Monthly Archives: October 2014

Croydon Miscellaneous News and November Events

Equalities and Inclusion Consultation Croydon Council is consulting on its Equalities and Inclusion Policy. The document can be found at http://www.croydon.gov.uk/community/equality/ei-policy and the survey can be found at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/EqualityandInclusionSurvey. The Consultation runs until Friday 14 November. If you would like … Continue reading

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Young adults: Living and Learning in Recessional Times – 5 December

Young adults: Living and Learning in Recessional Times Friday 5 December BSA Meeting Room, Imperial Wharf, Fulham, London, SW6 2PY This event explores how young people’s aspirations and realities for living and learning in the UK are responding to societal … Continue reading

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History of Youth and Community Conference 13- 15 March 2015

Seventh History of Youth and Community Work Study Conference Hinsley Hall, Leeds 13-15 March 2015 As with the earlier gatherings, it will include a mix of plenary sessions, workshops and ‘surprise’ events. Amongst the plenary speakers will be Michael Snape … Continue reading

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Leisure in London’s Suburbs, 1880-1939

London Journal special issue: ‘Leisure in London’s Suburbs, 1880-1939’ ·       Dion Georgiou, ‘Leisure in London’s Suburbs, 1880-1939’ (N.B. This is free to access at http://www.maneyonline.com/toc/ldn/39/3. ·       Geraldine Biddle-Perry, ‘Fashioning Suburban Aspiration: Awheel with the Catford Cycling Club, 1886–1900’ ·       Rebecca … Continue reading

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Alternative FWW Concert 2 November

For my discussion on remembering the First World War in Croydon and Croydon’s health in  1914 see: http://thecroydoncitizen.com/history/commemorating-the-great-war-in-croydon/ http://thecroydoncitizen.com/history/croydon-like-1914/ For my preliminery look at at health and social issues in the First World War in Battersea see http://historyandsocialaction.blogspot.co.uk/2014_05_01_archive.html

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Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens Tour, Talk and Organ Recital 19 November

GEORGIAN GROUP TOUR PLUS ORGAN RECITAL AT PETER’S CHURCH, VAUXHALL 19 November 2014 5 – 8pm or concert only from 6.50pm Come to a special Organ Recital at St Peter’s Church, Vauxhall, a hidden gem of Gothic revival architecture, designed … Continue reading

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Croydon Consults on Equaliy & Inclusion Policy

Croydon Council is updating its Equality and Inclusion Policy to ensure that the Borough continues to be a place where people want to live and work – a place where everyone has fair and equal opportunities and life chances. The … Continue reading

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