Purley Pond


She’s a Monroe-esque sort of pond

Posted on March 31st, by Liz Sheppard-Jones in Politics & Society. 1 Comment

During the floods, @ThePurleyPond brought lightness and humour to the borough via Twitter. Liz Sheppard-Jones recalls how Croydon’s newest water feature made a splash

She cascaded into our Twitter lives on Sunday February 9th 2014, using the same introductory greeting (‘Hello!’) as Marilyn Monroe did in her earliest screen appearance (1948′s Scudda Hoo, Scudda Hay!, a film memorable only for her presence in it). Swiftly establishing … Read More »