading

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Book now for Grindrod’s free talk on living on the Outskirts

The latest Talking Inside Croydon event gives our loyal reader the chance to hear John Grindrod talk about his new book, Outskirts, Living Life on the Edge of the Green Belt. The free event will be staged on Wednesday, July … Continue reading

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The Men of the Wrythe WWI commemorations, Jul 15

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