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Italy comes to Shirley, thanks to cinema campaigners

The Shirley Community Centre will have a distinct Italian feel on Saturday, June 30, when it plays host to a screening of Everybody’s Fine, the 1990 film by Cinema Paradiso director, Giuseppe Tornatore. The screening, with English sub-titles (this is … Continue reading

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Warehouse supporter accuses council of “devious” plan

Croydon Council has been accused of having “a devious plan” to grab millions of pounds of development grants by closing the Warehouse Theatre. The accusation comes in a hard-hitting letter in The Stage newspaper from George Savvides, a Warehouse supporter … Continue reading

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Council cock-up stops comments on library consultation

Local library campaigners are demanding that Croydon Council explains yet another cock-up with its website, one which has undermined the already shoddily organised consultation on the future of Upper Norwood Joint Library. Croydon Council’s website was offline yesterday, “for maintenance”, … Continue reading

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