Full programme published for Purley Festival 2015

Posted on June 22nd, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

As Purley Festival approaches, the organisers have released the programme for a week of activities from Monday 29th June to Sunday 5th July. 

Release begins: Events are taking place at various venues throughout Purley from Monday 29th June to Friday 3rd July and the line-up for the weekend finale at the Rotary Field, Brighton Road on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th July. There are even pre-festival events, such as a Swing … Read More »

March in brief

Posted on March 31st, by The Croydon Citizen in Politics & Society. 1 Comment

The big events of last month, on one handy page

Boxpark Croydon designs revealed

After rumours about the trendy Shoreditch retailer became a reality in last month’s news roundup, plans and designs for the site have been announced. The store (pictured above) is promised to provide 200 jobs, and will open in early 2016. It will be built on the land behind the Croydon Visitor Centre … Read More »

Pinot Blanc is Croydon’s favourite wine

Posted on March 19th, by CronxWire in CronxWire. 1 Comment

Research by Laithwaite’s Wine has found that while the UK’s favourite wine is Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Blanc is number one in Croydon. 

Release begins: It’s official: we are a nation of Sauvignon Blanc fanatics. This is one of the key findings from a recent study of the sales data at Laithwaite’s Wine, the UK’s largest home-delivery wine merchant, and its 400,000+ loyal customers.

Analysing over a hundred … Read More »