Category Archives: Restaurants

International TableTop Games Day at Project B, Apr 29

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South Norwood book club to chart another decline and fall

GUY CLAPPERTON, of South Norwood’s Page Turners book club, looks back at this week’s meeting and gets on a Waugh footing for May A terrific meeting last night with seven of us – three of whom were brand new members … Continue reading

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Caribbean dream meals arrive on Croydon’s high street

There’s a new restaurant open in town, and our resident culture vulture, BELLA BARTOCK, slipped on her sling-backs for an entertaining night built around rum, reggae and jerk My first observation on entering this new restaurant in the heart of … Continue reading

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Page Turners read The Girls, Yeha Noha, Apr 6

South Norwood’s monthly book club meets next on April 6, when the book to be discussed is The Girls, the debut novel by American author Emma Cline. The group meets on the first Thursday of each month at Yeha Noha, … Continue reading

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Tory MP helps to promote 10% off takeaway curry offer

See, that’s the problem when, as the constituency MP, you “show your support for local business” by posing for a picture outside the local curry house owned by a Tory Party donor. Before long, you’re appearing plastered all over a … Continue reading

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Pants! Runners told to keep their trousers on in park cafe

Shock, horror, and barely disguised disgust among the demure “ladies who lunch” in Selsdon and Ballards after “outrageous” behaviour – outrageous, no less – following a cross-country race in Lloyd Park a fortnight ago. There were even mutterings of refunds … Continue reading

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Another bar closes with a Txt message for Croydon business

Are we witnessing the real impact of Boozepark on the rest of Croydon’s night time economy, with the announcement of the closure of another bar within a mile of the council-subsidised food and drink venue? Bar Txt, on South End, … Continue reading

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