Snowman in the Cronx

Posted on December 4th, by Liz Sheppard-Jones in Politics & Society. 1 Comment

Fire forced us into our homes in fear. Snow brought us back into the streets as a community

It snowed in West Croydon in January 2012 and my children ran outside to build a snowman. While grown-ups moan about icy roads and disrupted trains, snowmen are the happy, excited response of all children in all winters to the novelty and fun of the … Read More »

The London Road Tour Project

Posted on November 16th, by Kake in History. 7 comments

Proud West Croydon resident Kake invites you on a step-by-step tour of each address on vibrant London Road

Think of Croydon, and what comes to mind? Trams, tall office blocks, the big chain shops of North End, the Old Town charm of Surrey Street market, the historical almshouses and Minster? Beyond all this, there’s an area of Croydon that came prominently and shockingly to attention … Read More »