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Croydon is The Mayor’s London Borough of Culture for 2023: Here’s What That Means

Justice has truly been served – Croydon has been announced as The Mayor’s London Borough of Culture for 2023. It’s no secret that we love Croydon – we could gush for days about this cool corner of the capital (though that probably wouldn’t make for the most interesting read).  And, it turns out that the …

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The Best Restaurants in Croydon – Unmissable Places to Eat

Looking for the best restaurants in Croydon? You’ve come to the right place. There’s a Croydonite amongst us, so we’ve got you covered when it comes to Croydon’s best eats. It’s no secret that the capital is filled with great food, and there are plenty of brilliant restaurants in Croydon for you to choose from. …

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21 Brilliant Things to do in Croydon

Croydon is a surprising treasure trove of discoveries. Packed with some of the city’s coolest spots and brilliant things to do. These are the spots you shouldn’t miss. With its rich history and the vibrant community spirit still rampant throughout the borough today, there are plenty of fun things to do in Croydon. From cool …

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Croydon Airport: Discover The Secrets of London’s Lost Airport

Discover the rich history of Croydon airport – London’s lost airport.  An airport? In Croydon? No, we’re not pulling your leg. And it wasn’t just any old airport either: Croydon Airport is famed for inventing Air Traffic Control and was once upon a time, Britain’s gateway to the rest of the world.  Prepare for take …

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Best Pubs in Croydon: 9 Cosy Watering Holes Serving The Perfect Pint

A refreshing pint, a Sunday roast and even a spot of live music. We’re about to embark on one hell of a pub crawl. Let the good times roll with this handy guide to the best pubs in Croydon.  The Best Pubs in Croydon The Oval Tavern  The Oval Tavern could be about to become …

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Mayfield Lavender: Visiting Banstead’s Blooming Gorgeous Lavender Fields

Oh, Mayfield Lavender.  We have all seen the incredible Instagram shots. You know the ones; the perfectly posed models in fantastic dresses, frolicking amongst the rows of stunning purple lavender.  Twenty-five acres of dazzling lavender will transport you from the outskirts of London into the purple paradise of Provence, France – well, kind of. Here’s …

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Time to Discover: The Bethlem Museum of the Mind

Looking to visit one of London’s more unusual spots? The Bethlem Museum of the Mind in Beckenham offers an insightful look at mental health issues in society.  Bethlem Museum of the Mind tackles the reality of mental health care in the UK head-on. Bethlem Museum (sometimes referred to as Bedlam Hospital Museum) stores and displays …

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