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September 2016 in brief

Posted on October 14th, by The Croydon Citizen in Politics & Society. 1 Comment

Croydon’s big stories of September 2016, summarised for your convenience by the Citizen team

Boxpark opening date announced

The delayed Boxpark development next to East Croydon station received an opening date of 29th October. A festival, culminating in grime night Eskimo Dance, will launch the food, drink and events-focused space, which will not include any retail units. As a result, plans for a repeat of 2015′s Ambition Festival … Read More »

How Hollywood brought Istanbul to Croydon town centre

Posted on September 19th, by Keithanthony Taylor in Culture. No Comments

Wondering what the flashes and bangs coming from St George’s Walk last week were all about? Keithanthony Taylor has the answer

They put up signs to reassure us. “Do not be alarmed”, the notice read. “You may see actors using replica firearms and hear gunfire. Filming and rehearsals will be taking place today. This is all being controlled by a qualified armourer”.

So Croydon goes to … Read More »