Category Archives: History

READER OFFER: Win a Croydon true history book in our quiz

Inside Croydon is delighted to have FOUR copies of The Shadow Of The Teapot to give away as prizes in an easy to enter competition – open exclusively for signed up Patrons of this website. The Shadow Of The Teapot, … Continue reading

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Five Broken Cameras, Ruskin House Film Club, May 31

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Carshalton-on-Sea, Honeywood Museum, Jul 6-7

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The History of Crystal Palace, Upper Norwood, May 13

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400 veteran cars heading this way for their annual rally

As tradition dictates, at day break on the first Sunday in November, more than 400 remarkable horseless carriages dating back to the dawn of motoring will set out from Hyde Park on their annual pilgrimage to Brighton on the Sussex … Continue reading

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May the Fourth be with you: Star Wars blue plaque in Purley

Tomorrow is International Star Wars Day. May the Fourth. Be with you. Geddit? Which is why it is a suitable date to remember actor Peter Cushing, whose former home at 32 St James’ Road, Purley, now bears a blue plaque … Continue reading

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Terrific Transport exhibit, Honeywood Museum, May 25-Jun 2

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