Category Archives: Selsdon & Ballards

How to add that luxury touch to your special afternoon tea

National Afternoon Tea Week is coming up (who knew?!). Here, exclusively for Inside Croydon, RICHARD SIMMONDS, the head chef at De Vere Selsdon Estate, offers his top tips to help you host a memorable afternoon tea Without doubt the most … Continue reading

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Suffragette collection fetches record amount at Selsdon auction

The National Museum of Wales stepped in to buy a rare suffragette medal and the historic archive of Kate Evans at an auction staged at Fairleigh Golf Club in Selsdon yesterday. The letters, books and awards of suffragette Kate Williams … Continue reading

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Mini-Beast Hunt, Selsdon Wood, Aug 15

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Mischief Makers summer reading challenge, Jul 14- Sep 15

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Rare suffragette’s Hunger Strike medal is set to be auctioned

In the centenary year of women in Britain first getting the vote, TV auction expert Catherine Southon is staging a sale in Croydon where the leading lot is a wonderful archive of one suffragette’s fight for the cause, including a … Continue reading

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Selsdon Wood Summer Flower Walk, Jun 17

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Bric-a-Brac and Book Bazaar, St John’s Selsdon, Jun 16

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