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Larondina Dance Company hit the big time

Larondina Dance Company hit the big time

The atmosphere in the room as the Larondina Dance Company step onto the stage is electric. The group of nine dancers move with such elegance, poise and grace, and the crowd erupts with cheers as they take their bows after a truly moving performance at the Move It dance festival…

What’s on in the East, November 2 – November 9

What’s on in the East, November 2 – November 9

We’re finally in November which means it’s getting close to Christmas! So don’t worry, if you’re looking to save some pennies, there is definitely something for everyone across the boroughs this week.…

New research reveals ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ among other songs is better than sex

New research reveals ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ among other songs is better than sex

One in three people can name a track that they consider- “better than sex”, research reveals, with Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ scooping the number one spot for best song and Kings of Leon’s ‘Sex on Fire’ coming second. In the study:  Science Behind the Song, six out of ten people believed…

Police and BID put 10 extra officers on beat

Police and BID put 10 extra officers on beat

The Metropolitan Police and Croydon Business Improvement District  (BID) will continue to work together in a deal to improve policing in the town centre.…

Eastenders actor presents memoirs

Eastenders actor presents memoirs

Former Eastenders actor Corinne Skinner Carter will present her memoirs in Croydon this Saturday as part of Black History Month celebrations.…

Pop-up pool to teach over 1,000 people to swim

Pop-up pool to teach over 1,000 people to swim

A temporary swimming pool has been launched in a north Croydon school which aims to teach more than 1,000 people to swim and improve their skills in the water this autumn.…

Council approves compulsory recycling

Council approves compulsory recycling

Croydon Council has given the go-ahead on a compulsory recycling scheme which could see people fined up to £80 for not recycling.…

Men jailed for gang weapon supply

Men jailed for gang weapon supply

Three men were sentenced to a total of 33 years in jail at Croydon Crown Court on Friday, for conspiracy to supply firearms and ammunition to gangs in south London.…

Urgent patients move during hospital refurb

Urgent patients move during hospital refurb

Patients of Purley War Memorial Hospital’s diagnostic services will have to travel to Croydon University hospital for urgent care from December as the unit will get a redesign. …

Celebrity chefs to cook for Goldsmiths students

Celebrity chefs to cook for Goldsmiths students

Two mystery celebrity chefs will be kicking up a stir at Goldsmiths, University of London next Wednesday, as they bring their TV show to New Cross.…

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