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Arts and History

   
Bourne Society

Hon Membership Secretary, Mrs J Ward

 

[email protected]

The Arts Society - Croydon Area

All Saints' Church Hall, Onslow Gardens, CR2 9AB

 

Meets on the 2nd Thursday of the month at 10.15 am

 

More Information about The Arts Society

 

Contact [email protected]

 

0208 657 2496

The Arts Society, Sanderstead

Sanderstead United Reformed Church, Sanderstead Hill

 

Meetings on the 4th Tuesday at 10.30am. Coffee from 9.45 - 10.15

 

Meetings currently on Zoom

 

Contact Sue Davenport. [email protected]

 

020 8660 9122

 

Website theartssocietysanderstead.org.uk

The Mitre Players

Membership, Julia Ascott

 

[email protected]

 

www.mitreplayers.org.uk

Parlour Players

Sanderstead URC, Sanderstead Hill

 

[email protected]

 

www.parlourplayers.co.uk

Purley Literary Society

Purley United Reformed Church, 906, Brighton Road, Purley

 

www.purley-literary-society.com

 

Richard Walker

 

[email protected]

 

01737 552654

Sanderstead Dramatic Club

Website www.sdclub.org.uk

Sanderstead Literary Society

Sanderstead URC Church Hall

 

Alternative Wednesdays 8pm October - March.

 

Hon Secretary Mrs Janet Brimble

 

020 8657 2632

 

www.surc.org.uk/social-groups

Sanderstead Local History Group

Currently on Zoom

 

Last Wednesday at 2 - 4 pm

 

[email protected]

 

www.sandersteadlhg.co.uk

Selsdon Camera Club

Hon Secretary, Linda Nitsche

 

www.selsdoncameraclub.co.uk

 

[email protected]

Younger Generation Theatre Group An opportunity for 9-18's to appear on the professional stage
  www.youngergeneration.co.uk

Care for the Community

   
Neighbourhood Watch

[email protected]

Sanderstead Neighbourhood Care

Co-ordinator, Mrs Debbie Clarke

 

All Saints' Church Hall, Onslow Gardens, CR2 9AB

 

10 - 12.30 am weekdays, at other times answerphone available

 

020 8657 8289

Sanderstead Safer Neighbourhood Team

[email protected]

 

020 8721 2470 or 101

Care for the Environment

   
Croydon Natural History and Scientific Society General Secretary, Tony Skrzpczyk
 

020 8406 4676

  [email protected]
 

www.cnhss.co.uk

Friends of Croham Hurst Woods

Liaison Officer, Councillor Maria Gatland

 

[email protected]

Friends of King's Wood

 

Chair, Pam Plouch

 

020 8567 6302

 

[email protected]

Friends of Purley Beeches

Contact, Mac Court

 

[email protected]

 

www.friendsofpurleybeeches.co.uk

Friends of Sanderstead Recreation Ground and Green Spaces

[email protected]

 

www.facebook.com/friendsofsandersteadrec/

Friends of the Wettern Tree Garden

Co-ordinator, Jean Hain

 

020 8660 0493

Sanderstead Horticultural Society

www.sandersteadhorticulturalsociety.org.uk

 

[email protected]

 

Membership Secretary, Gill Matthews

 

020 8657 8675

South Croydon Allotment Society

Secretary, David Coram

 

www.southcroydonallotment.com

Charities

   
Cradiden Masonic Lodge

Freemasonry supporting charities and communities in Surrey

 

Contact the Lodge Secretary on [email protected]

 

www.surreyfreemasons.org.uk/cradiden-lodge-redhill

RSPCA

Purley, Caterham and District Inspectorate

 

Control Emergency Centre (24 hours)

 

0300 1234999

Sanderstead Mothers' Union

Meetings monthly at one of our churches

 

Contact, Mrs Rosemary Kempsell

 

[email protected]

The RSPB

Croydon Local Group

 

Contact John Davis 020 8640 4578

 

www.rspb.org.uk/groups/croydon

Churches

   
All Saints Parish Church - AD 1230

Team Rector, Rev'd Canon Martin Greenfield

 

020 8657 1366

 

[email protected]

 

Assistant Priest, Rev'd Jeremy Groombridge

 

020 8668 7795

 

[email protected]

 

Parish Secretary, Paul Shipley

 

[email protected]

 

020 8657 0665

 

www.sanderstead-parish.org.uk

St Antony's Church

Wentworth Way, Hamsey Green, CR2 9EW

 

Contact Sanderstead Parish Office

 

[email protected]

 

020 8657 0665

 

www.sanderstead-parish.org.uk

St Edmund's Church

Michley Avenue, Sanderstead, CR2 9HL

 

Contact Father Grant Cohen at St Mary's

 

www.stmarysanderstead.org.uk

St Mary's Church

Purley Oaks Road, CR2 0NR

 

Rev'd Grant Cohen

 

www.stmarysanderstead.org.uk

Church of the Holy Family

Limpsfield Road, Sanderstead

 

