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News in brief summer 2016

Posted on September 5th, by The Croydon Citizen in Politics & Society. No Comments

The big stories of the summer, summarised for your convenience by the Citizen team

Croydon voted to remain in the European Union

The debate over staying in or leaving the EU raged across the UK in the first half of this year, and Croydon saw its share of skirmishes between the campaigns. Street stalls from all sides were regularly present, with non-political groups also holding events to discuss … Read More »



Event review: The Croydon Craft Beer Festival II, 17th – 19th March 2016

Posted on March 30th, by Paddy Blewer in Culture. No Comments

CCBF number two leaves Paddy Blewer feeling fuzzy around the edges

We all know that the second time is often better than the first. You know what you’re doing. You’re organised. You know what works and what doesn’t. There’s less of the well-meaning fumbling. At the same time, if the first go was great, you’ve raised expectations of your performance, which can lead to nerves: … Read More »



Croydon Craft Beer Festival set for Thursday 17th – Saturday 19th March 2016 in the Braithwaite Hall

Posted on March 15th, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

An extended Craft Beer Festival will be held in the Braithwaite Hall on Thursday 17th, Friday 18th and Saturday 19th March.

Release begins: Following a hugely successful first year in 2015, the Braithwaite Hall at the Croydon Clocktower will host the second Croydon Craft Beer Festival. After the incredible popularity of our first festival last October, we’re bringing a bigger and better edition back for 2016.

There … Read More »