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25 October 2021

Opening up the joy of reading

Introducing children to the joy of reading opens up a lifelong pleasure for them. And good literacy skills increase their life chances. So when young volunteers from Hillcrest Centre were thinking about what they could do for local children, they turned to Croydon Library with a proposal to run Library Buddies sessions on Saturday mornings. […]
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25 October 2021

A journey to the cradle of Christianity in Britain

Following the route once walked by St Augustine of Canterbury, twelve residents of Ashwell House made a journey to the roots of Christianity in Britain. Sent by Pope Gregory the Great to bring Christianity to England, Augustine arrived in Kent in 597.  The Ashwell expedition arrived in Kent on a sunny Saturday in September 2021. […]
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15 October 2021

New club programme off to a rollercoaster start!

Hillcrest youth centre launched its Autumn 21 programme with a trip to Thorpe Park, described as “the ultimate destination for thrill seekers”. 38 girls spent a thrilling day, travelling at speeds of up to 80 mph, on rollercoaster rides.
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