Croydon Events at 27 August

Friday 2 & Saturday 3 September. Public display of new Ashburton Park Library Plans

Tuesday 6 September. 6.30pm. Scrutiny & Overview Committee

The Committee will question Simon Hall, Cabinet member for Treasury and Finance, a report on the state of electoral registration and plans for the 2016-17 canvas, diversity and inclusion. And the report of the mini-review by Councillor Andrew Rendle on Gypsy and Traveller Welfare, and the Committee’s work programme to 31 March 2017.

Committee papers can be seen via

The Council Chamber, the Town Hall, Katharine Street, Croydon CR0 1NX

Sunday 25 September. Wandle  Community Enabler recruitment deadline

The Living Wandle Landscape Partnership is looking to recruit a community enabler to deliver its  Industrial Heritage Recording project (‘Mapping the Mills’).  The aim is  to stimulate an interest in the rich history of the Wandle through guided walks; these will take in the important features of the industrial river as well as mapping the locations of all the mill sites and the industrial buildings. Further information is available from Louise Crothall, Scheme Project Officer, The Old Book Shop, Morden Hall Park, SM4 5JD.; 07500073162.

Thursday 5 October. 11.30am-2.30pm. How will changes in Croydon’s GP services affect you? Healthwatch Croydon Annual Meeting

Community Space, Bernard Weatherill House, Mint Walk, CR0 1EA.

Please can you book your space via no later than Friday 18 September or telephone 020 8663 5648.

Tuesday 1 November. 6.30pm. Scrutiny & Overview Committee

Question Time with the Cabinet Member for Culture, Leisure and Sport, Cllr Timothy Godfrey.

For a comprehensive listing of events in Croydon see


About seancreighton1947

Since moving to Norbury in July 2011 I have been active on local economy, housing and environment issues with Croydon TUC and Croydon Assembly. I am a member of the Love Norbury Residents Associations Planning & Transport Committees, and Chair of Nobury Community Land Trust. I write for Croydon Citizen at I co-ordinate the Samuel Coleridge-Taylor and Croydon Radical History Networks and edit the North East Popular Politics database. History Project.. I give history talks and lead history walks. I retired in 2012 having worked in the community/voluntary sector and on heritage projects. My history interests include labour movement, mutuality, Black British, slavery & abolition, Edwardian roller skating and the social and political use of music and song. I have a particular interest in the histories of Battersea and Wandsworth, Croydon and Lambeth. I have a publishing imprint History & Social Action Publications.
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