Tag Archives: Purley

Life-saving Scout receives special commendation medal

Farah Lodhi has only been helping to run a new Beaver Scout troop in Purley for a couple of months. But with the help of some Scout training, she has already been awarded with a special commendation medal from the … Continue reading

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Council seeks sculpture for Purley to mark Surrey Iron Railway

Croydon Council is offering a £30,000 budget to commission the design and creation of a public artwork for Purley which should commemorate the Surrey Iron Railway, thought to be the world’s first railway. An Act of Parliament was passed in … Continue reading

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Downland Chorale Festive Concert, Purley, Dec 15

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Coulsdon and Purley Festival Showcase, Sanderstead, Nov 25

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Full steam ahead: The things you see in Croydon (part 94)

Thanks to our loyal reader for this photograph, of a steam roller on its way through Purley yesterday morning.

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Cancer Help Centre’s art works go on display at Clocktower

The Mayor of Croydon, Bernadette Khan, this week opened an exhibition at the Croydon Clocktower which showcases some of the work members of the South East Cancer Help Centre (SECHC) have created. The pictures on show use various media including … Continue reading

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Quiz Night, in aid of South East Cancer Help Centre, Nov 17

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