Coach House Café


Following Fairfield Path

Posted on January 27th, by Ian Marvin in History. 1 Comment

Strolling back in time via Croydon’s suburbs

The idea first surfaced after I’d been contemplating some old maps of Croydon for a now-forgotten purpose. Whatever that purpose was, I almost certainly did have something better to do with my time – but everyone needs a break once in a while.

What struck me was the persistence over the years of a trail called … Read More »



Five of the best… breakfasts in Croydon

Posted on March 25th, by Bernadette Fallon in Culture. 7 comments

This week, Bernadette Fallon goes in search of top places for the first meal of the day

Weekend: Coach House Café

Looking for a leisurely weekend breakfast with somewhere to go for a bit of a stroll afterwards? Head to the Coach House Café  for the full English, with Coombe Wood AND Lloyd Park on the doorstep for a walk when you’re done. Or if you’re not feeling energetic … Read More »



It’s your chance to vote for Croydon’s Best Independent Café 2015

Posted on November 11th, by Bernadette Fallon in Culture. 4 comments

What’s the best indie coffee shop in Croydon? Your vote counts, says Bernadette Fallon

It’s a place to drink, eat, hang out, look beautiful, hobnob with staff, write your novel, socialise, debate the issues of the day, meet friends, flick your hair at passing interested parties or just sit and stare.

It’s a… coffee shop – and Croydon’s never had them so good or … Read More »