Open House London

How we created a haven for Croydon’s bees

Posted on August 31st, by Ally McKinlay in Politics & Society. 1 Comment

Artworks and hard work have created a beautiful bee haven in central Croydon, says Ally McKinlay

Croydon town centre is buzzing once again. This time, it’s thanks to bees: Bee Haven has taken over the piece of derelict land on Park Lane where last year we opened the world’s largest urban saffron farm.

Croydon Saffron Central was a great success and by the start of 2016, … Read More »

Five of the best… places in Croydon for (very) late summer fun

Posted on August 5th, by Bernadette Fallon in Culture. No Comments

Bernadette Fallon’s suggestions for seizing every moment of this late burst of summer

It’s the hottest September for fifty years – and whilst you might be feeling a bit hot under the collar in the office, these Indian summer days offer us a chance to catch up on missed opportunities earlier in the year. Here are my recommendations for top things to do outdoors in Croydon.

Take a … Read More »

Croydon Airport to take part in Open House London weekend 20th – 21st September 2014

Posted on September 12th, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

Croydon Airport, Britain’s former major air terminal, is delighted to be taking part in the capital’s greatest architecture festival, Open House London, of the weekend of 20th- 21st September 2014. 

Release begins: The airport will be open from 11am to 4pm on both days. Parking and admission is free.

Croydon Airport is of significant historical importance, offering a unique opportunity to experience aviation history first-hand, from the … Read More »