Project B Croydon

If you’re in debt, this new Croydon-based campaign could help

Posted on September 4th, by Twice Campaign in Economics & Business. No Comments

The TWiCE campaign arrives in Croydon on Friday 21st September

Open a newspaper or check online and you’ll probably see stories about these familiar topics: the rising cost of living, people struggling to make ends meet, families in tens of thousands of pounds of debt. These are common stories, probably affecting someone you know who is experiencing financial stress. That’s why the TWiCE Campaign launches in Croydon … Read More »

Hoo-har at Hoodoo’s, down at Matthews Yard

Posted on March 20th, by Rob Preston in Culture. 10 comments

Is the venue that brought cool to Croydon in serious trouble?

Matthews Yard is still there. Having arrived in 2012, it’s approaching its fifth anniversary. But will it make it that far?

The place first appeared as a café with a work space, a studio space and Croydon Radio renting an HQ it could call home. Holding it up were the people of Croydon themselves, donating money … Read More »

Think local, act local, buy Croydon

Posted on October 26th, by Jonny Rose in Economics & Business. 2 comments

Keep it Croydon if you want the town’s economy to stay healthy

Hannah Luffman recently wrote about the importance of spending, resourcing and investing locally as a means to make sure everyone benefits from Croydon’s booming economy. It’s not just a nice sentiment, it actually works.

The local multiplier effect

Money that stays within the local economy gets spent again and increases well-being. This is … Read More »

Thursday 27th October, 7pm: Solve homelessness in Croydon, and more, at October’s #Croydon #TechCity

Posted on October 21st, by Jonny Rose in Croydon: Tech City. No Comments

Even after a high-profile month, #Croydon #TechCity isn’t slowing down

After a two-month summer recess, Croydon Tech City is back on the scene and reconvening at Project B to start a new season of tech demos, talks, and shenanigans, as we continue to make Croydon a credible player in the European startup scene.

This month’s Croydon Tech City will be of particular interest if … Read More »

EVENT: Croydon Tech City season finale – Thursday 21st July at 7pm @ProjectBCroydon

Posted on July 18th, by Jonny Rose in Croydon: Tech City, Tech City - News. No Comments

#Croydon #TechCity founder Jonny Rose reveals the lineup for the final meeting until September

As Croydon Tech City comes to the end of another exciting year and prepares for a couple of months of well-deserved rest for both the team and the community, Project B will play host to the final CTC of the current season on Thursday 21st July at 7pm.

To attend this Thursday’s event, please … Read More »

Surrey Street Treats: simply persimmon cocktails

Posted on November 18th, by Karen Cartwright in Culture. No Comments


Karen Cartwright of Project B in Middle Street brings us cocktails of the unexpected

Right now there’s an abundance of these delicious and slightly quirky fruits available in Surrey Street for an incredible five for £1! Persimmon-based cocktails also make use of the citrus fruits found there all year round.

Persimmon Margarita

Ingredients from the market 

2 persimmons

50ml fresh lime juice

To garnish: a lime wheel

Ingredients from the kitchen 

25ml vanilla syrup

Ingredients from the … Read More »