Croydon Heart Town

The unintentional volunteer

Posted on November 17th, by Andrew Dickinson in Politics & Society. No Comments

It’s not the volunteering, it’s giving up the time, says Andrew Dickinson

It was Jonny Rose’s recent article on volunteering which has prompted me to share with you a potential benefit of volunteering that was missed from his list. My benefit was… a great night out in Croydon.

To my great surprise, I was nominated for Volunteer of the Year in the 2015 Croydon Community Civic Awards. … Read More »

Sponsored: The festival that’s ambitious for Croydon

Posted on July 17th, by Ambition Festival in Culture. No Comments

Croydon’s most ambitious cultural celebration is about to start, with something for everyone

2015 is our first year, and we’ve started as we mean to go on. Croydon’s certainly ambitious, and the acts that we’ll be seeing in venues around the town centre and across the borough reflect it: top talent, exciting newcomers and original entertainment that have put Croydon straight onto some ‘ones to watch’ festival … Read More »