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So what if Fairfield Halls closes for two years – I’m glad

Posted on January 7th, by Jonny Rose in Culture. 22 comments

Jonny Rose refuses to eulogise the potentially departed Fairfield Halls

News that the Fairfield Halls is due to be closed for two years of renovation has seen many in Croydon enter into paroxysms of grief reserved usually for dead relatives and relegated football teams.

My own response is less “Oh no”, and more “So what?”.

Rather than being a death knell … Read More »

New art and design gallery opens in St George’s Walk

Posted on November 16th, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

A second new art and design gallery has opened opposite RISE in Croydon’s Arts Quarter, St George’s Walk.

Release begins: We are excited to announce the opening of Hyper Hyper, a new Art and Design Gallery at 20 St Georges Walk Croydon.

Art and culture is vital to the fabric of life and yet our town of some 340,000 residents has been starved of a quality cultural offering for … Read More »