Black History Month 2021 in #Croydon – call for events

This October, Croydon will celebrate the pride, history, and rich diversity of the Black community.

This is reflected in this year’s theme PROUD2BE 

Croydon BME Forum invites you to submit your events for Black History Month 2021.

Croydon Policing Newsletter – Sanderstead – June 2021

This is the latest edition of the Sanderstead local policing team’s newsletter.

Produced by:
Sanderstead Safer Neighbourhood Team
Email –
Tel – 020 8721 2470
Twitter –  @MPSSanderstead

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Croydon Trading Standards Bulletin – 2021/22 – Edition 1

This is the latest bulletin from Croydon Council Trading Standards which contains useful advice on crime prevention and some good news stories.

Read it online here or download a copy at the foot of this post which includes all the links.

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Brilliant Butterflies Big Butterflies week until 1 August – Places still available

The London Wildlife Trust is holding FREE events across their five nature reserves in South Croydon and Bromley for the Big Butterfly Week!.
Some events are already fully booked but these still have availability, so do get booking!
There are still places for these events:

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Inspector Cathy Thomas’s Croydon South SNT Bulletin – June 2021

Inspector Cathy Thomas is the Inspector for the Croydon Safer Neighbourhood Teams (SNTs) South, covering 16 wards in the south of the borough.

Inspector Thomas works with Inspector Steve Warnes who continues as the inspector for SNTs in north and central Croydon.

Find the latest news here to read online or download a copy to share….

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Holiday play scheme at affordable prices with Start it Right in Croydon

Start it Right is running a holiday play scheme for young people ages 8-12 from Monday 26 July 2021 – Friday 27 August 2021 from 10am – 3pm (excluding weekends).

It takes place at Old Town Youth Club,  Charles Major Centre, Duppas Hill Terrace, Croydon CR0 4BA.

For just £5.99 per day young people will have access to a range of exciting and fun activities including arts and crafts, sports, media and lots more.

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Faiths Together in Croydon’s Bereavement event – 27 July – POSTPONED

The Faiths Together in Croydon (FTiC) bereavement event planned for 27 July has been postponed.

Faith Together in Croydon
Twitter: @FTiCroydon

Croydon Trading Standards Community Alert – fraudulent mobile phone upgrade scam



Fraudulent Mobile Phone Upgrade Scam

There has been an increase in reporting of fraudulent mobile phone scams where the consumer is contacted about an upgrade by fraudsters pretending to be the legitimate company – often they will know the correct provider due to old call lists in circulation.

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