Tag Archives: Anna Kennedy Online

National charity names Inside Croydon among autism heroes

Steven Downes, the editor of Inside Croydon, was honoured by a national charity last night when named Journalist of the Year at the Anna Kennedy Online Autism Hero Awards. According to the official citation, Downes was nominated for the award … Continue reading

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Inside Croydon editor nominated for charity’s prestigious award

Steven Downes, the editor of Inside Croydon, has been nominated for a prestigious award for this website’s campaigning journalism over the provision, or lack of it, for young Croydon residents with autism and special educational needs. Anna Kennedy Online, the … Continue reading

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Charity Zumbathon for Anna Kennedy Online and Lepra, Apr 28

A charity Zumbathon in aid of Lepra UK and Anna Kennedy Online will be taking place on Saturday April 28 at Croydon Sports Club, Old Farleigh Rd. Tickets are on sale here. You can also purchase raffle tickets online, with … Continue reading

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J-Rock releases charity single to raise awareness of autism

Croydon-based R&B musician J-Rock has released a charity single, in which he performs alongside seven other artists all of whom have autism. Father of five J-Rock – also known as John Paul Horsley – was put in touch with Anna … Continue reading

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Disability charity fun-day, Plough Lane, Oct 8

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Autism charity’s Glitter Ball at Selsdon Park raises £8,000

A Glitter Ball at the Selsdon Park Hotel on Saturday raised more than £8,000 for a small charity which provides education and support for children with autism and Asperger’s syndrome. Pete Bennett, off Big Brother, Jess Impiazzi, Holly Rickwood and … Continue reading

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