Beats and Eats


Beats and Eats kicks off live summer street-music events

Posted on June 15th, by Myra Rademacher in Culture. No Comments

Live music and poetry readings combine with local food vendors for summer fun in Croydon

Live music performances and local food stands are hitting the streets of Croydon this summer. On 7th June, the newly pedestrianised High Street launched the first of bi-weekly street-music events planned for the summer months. The Beats and Eats event featured a local pizza vendor and live performances, including entertainment from several … Read More »



I’m not even involved with Saffron Central but it’s already my favourite thing in Croydon. Here’s why.

Posted on October 28th, by Neil Ridulfa in Culture. 1 Comment

Neil Ridulfa on the meaning – and the treasure – of Croydon’s saffron farm

If you’re a Croydon Citizen reader, you will no doubt be familiar with the Saffron Central project launched by Croydon Radio‘s Ally McKinlay. I have, with ever expanding joy, been following its progress without having visited any of the newly minted, mini-crocus farms cropping up in the borough. Yet I feel connected to … Read More »



Beats and Eats comes to Project B on Saturday 27th June

Posted on June 22nd, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

Beats and Eats, the music and food event, celebrates another birthday at Project B, 3-7 Middle Street on Saturday 27th June.

Release begins: Local community event, Beats and Eats is back on Saturday 27th June. With a packed line up of live music acts, local street food and a few surprises thrown in, everyone is invited to new venue, Project B in Middle Street, CR0 1RE.

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