Monthly Archives: November 2017

Croydon events & news at 29 November

The future of these Croydon postings Because I need to change the balance of my priorities in the coming year and release time to concentrate on growing commitments in Norbury and to work on history projects, this will be the … Continue reading

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Hear Us Mental Health Talk and AGM – 5 December

Tuesday 5 December -1pm. Croydon Voluntary Action, 82 London Road, West Croydon, CR0 2TB To book go to: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/hear-us-open-forum-agm-tickets-39339719159 Hear Us is Croydon’s Mental Health Service User Group which acts as a coordinating body to facilitate, and ensure service users involvement in, the … Continue reading

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History events & news at 21 November

Thursday 23 November 23. 7pm. Dr Edward Wilson: Talk & Exhibition Talk by Edward Wilson’s great-nephew, Dr David Wilson, launches an exhibition about the explorer’s life and travels. Monckton Lecture Theatre, Grosvenor Wing, St George’s Hospital Medical School, Tooting Dr … Continue reading

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Croydon events & news at 20 November

http://www.lulu.com/shop/search.ep?contributorId=1457781 Last few days to book for Call Mr Robeson show Friday 24 November. You can book at https://www.stanleyhalls.org.uk/events/call-mr-robeson Papers for the Council meetings listed below can be accessed at https://democracy.croydon.gov.uk/mgCalendarMonthView.aspx?GL=1&bcr=1&utm_source=mod-gov&utm_medium=taxonomy&utm_campaign=meeting-calendar Sundays. 8pm. Ruskin Folk & Blues evenings Ruskin House, … Continue reading

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Croydon grants new outline approval for Whitgift redevelopment

Although several Councillors expressed reservations about detailed aspects of the revised outline planning application for the Whitgift Centre submitted by the Westfield/Hammerson Croydon Partnership, the Planning Committee unanimously approved it on Tuesday 14 November. Not enough detail There was general … Continue reading

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Croydon Planning Committee has 3 options re-Whitgift Centre application

  It seems to me that the Planning Committee has three options re-taking decisions on the Westfield/Hammerson revised outline planning application. Option 1 To refuse the application because the developer has had plenty of time to prepare a much more … Continue reading

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Remembering the African and Caribbean dead in Britain’s Wars

  Jak Beula of Nubian Jak Community Trust and the wreaths On Sunday 12 November Nubian Jak Community organised a wreath laying ceremony in Brixton’s Windrush Square where its African and Caribbean War Memorial was erected on 22 June (Windrush … Continue reading

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