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How the Transition Towns movement can help Croydon to thrive

Posted on August 12th, by Katie Rose in Politics & Society. No Comments

Katie Rose finds inspiration in the hive of activity that is Crystal Palace Transition Town

Having lived on the Croydon side of Crystal Palace for five years, I appreciate the role that Crystal Palace Transition Town (CPTT) plays in making Crystal Palace a welcoming, vibrant and creative community. Croydon is of course also a Transition Town in its own right, and having felt inspired after attending previous annual gatherings, I … Read More »

Croydon’s summer of festivals 2015

Posted on June 3rd, by The Croydon Citizen in Culture. 1 Comment

Croydon a cultural desert? Hardly! There’s a tidal wave of festivals and events coming our way this summer

Whether you’re a music lover, comedy enthusiast, culture vulture, heritage fan or someone who likes to keep it local, there’s a festival this summer to encourage you to take the plunge. Some of the programmes aren’t quite finalised as we’ve gone to press, but here are some … Read More »