Events coming up

Sanderstead Local History Group. Wednesday 27th March

Want to discover more local history? If so then 'The Sanderstead Local History Group' would like to invite you to our monthly meetings held 2-4pm at All Saints Church Hall Onslow Gardens Sanderstead the last Wednesday in the month. A small charge of £2 each meeting to cover hall hire and refreshments. No annual fee. Information is on the Bourne Society website re the area covered and local history books they have produced plus details of the SLHG meetings.

2019 programme.

  • March 27 The History of the White Bear PH, and Fickleshole farm Chelsham owned by the Alwen family by Joyce Hoad
  • April 24 Shirley Windmill and the Alwen family by Chris Harman

Contact Joyce Hoad [Chair] [email protected] or [email protected]

Bourne Society

Purley Beeches Work Party. Sat 6th April

SPRING BONFIRE. The first of our two annual bonfires to help keep the Beeches tidy, always a very satisfying time.

Programme for 2019

For further information please call or email, Stanley Lowy: 020 8657 3684 or [email protected], Elizabeth Bennett: [email protected], Mac Court: [email protected]

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Free Tennis at St Paul's Tennis Club 2-5 pm on Saturdays in April

Free tennis each Saturday in April at St Paul's tennis club starting on Sat 6 April at 2pm. Small friendly club in Essenden Road, near Sanderstead Station, All standards welcome. Good value annual subscription. More details at

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Family Fun at All Saints, Sanderstead. Friday 19th April, 9.30am

Today we have a special Family Fun event for Good Friday in All Saints' Church.

Family Fun is a monthly activity based service for all children up to the age of 12 years, and their parents​, grandparents​ and carers. Our Sunday meetings start at 3:00pm in the All Saints' church halls in Onslow Gardens, with ​lots of ​time for activities and crafts based around ​the Bible, ​which the children do with their parents and carers, ​followed by plenty of ​lively ​singing​ and a story. We end our time together​ with a tasty snack and refreshments for all. Children take home everything they have made.

We look forward to welcoming you​ to Family Fun. If you have any questions, please email ​[email protected]

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Rotary Classic Car Run, Sat 28th April

Rotary Club of Croydon Jubilee is organising a classic car run from Denbies estate, through the lanes of Surrey and Kent to the Brogdale Collections in Faversham. Entry £45 per car. Contact [email protected] tel 020 8686 7757 (9am - 5,30pm) or 020 8654 4545 (6-9 pm), or David 020 8688 0273 (6 - 9pm) Full details here

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Sanderstead Residents' Association AGM. Wednesday 8th May

NOTICE OF THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING. 8 pm on Wednesday, 8 May 2019. At ALL SAINTS’ CHURCH HALL Onslow Gardens, Sanderstead, Surrey.

Notice is hereby given of the Annual General Meeting of the Association. At the meeting the Officers and Executive Committee will be elected. Nominations for the committee should be sent to the Hon Secretary 14 days prior to the AGM. Your committee would like to see as many members as possible support this AGM.


  • Welcome by Chairman, Mr Dennis King
  • Apologies Received
  • Minutes of the AGM held on 10 May 2018
  • Secretary’s Report
  • Treasurer’s Report
  • Election of Officers and Executive Committee
  • Presentation of cheques
  • Any other business

Our Sanderstead Safer Neighbouthood Police Team have been invited, along with our MP Chris Philp, GLA member Steve O'Connell and our local councillors.

Drinks and refreshments will available at the close of the AGM. It’s an opportunity to discuss issues with your local councillors and committee.

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Rotary Big Band Concert, Friday 14th June

Rotary Club of Croydon Jubilee presents the Jubilee Big Band Night featuring the Nigel Garrard Orchestra. Friday 14th June, Warlingham Rugby Club, Limpsfield Road, Warlingham, CR6 9RB. Doors open 7.15pm. Tickets £16, children under 15 £12. Principal Surplus donated to Alzheimer's Society, the remainder to local charities. No tickets on sale at the door, phone or email David Cronk. Phone: 01883 819 087. Email: [email protected]

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Rotary Charity Walk. Saturday 22nd June

Annual sponsored walk. Raise money for your good cause. Come and join us for our seven mile ramble starting and finishing at St Mary's church hall, Farleigh CR6 9PX. Please visit the events page of our website, email or telephone to request a sponsor form. Your charity gets 60% of the sponsorship money, the rest goes to Rotary Charities. Download a poster here

Website: Tel: 07774 186 792. Email: [email protected]

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Selsdon Juniors Football Club. Scouting for next season

Training sessions at Greenvale Primary School and Croydon High Astro on Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings. Looking for talented year 5 footballers. Open training sessions till the end of May. Contact Jon on 07917 034050. Email [email protected]

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Soul Symphony Choir, Tuesday evenings at 7.15

Soul Symphony is a community choir that meets on Tuesday evenings from 7:15pm at The Holy Family RC Church hall in Limpsfield Road, near to Waitrose. All are very welcome; no previous singing experience is required. If you are interested in joining please visit for more information.

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Toddler Groups every Tuesday and Friday in term time

Toddler groups meet in All Saints' Halls every Tuesday and Friday during term time from 9.30 till 11.30. Toys, trains, friendship, refreshments, songs. £2 per child

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Women's Football on Sanderstead Rec. Every Thursday 12 - 1

More information contact Matthew on Email: [email protected] Tel: 0208 253 8208 Orchard House, 15a Purley Road, South Croydon, Surrey, CR2 6EZ. Sponsored by Mind in Croydon

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