Parish Priest, Rev'd Malachy Keegan

 

020 8657 1728

Sanderstead Methodist Church

102 Limpsfield Road, CR2 9EE

 

Rev'd Faith Nyota

 

020 8657 7947

  [email protected]
 

www.sandersteadmethodist.org.uk

Sanderstead United Reformed Church

Sanderstead Hill

 

Rev Bill Bowman

 

020 8406 7607

 

Contact, Mrs Jenny Russell

 

[email protected]

 

www.surc.org.uk

 

020 8657 6509

Sanderstead Evangelical Church

82 Limpsfield Road, CR2 9EB

 

Pastor, vacant

 

[email protected]

 

020 8657 9502

Halls for Letting

   
All Saints' Church Halls

Onslow Gardens, CR2 9AB

 

Parish Administrator, Paul Shipley

 

[email protected]

 

020 8657 0665

St Antony's Hall

Wentworth Way, Hamsey Green

 

Parish Administrator, Paul Shipley

 

[email protected]

 

020 8657 0665

St Mary's Church Hall

Purley Oaks Road

 

[email protected]

 

020 8657 9232

Sanderstead Memorial Hall

Purley Oaks Road

 

Booking Secretary, Mrs Caroline Hubbard

 

[email protected]

 

020 8668 2783 or 07775 680087

Sanderstead Methodist Church

Limpsfield Road

 

Lettings Secretary, Barry Wallbank

 

07712 472 004

 

[email protected]

Sanderstead United Reformed Church Hall

Sanderstead Hill

 

[email protected]

St John's Community Hall

Upper Selsdon Road

 

020 8657 9466 / 07958 682103

 

Office open Mon-Thurs 9am-2pm

 

[email protected]

Trinity Sanderstead Sports and Social Club

Lime Meadow Avenue, CR2 9AS

 

Booking Secretary, Anna Warnock

 

07582 910 094

  [email protected]
 

www.tsssc.co.uk

Health

   
South East Cancer Help Centre

2 Purley Road, Purley, CR8 2HA

 

[email protected]

 

020 8668 0974

  www.sechc.org.uk
Croydon Alzheimer's Society Heavers Resource Centre, SE25 6LL
  020 8653 2818
  [email protected]

Libraries

   
Sanderstead

Farm Fields, Sanderstead, CR2 0HL

 

www.croydon.gov.uk/leisure/libraries/find-your-library/sanderstead-library

 

020 7884 5165

 

Opening hours:

  • Wednesday 10am-1pm and 2pm-5pm
  • Friday 10am-1pm and 2pm-5pm

Music

   
Cantilena Singers (Ladies' Choir)

Methodist Church, Wednesdays 7.30 - 9 pm

 

Contact Jill, tel 07957 6270783

 

http://www.cantilenasingerscroydon.org.uk

Soul Symphony Choir

Website www.soulsymphony.co.uk

Social

   
Probus Club of Croydon South

Secretary, John Chambers

 

[email protected]

 

020 8686 5657

Probus Club of Sanderstead and Purley Oaks

Secretary, Brian Matthews

 

020 8657 7602

 

[email protected]

Probus Club of Sanderstead and Riddlesdown

Hon Sec, Chris Babbs

 

[email protected]

 

020 8668 2775

Rotary Club of Croydon Jubilee

Hon Secretary, Mr Jonathan Boase

 

[email protected]

Rotary Club of Sanderstead and Selsdon

Hon Secretary

 

07774 186 792

 

[email protected]

Rotary Club of Croydon Whitgift

Contact Bill Ainscow

 

07533 107 727

 

[email protected]

Sanderstead Townswomen's Guild

Contact, Pauline Ainscow

 

All Saints Church Hall, 2nd Weds 2pm

 

020 8651 4032

 

[email protected]

Sanderstead Village WI (evenings)

First Monday of the month, 7.30 pm

 

Sanderstead Methodist Church

 

President, Sheila Freeman

 

020 8657 2554

 

[email protected]

Sanderstead WI (afternoon)

First Wednesday of the month

 

www.sandersteadwi.org

U3A Croydon Learn, laugh, live
  www.u3asites.org.uk/croydon
  [email protected]
  07808 723 686

Sport and Games

   
Arkwright Badminton Club

All Saints Halls, Onslow Gardens.

