Tag Archives: Shirley

Spring Park Girl Guides’ jumble sale, Shirley, May 12

The Friends of Girlguiding in Spring Park annual Jumble Sale is this coming Saturday May 12. The organisers’ motto for the event is: “Reuse – the greenest way to recycle!” The sale runs from 2pm to 4pm at the Shirley … Continue reading

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LOOP takes the high ground to offer vistas across London

WANDLE WANDERINGS: As he continues his ventures on the capital’s orbital walking route, KEN TOWL follows Saxon era church paths, side steps some rugby players, and arrives back in the borough of Croydon Before London spread south into what are … Continue reading

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Monks Orchard Residents’ Association AGM, Apr 25

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Let the people speak: why residents oppose Brick by Brick 3

Council Tax-payers are given an opportunity to air their serious and sincere concerns over housing policies which are being pushed through by the council. In the final brief film in our series, Sharon Swaby, of the Shrublands Residents’ Association in … Continue reading

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Ruskin Chorale: Songs of Reflection, Shirley, Mar 17

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Benson Primary Christmas Fair, Shirley, Dec 2

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Shirley’s surprises hidden in the heath on Addington Hills

WANDLE WANDERINGS: Under gin-blue skies, KEN TOWL headed for the hills and encountered views that could rival a New England Fall Advertisements in the Sunday newspaper supplements for trips to Boston to see the glories of the New England “Fall”, … Continue reading

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