Thursday 17th November 7pm: Support Croydon’s BME businesses, find a job, and more at #Croydon #TechCity

Posted on November 11th, by Jonny Rose in Croydon: Tech City. No Comments

Unveiling the #Croydon #TechCity stars putting local BME business on the map

Croydon Tech City is back with its monthly evening of tech demos, talks, and shenanigans, as we continue to make Croydon a credible player in the European startup scene.

To attend this month’s event at Sussex Innovation Centre Croydon, please register here.

Steve Bardouille, Founder of Famberry
Bringing genealogies into the digital age

Famberry is a private … Read More »

Pick of the Croydon Heritage Festival 2014: our Culture and Heritage Editor’s ‘not to be missed’ list

Posted on June 20th, by Liz Sheppard-Jones in Culture. 1 Comment

Liz Sheppard-Jones shares her top tips for fun activities, thought-provoking visits and historic hidden gems during Croydon’s Heritage Festival 2014

The Croydon Heritage Festival 2014 is almost upon us – telling secret stories, opening fascinating buildings, offering great activities for children and families and opening our eyes to the thousand year history of the place we call home.

Between Croydon Heritage Day in the … Read More »

#Croydon #TechCity: November Review

Posted on November 27th, by Becca Taylor in Croydon: Tech City, Event Reviews. 3 comments

#Croydon #TechCity was back to its roots this month in Matthews Yard and with London’s Deputy Mayor on the line-up, you weren’t getting in if your name wasn’t on the list.


After a month away, Croydon TechCity was back in Matthew’s Yard and the anticipation of the biggest name yet meant that the event was ticketed – and completely packed out. Nearly 100 people packed out the Theatre all keen … Read More »

Meet Steve Bardouille, Creator of Famberry

Posted on November 20th, by Becca Taylor in Croydon: Tech City, Opinion. 2 comments

Ahead of tomorrow’s #Croydon #TechCity November session, Becca Taylor speaks to Steve Bardouille of Famberry about the importance of private social networks and the news of royal appointment.

At the end of October, Purley-based Famberry founder Steve Bardouille unveiled news that the Royal Russell School in Croydon would be using the social platform to help their students build their family trees as part of a school project. The school’s choice … Read More »

EVENT: #Croydon #TechCity with Deputy Mayor of London – Thursday November 21st 7.30pm @MatthewsYard

Posted on November 16th, by Jonny Rose in Croydon: Tech City, Tech City - News. No Comments

Get ready for next week’s #Croydon #TechCity: November Edition event with Jonny Rose and a sparkling lineup


It’s that time of the month again where Croydon’s tech scene comes out to play at Matthews Yard and learn from local tech entrepreneurs.

Everyone is welcome – you don’t need to be a business owner or computer-lover to enjoy this!

KEYNOTE: Kit Malthouse, Deputy Mayor of London on Croydon … Read More »