Community Noticeboard

This page is for me to help you advertise your events in Croydon North. The noticeboard is updated regularly and will help you keep up to date with all community and residents meetings, music events, summer fairs in the constituency.

 

APRIL

  • Tuesday, 11 April
  • Dog Awareness Day with Croydon Council and the Dogs Trust, Norbury Park, 11am-3pm.
  • Big Local Broad Green “Greener and Cleaner” theme group meeting (6.30pm CVA Resource Centre, London Road). 
  • Wednesday, 12 April
  • Croydon South Asian Diabetes Awareness Event, organised by Croydon Branch of Diabetes UK for members of the South Asian community and clinicians.  The agenda will include presentations on: research carried out in Thornton Heath; diabetes prevention programme; and food and drink provided will include samples of healthy South Asian food.  Croydon Masonic Halls, 73 Oakfield Road, Croydon CR0 2UX.  12.30-3pm. To confirm attendance email David.Dullaghan@croydonccg.nhs.uk by Tuesday, 4 April
  • Monday, 17 April
  • Broad Green Residents’ Association Community Litter Pick met 386 London Road, Croydon CR0 2SU [between Bensham Lane and Broad Green Avenue], 10am.  Please dress appropriately.  All equipment provided.  Please note busy roadsides will be cleared so this may not be suitable for children.  More information from BGRAchair@gmail.com

MAY

  • Friday, 5 May
  • Broad Green Residents’ Association AGM, Federation Hall, behind 17 Elmwood Road, Croydon CR0 2SN.  Further details available nearer the time
  • Saturday, 6 May
  • South Norwood Clocktower Market, Station Road, South Norwood SE25.  10am-4pm.
  • Dan Walsh, nominated best musician at 2016 BBC Fold Awards and one of the finest banjo players in the UK.  Stanley Halls, 12 South Norwood Hill, SE25.  Doors: 7pm, Show: 8pm.  Tickets £14 from  https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/date/309055
  • Thursday, 18 May
  • Organ Concert – Bridget West & Adrian Adams [St John’s Upper Norwood], St John the Evangelist Church, Auckland Road/Sylvan Road, Upper Norwood SE19 2RX, 7.30pm.  Admission free.  Retiring collection.   Details from Adrian Adams 020 8653 3305 or email aradams.45@btinternet.com
  • Saturday, 20 May
  • Phil Beer touring with his own band.  Stanley Halls, 12 South Norwood Hill, SE25.  Doors: 7pm.  Starts: 8pm.  Tickets: £16 from https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/date/309068
  • Saturday, 25 May
  • Community Clean-up Day organised by Norbury Avenue & Thornton Heath Residents’ Association.  All equipment provided.  Meet outside Kensington Autos, 98 Kensington Avenue, Thornton Heath CR7 8BZ.  11am.  Stay as long as you like.  For more information visit www.nathresidentsassociation.workpress.com

JUNE

  • Saturday, 3 June
  • South Norwood Clocktower Market, Station Road, South Norwood SE25.  10am-4pm.
  • 12-18 June
  • Crystal Palace Overground Festival,
  • Thursday, 22 June
  • Organ Concert – Adrian Gunning [St John the Evangelist, Islington], St John the Evangelist Church, Auckland Road/Sylvan Road, Upper Norwood SE19 2RX, 7.30pm.  Admission free.  Retiring collection.   Details from Adrian Adams 020 8653 3305 or email aradams.45@btinternet.com

JULY

  • Saturday, 1 July
  • South Norwood Clocktower Market, Station Road, South Norwood SE25.  10am-4pm.
  • Sunday, 2 July
  • South Norwood Community Festival, South Norwood Recreation Ground, SE25   http://www.southnorwood.net/festival/south-norwood-festival.html
  • Friday, 14 July
  • The Salts, a co-operative of seasoned musicians creating one of the most exciting and energetic folk concepts of recent times.  Stanley Halls, 12 South Norwood Hill, SE25.  Doors: 7pm  Show: 8pm.  Tickets £14 from https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/date/309072
  • Saturday, 15 July
  • Croydon LGBT + Pride Parade, North End marching to Queen’s Gardens. 1-1.30pm.  LGBT + PrideFest, 1.30-8pm.  LGBT + PrideFest.  More information http://www.croydonpride.org.uk/
  • Thursday, 20 July
  • Organ Concert – Jonathan Vaughn [Wells Cathedral], St John the Evangelist Church, Auckland Road/Sylvan Road, Upper Norwood SE19 2RX, 7.30pm.  Admission free.  Retiring collection.   Details from Adrian Adams 020 8653 3305 or email aradams.45@btinternet.com

AUGUST

SEPTEMBER

  • Thursday, 21 September
  • Organ Concert – Paul Hale [Organist Emeritus, Southwell Minster], St John the Evangelist Church, Auckland Road/Sylvan Road, Upper Norwood SE19 2RX, 7.30pm.  Admission free.  Retiring collection.   Details from Adrian Adams 020 8653 3305 or email aradams.45@btinternet.com
  • Sunday, 24 September
  • Miranda Sykes & Rex Preston, one of the most sought after duos on the English fold and roots scene, Stanley Halls, 12 South Norwood Hill, SE25.  Doors: 7pm.  Show: 8pm.  Tickets £14 from https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/date/309075

OCTOBER

  • Friday, 13 October
  • Richard Digance, BAFTA nominated entertainer, one man with a treasure chest of stories collected over 40 years in the music and entertainment industry, Stanley Halls, 12 South Norwood Hill, SE25.  Doors: 7pm.  Show: 8pm.  Tickets: £14 from https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/date/309079
  • Thursday, 19 October
  • Organ Concert [St Paul’s Cathedral, London], St John the Evangelist Church, Auckland Road/Sylvan Road, Upper Norwood SE19 2RX, 7.30pm.  Admission free.  Retiring collection.   Details from Adrian Adams 020 8653 3305 or email aradams.45@btinternet.com

NOVEMBER

  • Saturday, 11 November
  • Gilmore & Roberts, contemporary folk/acoustic due and three times nominated at the BBC2 Folk Awards, Stanley Halls, 12 South Norwood Hill, SE25.  Doors: 7pm. Show: 8pm.  Tickets: £14 from https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/date/309080
  • Friday, 17 November
  • Mawkin, described as a modern-day Fairport, exciting audiences with their artillery of loud, boisterous, foot-stomping live sets, Stanley Hall, 12 South Norwood Hill, SE25.  Doors: 7pm.  Show: 8pm.  Tickets: £14 from https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/date/309092

If you have a community or music event, a residents meeting or a school fair please email me (steve.reed.mp@parliament.uk) and I will advertise it on the noticeboard.

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