 

Every Monday at 8 pm

 

Club Secretary, Vivienne Marshall

 

www.arkwrightbadminton.co.uk

  020 8406 4402
Croydon Active Paddlers Canoe Club

15 Foxearth Road, South Croydon, CR2 8EH

 

www.croydonactivepaddlers.org

 

[email protected]

Croham Hurst Golf Club

Croham Road, South Croydon, CR2 7HJ

 

www.chgc.co.uk

 

020 8657 5581

Purley Bury Bowling Club

53, Purley Bury Avenue, CR8 1JF

 

www.purleyburybc.co.uk

 

[email protected]

 

07311 484 922

Purley Downs Golf Club

106 Purley Downs Road

 

www.purleydownsgolfclub.co.uk

 

020 8657 8347

Sanderstead Cricket Club (youth)

Hon Secretary, Kirsty Cunningham

 

[email protected]

Sanderstead Hall Badminton Club

Chair, David Hills

 

020 8657 8628

Sanderstead Hockey Club

www.sandersteadhockey.com

Sanderstead Lawn Tennis and Social Club

Penwortham Road, Sanderstead

 

[email protected]

 

[email protected]

Sanderstead Village Lawn Tennis Club

26a Sanderstead Court Avenue

 

Chairman Malcolm Nicholls

  Website www.svltc.co.uk
 

020 8657 2072

Trinity Sanderstead Sports and Social Club

Lime Meadow Avenue, CR2 9AS

 

Membership: Anna Warnock

 

07582 910 094

Youth Organisations

   
Younger Generation Theatre Group An opportunity for 9-18's to appear on the professional stage
  www.youngergeneration.co.uk

Scouts and Beavers

   
16th Purley (All Saints Church)

Scout HQ, Cranleigh Close, Cranleigh Gardens, CR2 9LD

 

Group Scout Leader, Kate Balzer

 

[email protected]

 

07460 484749

 

Beavers age 6-8 Thursday 5.30 - 6.30, Gemma Webb

 

[email protected]

 

07817 771338

 

Cubs age 8-11 Wednesday 6.45 - 8.15, David Freeman

 

[email protected]

 

020 8657 2552

 

Scouts age 11-14 Thursday 7.30 - 9 Andrew Brackenbury

 

[email protected]

 

07450 888323

18th Purley (URC)

Scout HQ, Farm Fields, CR2 0HQ

 

Group Scout Leader, tbc

 

Beavers Thursday 5 - 6.15, Ellie Lawson

 

07745 839770

 

Cubs Monday 6.30 - 8, Stephen Gadsby

 

07968 965146

 

Scouts Thursday 7.30 - 9, Richard Griffin

 

07769 781438

2nd Hamsey Green (St Antony's)

King's Walk, CR2 9BS off Cherry Tree Green

 

Beavers Monday 6-7

 

Cubs Monday 7.15 - 8.30

 

Scouts Tuesday 7 - 8.30

 

Group Scout Leader, Janice Simpson

 

[email protected]

 

07941 640302

19th Purley Scout HQ Dunmail Drive, off Mitchley Hill
 

Group Scout Leader Liz O'Brien

 

[email protected]

 

07817 451978

 

Beavers Monday 5 - 6.15 Chris Scott

 

07749 042231

 

Cubs Monday 6.30 - 8 Elaine

 

07472 736875

 

Scouts Wednesday 7 - 9 Russ Daws

 

07775 783503

Guides, Brownies and Rainbows

Official Contact details, www.girlguiding.org.uk/interested

   
18th Purley Scout Hut, Farm Fields

1st Sanderstead Rainbows, Wednesdays

 

Wednesday 5 - 6.15 Sue Thomas

 

[email protected]

 

07870 318366

All Saints Church

3rd Sanderstead Rainbows, Tuesday

 

Tuesday 4 - 5 pm

 

[email protected]

 

07870 318366

 

9th Sanderstead Brownies. Tuesdays

 

Tuesday 5.30 - 7 pm

 

[email protected]

 

07870 318366

 

7th/9th Sanderstead Guides, Fridays

  Friday 6.30 - 8pm
Methodist Church

11th Sanderstead Brownies, Wednesday

Youth Sports

   
Selsdon Little League Football

Boys and Girls, all abilities, 8 - 13 years

 

Sanderstead Recreation Ground

 

[email protected]

 

www.selsdonlittleleague.com

  Mik Simmonds
  07507 558099
Hamsey Rangers Football Club

Children, boys and girls, under 7s to seniors

 

John Fisher Sports Ground, 192 Limpsfield Road

 

Secretary, Lisa Courtney

 

020 8651 1780 / 07711 997793

For Younger Children

   
Sanderstead Library

Farm Fields, Sanderstead CR2 0HL

 

020 3700 1015

 

For Under 5s

  • Rhymetime, Wednesdays, 10am, babies and toddlers
  • Wiggle and Jiggle, Wednesdays, 11am, 18 months upwards
  • Storytime. Fridays, 4 pm, 2 1/2 years upwards

Sanderstead Toddler Group

United Reformed Church Hall

 

Mondays at 9.30 am (termtime)

 

Must book in advance

 

contact Connie on 07587 143940

 

Parents and Carers with babies and toddlers welcome

Parent and Child Group

Sanderstead Methodist Church, Limpsfield Road, CR2 9LD

 

Wednesdays and Thursdays at 9 - 11.15. Booking required

  [email protected]
 

07919218767

All Saints Church Onslow Gardens, CR2 9AB
 

Tuesday and Friday at 9.30 am (termtime)

 

020 8657 0665

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