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Victory for Friends’ group as council abandons park land sale

Thousands of objections from residents have forced Croydon Council into a U-turn on its scheme to flog off a Victorian park lodge and a strip of Grangewood Park. But as our Town Hall reporter, KEN LEE, has discovered, despite declaring … Continue reading

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‘Sly’ council sneaks out park land sale notice over Christmas

And so it came to pass… No, not the re-telling of the Christmas story, but the local council flogging off a packet of park land in Thornton Heath. The sale of the land, plus a Victorian parkkeeper’s lodge in Grangewood … Continue reading

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The Greatest Showman screening, Grangewood Park, Sep 20

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Join Friends of Grangewood Park for a butterfly hunt, Jul 21

Join the Friends of Grangewood Park this Sunday evening, July 21, to try and catch a glimpse of the purple hairstreak butterfly so that it can be confirmed that it’s still thriving in the park. The purple hairstreak is an … Continue reading

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Picnic In The Park, Grangewood Park SE25, Jul 14

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Friends of Grangewood Park Dog Show, Jul 14

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Picnic In The Park, Grangewood Park, Jul 15

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Halloween Family Spooktacular, Grangewood Park, Oct 28

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Grangewood Park photography competition entries close Jul 4

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Picnic In The Park, Grangewood Park, Jul 9

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Council gets chain reaction to Grangewood Park’s broken gate

Croydon Council has received something that is far removed from a love letter for Valentine’s Day, as residents are demanding urgent action to help protect Grangewood Park. The much-loved public open space, which includes ancient woodland on a hillside between … Continue reading

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Dozens of open spaces excluded from ‘premier league’ of parks

WALTER CRONXITE reports on how the council is laying the groundwork for a privatisation-by-stealth of some of the borough’s open spaces If any more proof were required that Croydon’s worthless consultations are used to justify the council going ahead and … Continue reading

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Friends of Grangewood Park Christmas carols, Dec 10

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Drawing Grangewood Park, South Norwood, Jul 10

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Picnic in the Park, Grangewood Park, Jul 10

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