THE PENTECOSTAL church which took over the former cinema at 25 Church Road is hosting a New Year's Eve event there with 'celebration, drama, dance, praise, music'. The 'Mighty Manifestations Night' is billed as The KICC South West New Year's Eve celebration 2012. Advertising leaflets outside the former cinema building at 25 Church Road - which the … Continue reading KICC PLAN NEW YEAR’S EVE ‘PRAISE’ EVENT IN CINEMA BUILDING
PENSIONER JOE FIELD has won an 'awesome' award - for his annual Christmas window displays. Joe received his 'certificate of awesomeness' at the awards ceremony for Crystal Palace and Norwood Chamber of Commerce's first Christmas window competition in 'recognition of his own annual display' in Plumbase (formerly Bradleys) on Westow Hill. While Joe didn't … Continue reading PENSIONER JOE’S ‘AWESOME’ AWARD
RESIDENTS ARE being warned not to make payments to cold callers claiming to be from Croydon council’s trading standards team - and acting on behalf of businesses.
A CONFIDENTIAL and instant finger prick test for HIV in selected GP practices in Penge and North Beckenham where the incidence of HIV is higher is being piloted by Bromley council. The instant test only takes a minute and is being offered to all new patients aged 15 -59 at the time of registration, … Continue reading PILOT FOR CONFIDENTIAL HIV TESTING IN BROMLEY
GIVE COLD CALLERS THE COLD SHOULDER Residents are being reminded of the dangers of giving personal information to callers claiming to be from organisations that, at face value, seem to be legitimate. The reminder comes from Croydon council’s trading standards team after a woman from Shirley received a phone call from somebody who said he … Continue reading IF THEY SAY THEY’RE FROM THE COUNCIL – THEY’RE PROBABLY NOT!!!
A SENIOR Croydon councillor has voiced concerns that doorstep con artists are sharing details of their victims with fellow villains. Cllr Simon Hoar, cabinet member for community safety, made his comments after a joint operation between the council’s trading standards department and local banks prevented a vulnerable pensioner being conned out of more … Continue reading DOORSTEP CON ARTISTS ‘SHARING VICTIMS’ DETAILS WITH OTHER CRIMINALS’
STAR OF BBC TV's Changing Rooms and ITV's 'I'm a Celebrity...' Linda Barker will be visiting Crystal Palace today (Tuesday December 11th) at 4pm to cast her eyes over the festive windows around the Crystal Palace Triangle and choose which trader will be named 'Best Christmas Shop Window of 2012'. Shopkeepers and businesses will be vying … Continue reading CHANGING ROOMS STAR VISITS PALACE THIS AFTERNOON – Linda Barker will be judging festive windows