CODA presents The Pirates of Penzance in Wandle Park! 26-28 July

 The Pirates of Penzance

by WS Gilbert and Sir Arthur Sullivan

The Croydon Operatic and Dramatic Association (“CODA”) are proud to present their fourth annual outdoor production in Croydon’s Wandle Park this summer – a boisterous new production of Gilbert & Sullivan’s much loved comic opera The Pirates of Penzance, from 26th to 29th July. Continue reading

Get fit for FREE in Croydon with Our Parks!

Our Parks work with councils and development agencies to offer quality group outdoor exercise programmes for users in local parks and community settings, all for free, with the aim of improving the health outcomes of individuals.

They are offering free exercise classes in Wandle Park and Duppas Hill for those that are looking to get back into exercise.   They are fun, free and inclusive to all fitness levels.

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The work of Our Parks has been covered in the Guardian and Evening Standard.

Website: www.ourparks.org.uk

Twitter: @ourparksuk

Facebook: /ourparks

 

 

Join Croydon’s Interfaith bike ride and picnic in the park – 9 July 2017

The Faiths Together in Croydon (FTiC) annual picnic and bike ride will be held on July 9 in 2017, in association with Croydon Council and BoxPark.

This year the Council are supporting this special Big Get Together event  to show that we #WeStandTogether

A continuation of the Croydon Cyclefest, this is Faiths Together in Croydon’s third inter-faith bike ride and picnic.

This cycle ride through Croydon visits several of our diverse sites of worship before joining a dedicated Big Get Together picnic in the Park Hill Park. It’s a great opportunity to bring our community together, young and old, to promote diversity and equality.

Everyone is welcome to take part in the interfaith bike ride, to see the riders off from Boxpark Croydon, and to join the interfaith picnic which runs from 2-5pm at Park Hill Park in central Croydon.

The ride will be led by professional cycling instructors who will safeguard the ride. Rides will depart promptly as follows:

10am – Starting point for Group A: Croydon Arena, SE25 4QL for a route safety briefing

10:30am – start riding!

10:30am – Starting point for Group B: Boxpark, CR0 1LD.

 

Places on the ride can be reserved via Eventbrite at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/croydon-inter-faith-bike-ride-and-big-get-together-picnic-tickets-34707630457 or www.faithstogetherincroydon.org.uk

 

 

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Check out the video of the event in 2016

Save the date! Croydon Interfaith bike ride and picnic – 9 July 2017

The Faiths Together in Croydon (FTiC) annual picnic and bike ride will be on July 9 in 2017.

FTiC is working on another bike ride route leading to the picnic. They hope that you and your families will be able to come along and meet FTiC and other people of faith in Croydon.

On May 18th, the bike races are coming to Croydon again and FTiC is looking for 6 people to ride for Faiths Together in the Mayor’s race. This is one lap of the circuit at about 3.30pm. If you think you could be there for FTiC, please email faithstogetherincroydon@gmail.com

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Check out the video of the event in 2016