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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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Nubian Jak unveils plaque to Cy Grant on Armistice Remembrance Day

On Saturday 11 November Nubian Jak Community and the Cy Grant Trusts Trust unveiled a plaque to Cy Grant on the house where he lived in Jacksons Lane, Highgate. The day was appropriate because Cy had been an RAF navigator … Continue reading

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