Monthly Archives: October 2017

Croydon events and news at 28 October

Wednesdays. 7.45 for 8pm start. Croydon Camera Club Shirley Methodist Church Hall, Eldon Ave, CR0 8SD New members welcome http://www.croydoncameraclub.org.uk Monday 30 October. 6.30pm. Council meeting https://democracy.croydon.gov.uk/ieListDocuments.aspx?CId=134&MId=1131 Tuesday 31 October. 6.30pm. Council Scrutiny & Oversight Committee  Fairfield Halls Update and … Continue reading

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Lost Woman of Jazz plaque project

.Sadie Crawford was a jazz pioneer, featured a few years ago in a BBC Radio 4 programme ‘The Lost Women of British Jazz’. She is believed to be the first British female musician to play with visiting American jazz musicians … Continue reading

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Memorial 2007 lecture 5 December

The Charity has two main objectives: –  To educate the British public on the history of the enslaved and their fight for freedom.  To erect a permanent national memorial in London to remember enslaved Africans and their descendants. The lecture … Continue reading

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Croydon Winter Festival 8 December to 2 January

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Call Mr Robeson returns to Croydon 24 November

  Tayo Aluko’s brilliant portrayal of Paul Robeson returns to Croydon on Friday 24 November at Stanley Halls. The show was the final performance at the Warehouse Theatre when it closed due to being stabbed in the back by the … Continue reading

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Black & Asian History events in Croydon & Sutton

 

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Council Leadership crisis brewing

A crisis facing the Croydon’s Labour leadership is brewing within its own circles. It is being played publicly on the postings of Inside Croydon. For a long time the web based news blog edited by Steve Downes, a Labour Party … Continue reading

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