SCCA Meeting with South Croydon Councillors

South Croydon Ward councillors will attend our next SCCA meeting on Monday 13th May in South Croydon United Church Hall.

This will give our local community an opportunity to question our local representatives about local and borough-wide issues such as planning and development, local shops, refuse and recycling  etc.

Come and let your local councillors know about the issues that concern you in South Croydon.

The South Croydon Ward councillors are:

  • Jason Perry (Economy, Jobs & Planning)
  • Maria Gatland (Children, Families & Learning)
  • Michael Neal (Licensing)

Please note that this meeting takes place at South Croydon United Church Hall at the junction of Aberdeen Road and Heathfield Road.

This is a public meeting – please encourage friends and neighbours to come along.

Date: Monday 13th May

Time: 7pm – 8.30pm

Venue: South Croydon United Church Hall, Aberdeen Road, South Croydon CR0 1EQ

Click here to see a map


Great British Spring Clean: SCCA Litter Pick

The last SCCA community clean up was so well received by residents and local businesses that the SCCA has invited volunteers from across the community to come together to clean up around central South Croydon.

Date: Saturday 6th April

Time: 11.30am – 12.30pm

Meeting Point:  Corner of Ruskin Parade by the seats opposite the fish & chip shop

Finish: Whelan’s Pub in Selsdon Road 

This will also be part of Keep Britain Tidy’s Great British Spring Clean.

All bags, gloves etc will be provided by the council clean up team who will remove all the collected rubbish after the event.


Suffragette Talk on 26th March

The next SCCA meeting will be a talk by SCCA member, Eleanor Redshaw.

In My Grandmother’s Suffragette Footsteps” will include a presentation with illustrations and artefacts from the Suffragette movement.

Date: Tuesday 26th March 2019
Time: 7.00pm – 8.00pm
Venue: St Peter’s Church House, Heathfield Road, CR0 1EZ

All welcome, free to attend and no booking required.

We will collect donations on the night which will be paid to a charity of Eleanor’s choosing.

SCCA Meeting with Fairfield Councillors

Chatsworth (Road) Residents Association (CRA) and the SCCA have invited the new Fairfield Ward councillors to meet with us, talk to us about their responsibilities within the council and their plans for the local area.

This will give us an opportunity to question representatives of the Labour-run council about local and borough-wide issues such as Park Hill Park and Fairfield Halls.

This is a public meeting – all are welcome.

Date: Monday 25th February

Time: 7pm – 8.30pm

Venue: St Peter’s Church House, Heathfield Road, CR0 1EZ

The Fairfield Ward councillors are:

  • Nirosahn Sirisena (Deputy Member for Culture, Leisure and Sport)
  • Mary Croos (Learning and Development)
  • Chris Clark (Licensing Committee (Chair); Planning Committee)


SCCA Litter Pick on Saturday 19th January

Our clean up of South Croydon will take place on Saturday, 19thJanuary 2019 from 11.30am – 12.45pm. Afterwards, we’ll retire to a local pub (either Whelans or Croham Arms).

Everyone is welcome: friends, children, pets etc.

Meeting Point: Ruskin Parade, by the Spa Shop on Selsdon Road (beneath the flats, by the trees and the chairs).


11:30 Meet at Ruskin Parade (as above)

Continue reading