Croydon Debate Club – Social media and local government – help or hindrance – 21 Feb 2018

Croydon Debate club is BACK!

 

 

The organiser, Robert Ward, writes,

“The aim of the Croydon Debate Club is to promote a constructive dialogue on issues specific to Croydon. The emphasis will be on understanding the issue and the options that there are to address it.”

You can just turn up but it helpful if you can book a place on Eventbrite.

If you have any questions or would like to propose a topic for a future meeting, just email croydondebateclub@gmail.com

And keep your eyes peeled for future events.

Twitter at @CronxDebateClub

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Croydon Policing Newsletter – Coulsdon East – Jan 2018

Here’s the newsletter covering the ward of Coulsdon East, keeping people in the ward up to date with policing matters in the area.

Why not sign up to receive these newsletters and important updates direct to your inbox? Just email the address below and ask to be added.

Produced by:

Coulsdon East Safer Neighbourhood Team
Email – CoulsdonEast.snt@met.police.uk
Tel – 020 8721 2059

Twitter:  @MPSCoulsdonEast

Facebook: Coulsdon East Police

http://content.met.police.uk/Team/Croydon/CoulsdonEast

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Croydon Policing Newsletter – Coulsdon East – Nov 2017

Here’s the newsletter covering the ward of Coulsdon East, keeping people in the ward up to date with policing matters in the area.

Why not sign up to receive these newsletters and important updates direct to your inbox? Just email the address below and ask to be added.

Produced by:

Coulsdon East Safer Neighbourhood Team
Email – CoulsdonEast.snt@met.police.uk
Tel – 020 8721 2059

Twitter: Now at @MPSCoulsdonEast

Facebook: Coulsdon East Police

http://content.met.police.uk/Team/Croydon/CoulsdonEast

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Community Meeting – Tues 23 January 2018 – All welcome

Please join us for our next public meeting in the hall to the rear of:

St. Michael and All Angels with St. James
Poplar Walk
Croydon
CR0 1UA

Enter via the gate to the left of the Church.

Please book a free place to attend.

St Michael front

We are delighted that we will be joined by Katie Rose who is directing Croydon’s first Festival of Peace – 16 to 23 June 2018 – an invitation to our community to reflect on peace through vibrant cross-cultural participatory arts.

World-class artists will collaborate with leading community partners to create large-scale imaginative events and enduring commissions including the London Mozart Player’s Anthem For Peace, a Peace Garden at Park Hill Park and innovative artwork commissioned by Rise Gallery.

This is an event for all, where everyone can get involved or take part, so come along to find out more!

 

If time allows, the rest of the meeting will be devoted to any subject offered for discussion or notice that people attending wish to raise. Please leave details as a comment on this post, or email us. These will be given priority on the night.

Our meetings are open to all and are strictly apolitical.

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Doors open at 7pm, when tea and coffee will be available and you’ll have the chance to meet and chat with others attending. We’ll have local information on display for you to take away.

The meeting will start by 7.30pm, ideally earlier.

There will be brief introductions and notices.

Invited speakers will then speak and take questions.

If time allows, the meeting will then be open for you to share your views, offer a notice or propose a topic for discussion, with priority given to those suggested prior to the meeting.

The meeting will finish by 9pm. If possible, we endeavour to finish slightly earlier to allow people to chat after the meeting and for clearing away.

Booking:

Please book a free place on Eventbrite here: http://croydoncc.eventbrite.co.uk/

This helps us to cater for numbers and ensures that the meeting start is not delayed.

If you prefer you can email us at CroydonNeighbourhoods@gmail.com and we can book for you.

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Download a copy of the flyer to share here: flyer Croydon – Jan 2018

Getting there:
There is no general parking available at this venue, but its central location with good transport links. We may be able to cater for blue badge holders, so please get in touch well ahead of the event if this applies to you.

The hall is to the rear of the Church, accessed through the gate in the fencing to the left of the main Church entrance.

You can also join our mailing list to get an invitation to our events and occasional updates via email by emailing CroydonNeighbourhoods@gmail.com with your name and Add me in the subject line.

Croydon Policing Newsletter – Coulsdon East – Oct 2017

Here’s the newsletter covering the ward of Coulsdon East, keeping people in the ward up to date with policing matters in the area.

Why not sign up to receive these newsletters and important updates direct to your inbox? Just email the address below and ask to be added.

 

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Parks & Green spaces meeting – Croydon Conservatives want to hear your views…. 13 Nov 2017

An invitation from Croydon Conservatives for Croydon residents to come along and tell them how you think parks and green spaces should be managed in future….

 Monday 13 November 2017

Brighton Road Baptist Church

215 Brighton Road, South Croydon, CR2 6EJ

 7.00 – 8.30pm

 This is a public meeting for the residents of Croydon to put forward views on Croydon’s parks and green spaces.

 Conservative councillors will listen.

The feedback received will be used to hold the current Labour administration to account.  Your views will also be taken into account when they develop the Conservative manifesto ready for the local elections in May 2018.

The Shadow spokesperson for Planning, Cllr Jason Perry, the Shadow Leader, Cllr Tim Pollard and other local Conservative councillors will be present.

There is no need to book but it would be helpful if you would email CCCG Parks [mailto:cccgparks@outlook.com] to help ensure enough seating is in place.
PLEASE NOTE: This is a meeting organised by Croydon Conservatives.

Public Meeting – Thurs 23 Nov 2017 – All welcome

Please join us for our next public meeting in the hall to the rear of:

St. Michael and All Angels with St. James
Poplar Walk
Croydon
CR0 1UA

Enter via the gate to the left of the Church.

Please book a free place to attend.

St Michael front

Come along to hear from Derek Terrell, Operations Manager for Home-Start Croydon. Derek will explain the work of Home-Start, how people can assist Home-Start and answer any questions.

The rest of the meeting will be devoted to any subject offered for discussion or notice that people attending wish to raise. Please leave details as a comment on this post, or email us. These will be given priority on the night.

There will be local information on display and copies to take away.

We will also be collecting items for Purley Food Hub.

Our meetings are open to all and are strictly apolitical.

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Doors open at 7pm, when tea and coffee will be available and you’ll have the chance to meet others attending. We’ll have local information on display and a collection point for donations to Purley Food Hub. 

The meeting will start by 7.30pm, ideally earlier.

There will be brief introductions and notices.

Any invited speakers will then speak and take questions.

The meeting will then be open for you to share your views, offer a notice or propose a topic for discussion, with priority given to those suggested prior to the meeting.

The meeting will finish by 9pm. If possible, we endeavour to finish slightly earlier to allow people to chat after the meeting and for clearing away.

Donations to Purley Food Hub
We will be collecting donations for Purley Food Hub at this meeting.  See the current list of requests, here.

Booking:

Please book a free place on Eventbrite here: http://croydoncc.eventbrite.co.uk/

This helps us to cater for numbers and ensures that the meeting is not delayed.

If you prefer you can email us at CroydonNeighbourhoods@gmail.com and we can book for you.

 

Download a copy of the flyer to share here: flyer Croydon – Nov 2017

Getting there:
There is no general parking available at this venue, but its central location with good transport links. We may be able to cater for blue badge holders, so please get in touch well ahead of the event if this applies to you.

The hall is to the rear of the Church, accessed through the gate in the fencing to the left of the main Church entrance.

You can also join our mailing list to get an invitation to our events and occasional updates via email by emailing CroydonNeighbourhoods@gmail.com with your name and Add me in the subject line.