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Who should be in Croydon’s Hall of Fame?

Posted on July 10th, by Sean Creighton in Culture. 1 Comment

Fame is the spur, says Sean Creighton

‘Famous Croydonians’ has been the theme of the Croydon Heritage Festival 2015 which ended on Saturday 28th June. But the definition of ‘famous’ is of course a tricky one.

Do people become famous because they make or have made a contribution locally, regionally, nationally or internationally and have been written about? Aren’t famous people of the past usually confined … Read More »