Tag Archives: Purley

Purley Food and Drink Festival, Purley town centre, Jun 8

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Purley Scouts Family Fun Day, Mitchley Hill, May 18

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400 veteran cars heading this way for their annual rally

As tradition dictates, at day break on the first Sunday in November, more than 400 remarkable horseless carriages dating back to the dawn of motoring will set out from Hyde Park on their annual pilgrimage to Brighton on the Sussex … Continue reading

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May the Fourth be with you: Star Wars blue plaque in Purley

Tomorrow is International Star Wars Day. May the Fourth. Be with you. Geddit? Which is why it is a suitable date to remember actor Peter Cushing, whose former home at 32 St James’ Road, Purley, now bears a blue plaque … Continue reading

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Massive discounts on land sales raise more questions on BxB

EXCLUSIVE: With six parcels of public land, including open spaces, sold for just £1 each, the council has handed its in-house house-builder a secret subsidy worth millions of pounds, in a series of spiv-like deals which potentially could be against … Continue reading

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Badminton players wanted, Russell Hill Purley, every Monday

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Purley actor up for award thanks to Doctor Who performance

An actor from Purley has been nominated in the prestigious OneVoice Awards as the best female voice in Radio Dramatic Performance for her part playing alongside Colin Baker in the Doctor Who audio drama, The Hunting Ground. Margaret Ashley is … Continue reading

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