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Croydon groups awarded £35,000 by BBC Children in Need

The BBC’s Children in Need charity has announced that it has awarded grants totalling £35,302 to two local projects working with disadvantaged children and young people in Croydon. The grants have been allocated through the charity’s Small Grants Programme. The … Continue reading

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South Norwood business backs bees and helps create a buzz

A busy South Norwood business is doing its bit for the planet by adopting a bee hive. Clapperton Media Associates has signed up for a Bees for Business hive, for the next year at least. The scheme is part of … Continue reading

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Shhh! Four libraries could be flogged off. Don’t tell anyone

Our bookish gyms correspondent, GENE BRODIE, on how the Labour-run council is clearing the way for more non-unionised volunteer-run libraries than the Town Hall’s Tories ever managed Croydon Council has been accused of secrecy again, this time after stopping most … Continue reading

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South Norwood Community Kitchen fund-raiser, Jun 7

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Blooming Portland Road competition, Woodside, open now

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Abuse and insults fly after ‘not guilty’ plea over Grenfell effigy

Millionaire property owner Paul Bussetti this week entered not guilty pleas at Westminster Magistrates’ Court to charges brought following the filming and sharing last year of a sick video of a burning effigy of Grenfell Tower. This week’s court hearing, … Continue reading

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Free rap sessions for teens, South Norwood, from May 8

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