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Blazing a trail

Posted on April 12th, by Lyn Simmons in Politics & Society. No Comments

Could a jumble trail be right up your street?

Well, it will be for residents in Addiscombe and Shirley Park on Saturday 1st July 2017.

Not heard of a jumble trail? It’s a fantastic idea initiated in 2013. Martina Randles loved jumble sales, was a keen supporter of recycling and wanted a way to get to know her local community. She came up with the … Read More »



Why Carers Rights Day matters to Croydon

Posted on November 22nd, by Amy Deakin in Politics & Society. No Comments

Caring for Croydon’s carers

John looks after his elderly mother, who lives alone. She’s become very frail over the past year and has multiple health issues. John is constantly rushing around, trying to make sure his mother is okay whilst holding down a full-time job. The stress is starting to take a toll on John’s performance at work, and he fears he may lose his … Read More »