Discussion in 'London and the South East' started by Manuka, May 8, 2014.
Foxton have deep claws into croydon
So it would seem, but I have only recently noticed them around here.
I am That the market has changed so much in that area in a few months
Yep, spotted 4 signs on my way to South Croydon station this morning
It is depressing
Right, all you SE25rs! Don't forget the Roller Disco at Stanley Hall tomorrow. It is part of the South Norwood and Thornton Heath Film Festival.
Choice of two films - Whip it at 5pm and Zanadu at 8pm
South Norwood & Thornton Heath - Whip It (+ Roller Disco)
I like the Tesco - especially at 10 at night - it's a bit random and quite busy. Not as good as drunk shopping Streatham Tesco's at midnight.
I found people helpful and friendly recently when I've been in that tesco
This Sat Dec 5 - second installment of the South Norwood Clocktower Market...outside Aldi in Station Street.
First was a couple of weeks ago and was a great success. See link...
South Norwood Clocktower market hailed as success as stalls sell out
Will have a mix of food, crafts, live music and a story teller for the kids.
Come one come all!
Some more positive news. It's been a long time in the planning but council have provided the following "blueprint" for public realm work in South Norwood. It's pretty detailed and as far as I'm concerned will be great for the area;
https://www.croydon.gov.uk/sites/de...ds/Connected Croydon - South Norwood plan.pdf
So what to peeps think of the public realm plans?
Overall very happy with the plans. At first I thought waiting until March 2017 to start work in Portland and Station Roads was an unnecessary delay but upon further consideration understand why given the need to put the work to tender, select a provider and ensure all impacted have a chance to have their say before work commences.
Looks alright. Not sure it will bring the shops back to life though.
Murder probe launched after young man found stabbed to death in South Norwood Recreation Ground
PHOTOS: First pictures of Joshua Asante, the teenager accused of murdering David Darko
if these young uns are going to fight, fight with your fists FFS. fucking awful stuff.
19 year-old Darnell Martin has now also been charged with murder:
David Darko killing: Second man charged with murder
Dunno if that will work. It is a link to a facebook page advertising a soul night at Stanley Halls.
While the ethnic majority concerns itself with a lack of pubs, bagel shops and "cupcake cafes", and calls for more support for "small businesses" while simultaneously launching a racial boycott of existing "small businesses", the road where "no-one" goes could do with improved safety measures to protect local residents, including, presumably, the many people who already live there and are not "househunting" in adjacent roads in order to make the area where they live more "vibrant":
Woman pushing child in buggy hit by truck on zebra crossing in South Norwood (click for more)
Are you accusing me of racism?
I genuinely have no idea what point you are making by doing a multi-quote of my posts.
Someone's on a wind up...
That Stanley halls soul thing looks great... Always wanted a reason to go in there.... What date is it please?
Was it 20tg Feb? If so next time.
The name might need shortening
So Antic are coming - Apparently they'll open in summer. ABOUT TIME. I'M VERY THIRSTY.
I live down the road
But where will it be?
how you finding S norwood/t heath boohoo? getting on with it?
I really like the place. I knew I would. Now waiting for April to find out what school my daughter will go to!
anyone been to that pop up coffee place in Stanley Halls? Never noticed it before though if it's good then I'd probably go there often for a flat white in the morning. At the risk of sounding a bit thick, where exactly is it?
Yep, that pop up coffee place is great. The only place in SE25 for my breakfast
Egg Benedict! Mmmmm
Antic going to William Stanley.
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