Croydon Lions

Vintage cycles, cactus and cake at carnival Addiscombe-style

Posted on May 26th, by Bernadette Fallon in Politics & Society. 4 comments

Bernadette Fallon experiences community spirit coming alive in Addiscombe

Sitting outside Café Adagio on Lower Addiscombe Road, it’s easy to spot the returners from Addiscombe Festival at the end of the street, as a procession of cactus plants, large pandas and brightly coloured toys streams past.

Inside the café, vintage clothes sellers JuneGeorge are giving customers a chance to browse their racks. But I’m … Read More »

Addiscombe Carnival announced for Saturday May 25th in Ashburton Park

Posted on April 22nd, by CronxWire in CronxWire. 2 comments

Addiscombe Carnival will be held this year on Saturday May 25th in Ashburton Park. Supported by local charity the Croydon Lions, the day will feature live music, stalls, food and arena displays. 

Release begins: Supported by the Croydon Lions, local branch of Lion Clubs International, a fund-raising body which support good causes around the world, Addiscombe Carnival will return on Saturday May 25th.  The day offers fun for … Read More »