Map your gems

Use this map to tell us about the cultural gems on your high street. And see what others have included.

We’re listening – join in the conversation

Councillor Tony Newman

Things will look very different in ten years’ time – globally, nationally and right here in Croydon. Of course, change brings both exciting opportunities and new challenges for all of us and we want your views to shape our future.

Culture at the heart of regeneration

Dame Judi Dench at the opening of Fairfield Halls

We know that when we support Croydon’s talent it soars – and we all benefit. The challenge The home of Stormzy, Croydon has a very strong music heritage, but the quality of its venues has declined. With a growing and increasingly diverse population, making sure Croydon’s town centres and high streets have something for everyone is a challenge. Culture can bring communities together, attract visitors and businesses. We need to make sure the people who live and work here, can be social and creative here as well.