Community activism

Hope, warm-heartedness and a takeaway: the third annual interfaith symposium, Sunday 10th September

Posted on October 5th, by Katie Rose in Politics & Society. No Comments

Hindus, Christians and Muslims stood as one in a memorable exploration of faith

On a wet September evening, I find my way to the serene prayer room of the Baitus Subhan Mosque. There is a warm atmosphere of anticipation and keen conversation as people start to meet, greet and find out about each other. The event opens with stalls representing a number of community groups and a … Read More »

‘I would make Croydon better by’: the next stage

Posted on January 12th, by The Croydon Citizen in Politics & Society. No Comments

It’s time to put your ideas into practice

From the beginning, a big part of the Citizen has been about proposing solutions to the town’s problems. So in 2014 we launched a unique, long-running campaign to publish actionable suggestions for improving the town. All that readers had to do was tell us what one way they would make Croydon better.

Submissions ranged from the … Read More »