Monthly Archives: July 2019

History events & news at 24 July

Sunday 28 July. 2.30pm. Newcastle’s fight for democracy history walk This walk will be led by five volunteer guides on and will set off from the Kingsgate, at the arches to Newcastle University Quad. https://www.chroniclelive.co.uk/news/north-east-news/tourist-trail-reveals-how-newcastle-16625807 Satuday 3 August. 10am-21.5pm. A Bridge … Continue reading

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Righting the Wrongs of the Windrush Scandal & events

Windrush Scandal campaigner Patrick Vernon’ has set out a Plan to Right the Wrongs of the Windrush Scandal http://classonline.org.uk/blog/item/a-plan-to-right-the-wrongs-of-the-windrush-scandal The commemoration of the contribution of the Windrush Generation continues in the midst of the on-going scandal. The following three events … Continue reading

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Croydon authors bookstall at Made in Croydon Saturday 27 July

I will be running a bookstall displaying publications by Croydon based authors at the Made in Croydon event on Croydon High St on Saturday 27 July, 10am-5pm. This will include publications I produce especially on Croydon history, 99 year old … Continue reading

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John Burns Walk 3 August

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Croydon events and new (inc. pollution parking charges) at 23 July

Thursday 24 July. Traffic Management Advisory Committee The Committee is being asked to agree the proposed new parking charges policy  following consultation with no amendments. See below. Saturday 26 July. 10am-5pm. Croydon authors at Made in Croydon stalls event I … Continue reading

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History events & news at 12 July

Croydon’s Black African & Caribbean History Before the Windrush An Introduction by Sean Creighton. £3 + £1.32 postage To order through Paypal go to: https://sites.google.com/site/historysocialaction  Saturday 7 September. 11am-3pm. Local Women Making History: here, there and everywhere We are inviting stories, poems, … Continue reading

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Croydon Unite Retired members call for improvements to meeting older people’s housing needs

 Croydon Unite Retired Members Branch is calling for the London Mayor to appoint a Deputy responsible for the needs of older people to ensure their interests are properly taken into account across the portfolios of all the other Deputy Mayors. … Continue reading

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