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Made in Croydon market takes over Boxpark on Sunday 27th May

Posted on May 31st, by Liz Sheppard-Jones in Culture. No Comments

Hot Croydon creativity and cool jazz on display in a great town-centre showcase

On Sunday 27th May, Made in Croydon CIC came to Boxpark to showcase and sell the work of Croydon’s creative artists and makers: painters, jewellery designers, photographers, hatmakers, potters and more.

On this beautifully and sunny May Bank Holiday Sunday, sixteen creatives ran stalls at the event. The day was very well-attended, with mellow … Read More »



Welcome to Croydon’s festival season 2017

Posted on June 15th, by Liz Sheppard-Jones in Culture. 2 comments

Get set to celebrate summer with festivals across the borough

Keep your eye on the weather forecast. A lot depends on it. There’s a long (and let’s hope hot) summer of festivals and open air fun ahead.

Of course, not all the events will be outdoors. And even if it pours, our stiff upper lips will see us through. Not to mention our cagoules.

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An invitation to CDNzine‘s Croydon street art jam, Sunday 23rd July

Posted on May 16th, by Wes in Culture. No Comments

A free festival of live street art and music will take place on Sunday 23rd July in the Croydon arts quarter

On Saturday 23rd July a free festival of live street art by twenty-five artists will be held in the Croydon arts quarter. But it’s like no previous street art event that Croydon has seen: this one will celebrate the Croydon music scene past and present. It features flashback DJs … Read More »



Event review: Live @ Croydon Pop-Up Emporium

Posted on October 13th, by Wes in Culture. No Comments

Wes Baker is organising a series of pop-up music events in Church Street Croydon. Here – with a little help from his friends – he reports on what happened one Saturday in September

On Saturday 27th September I was delighted to help stage the second Live @ Croydon Pop-Up Emporium event. It’s an idea born from a quick chat with a few of the … Read More »