September 2017

Croydon’s first arts store to open in the heart of town centre

2017-09-26T09:17:44+00:00 September 26th, 2017|Recent news, Regeneration|

A former furniture store in the Whitgift Shopping Centre is to be temporarily taken over by a consortium of local and neighbouring arts organisations.

Croydon Arts Store (CAS) will open its doors at the former site of Grange furniture store on […]

FREE Warhol lectures from US pop-art expert, Henry Koelsch

2017-09-22T11:39:39+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|Recent news|

Anyone with an interest in pop-art should book a place on two unmissable free lectures lined up this weekend as part of Warhol Croydon month.

Renowned art dealer and Warhol expert, Henry Koelsch, is visiting Croydon from his Los Angeles […]

Have your say on the Good Evening Croydon finalists

2017-09-22T11:04:01+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|Recent news, Regeneration|

Five exciting and diverse proposals that each aim to bring a unique offering to Croydon’s nightlife have been shortlisted in the council’s Good Evening Croydon project.

Earlier this year, local organisations were asked to submit their creative concepts to refresh the […]

Small Business Commission presents recommendations to boost growth for Croydon SMEs

2017-09-21T11:15:37+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Recent news|

Croydon’s Small Business Commission yesterday presented the findings of their investigation and recommended actions to boost the growth and success of local small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

More than 100 businesses attended the event at the council’s Braithwaite Hall, where commissioners […]

Business and director ordered to pay over £9,000 for fly-tipped waste

2017-09-21T10:14:59+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Recent news|

A landlord and its company director whose South Norwood property was used as an illegal rubbish dump have become the 171st prosecution under the council’s Don’t Mess With Croydon – Take Pride campaign.

At Croydon Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday (19 September), […]