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March in brief

Posted on March 31st, by The Croydon Citizen in Politics & Society. 1 Comment

The big events of last month, on one handy page

Boxpark Croydon designs revealed

After rumours about the trendy Shoreditch retailer became a reality in last month’s news roundup, plans and designs for the site have been announced. The store (pictured above) is promised to provide 200 jobs, and will open in early 2016. It will be built on the land behind the Croydon Visitor Centre … Read More »



Crystal Palace 1-0 Stoke City: Match Report

Posted on January 19th, by Matt Woosnam in Sport. No Comments

Matt Woosnam reports on what could turn out to be a vital win for the Eagles

Jason Puncheon atoned for his penalty miss against Tottenham Hotspur with a cool, calm and collected finish to earn Crystal Palace a crucial three points against Stoke City as they climbed four places in the table.

The on loan winger could have grabbed another, but for a stunning … Read More »



The Away Block Report: Palace stoked with first goal but come away with nothing

Posted on August 26th, by The Palace Away Fan in Sport. No Comments

Dean Childs takes us through Palace’s first away game of the season against Stoke City from the terraces, where Holloway’s men found themselves frustrated. Tom Lickley provides some added insight from his sofa.

Stoke City  2 (Adam 58′, Shawcross 62′)

Crystal Palace  1 (Chamakh 31′)

Once the team was announced, and Chamakh, Campaña and Puncheon (the Croydon-born winger returning to his hometown club, having … Read More »