Yuri Gargarin

The Croydon buildings that point to the cosmos

Posted on November 6th, by Sean Creighton in Politics & Society. 3 comments

We direct visitors to ‘the visa office’, but Lunar House and Apollo House show us how to reach for the stars, says Sean Creighton

The names of Croydon’s Lunar House and Apollo Houses on Wellesley Road in central Croydon were inspired by the landing of the Apollo 11 mission on the moon in 1969. This was a major success for the United States in the Cold War … Read More »