Croydon Debating Club
Robert Ward, a contributor to Croydon Citizen, has started a Croydon Debating Club. Its meeting are as follows:
Tuesday 31 January. 7.30-9.30pm. “How do you get the council to listen?”
Councillor Sara Bashford will be participating. See also his CC posting re-consultations on the link below. Venue: Project B.
Please sign up via:
22 February. 7.30-9.30pm. “Policing Croydon – challenges and choices for the next four years”.
The new Borough Commander, Chief Superintendent Jeff Boothe will be taking part. Croydon Conference Centre.
9 March. 7.30-9.30pm. Subject and venue to be confirmed.
Events 16 to 21 January
Monday 16. 7.30pm Croydon Assembly Environment Forum
Tuesday 17. 2-3.30pm. Transforming Croydon – Community Crowdfunding Workshop
Thursday 19. 8-10am. A dog-awareness morning
Hosted by Croydon Council at King George’s Field, Gloucester Road.
Dog owners can meet the council’s dog warden and neighbourhood safety officers, and seek advice on a wide range of topics, such as behaviour concerns, dog-related legislation, lost-dog advice and rescue-dog adoption. Free microchipping, ID tags, low-cost neutering vouchers, and behaviour and training advice will be available on site.
To find out more, call 020 8726 6000, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Thursday January 19. 6-8.30pm. The Future of Queen’s Gardens
Consultant Hub’s meeting to reveal its plans.
Friends Meeting House on Park Lane.
0203 887 3663
Saturday 21. 7-10.30 pm. Joe Broughton and Kevin Dempsey
Stanley Halls. See http://www.stanleyhalls.org.uk/events/joe-broughton-and-kevin-dempsey
and listen to their Resurrection Jack at
31 January. 7.45 for 8am. Good Employer Charter Launch
TMRW Hub – 75-77 High Street, Croydon, CR0 1QQ
16 February. 7.30pm. They plan to close your hospitals: Who will save St Helier?
A very important NHS public meeting. Come along and find out about the imminent threat facing your health service in South West London. Let health bosses know that we won’t give up our local hospitals without a fight.
Morden Baptist Church (close to Morden tube station), Crown Lane, SM4 5BL.
Croydon Creative Month: February 2017
Croydon Creative is organising a month-long celebration of Croydon’s creative industries. Open House events, drop-ins, workshops and Q&As at venues across Croydon throughout February aimed at creative businesses and professionals. Musicians, artist, thespians, designers, photographers, film-makers. If you consider yourself a creative, you are welcome to any of the free events we are organising.
For events during the month at Matthews Yard and other venues see:
Other Events Listings
Oval Tavern Events: http://theovaltavern.co.uk
Croydon Tech City Events: http://croydontechcity.com
Upper Norwood Joint Library: http://uppernorwoodlibrary.org