Fringe Week Events

Jun 26 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
10:00 am
For one day only SECHC will be opening its doors to non-members and inviting them to experience a selection of therapies, including yoga and reflexology. Times: 10.00am – 4.00pm with Lunch break: 12.30pm – 2.00pm. (Guests are welcome to stay for lunch.) All sessions must be booked in advance. List of therapies available:  Reflexology 1/2 hour sessions: 2pm – 4pm = £20 ...
South East Cancer Help Centre (Tesco Development)
Jun 26 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
12:00 pm
Come and join us, raise a glass and help us celebrate the start of the Purley Festival 2017 with Croydon’s Mayor Toni Letts. Book your tickets now for this FREE event – Sorry, this event is now full.
Obia’s Restaurant
Jun 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
6:00 pm
Come and help us and 1st Purley Scout Troop (Christian’s Own) all tidy – big clean up followed by some fun in the park.
Meet at Tesco Underpass
Jun 27 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
12:00 pm
Come along to a mix of talks & fun with FREE First Aid advice/demo by Daisy First Aid, Mindfullness with Govani Coaching, and finish off with a fun Zumba sesion with LeeAnn Lok See www.Govanicoaching.com www.DaisyFirstAid.com www.LiveNatural.moonfruit.com FREE – Drop in
Purley Library
Jun 27 @ 7:00 pm
7:00 pm
‘I, DANIEL BLAKE’ (2016) (15) NB Contains strong language Director Ken Loach 100 mins Starring Dave Johns, Hayley Squires, Dylan McKiernan, Briana Shann, Mick Laffey, Harriet Ghost ‘I, Daniel Blake’ is a British drama in which a 59-year-old joiner, unable to work due to a recent heart attack, befriends a young single mother as they both struggle with the red ...
Christ Church
Jun 27 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
8:00 pm
Junior presents an evening of music and spoken word showcasing his new concept A Way of Life that aims to support young performers and musicians. FREE – Drop in
The Jolly Farmers
Jun 28 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
8:00 pm
House of Stand Up is delighted to be presenting a night of live stand-up comedy during The Purley Festival 2017. We’ll be bringing you 5 top comedians that regularly perform on the London Comedy Circuit and appear at leading clubs like The Comedy Store and Up The Creek. This promises to be an evening of truly first-class comedy entertainment. Fresh ...
Purley Social Club
Jun 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
Social Media for SMEs with Wendy Ager of Get Better Coaching, Purley Festival’s Head of Social Media Book through www.purleyfestival.co.uk or on Facebook
TBC
Jun 29 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
12:00 pm
Business networking meeting hosted by Monetary Solutions An opportunity for local businesses to meet and network with other businesses FREE – Drop in
Monetary Solutions
Jun 29 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
1:30 pm
Come and chat to your local Police team, Fire Brigade and listen to a representative from the Daniel Spargo-Mabbs foundation about supporting young people to make safe choices about drugs. The Daniel Spargo-Mabbs Foundation is a Croydon-based drug and alcohol education charity, set up in 2014 by Tim and Fiona Spargo-Mabbs, in response to the death of their 16-year-old son ...
Purley Library
Jun 29 @ 2:30 pm – 3:15 pm
2:30 pm
Come and see how BedZED works and what life is like in this iconic community. BedZED is the UK’s first large-scale, mixed use sustainable community with 100 homes, office space, a college and community facilities. Completed in 2002, this pioneering eco-village in south London suburbia remains an inspiration for sustainable neighbourhoods and our One Planet Living Communities across the world. ...
BedZED
Jun 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
4:00 pm
Lego Engineering workshop e2 Young Engineers Surrey is putting on an engaging, hands-on Lego workshop. Each child will work with a unique age appropriate Lego kit, which is designed and manufactured especially for the e2 Young Engineers UK programme. Ages 3-12 years
Purley Library
8:00 pm
Save the David Lean Cinema Campaign presents THE LONG DAY CLOSES (PG) 1992 UK 85 mins Director: Terence Davies Stars: Marjorie Yates, Leigh McCormack and Anthony Watson The Long Day Closes is the story of eleven-year-old Bud. A sad and lonely boy, Bud struggles through his days and, with cinema as his main source of solace, haunts the haunts the local ...
St John the Baptist Church Hall
Jun 30 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
10:30 am
Do you enjoy writing, ever dreamt of being an author? Come along and give it a go with lots of different writing themes and exercises to get you started.  
Purley Library
4:15 pm
Cinema in the Park – Outdoor film screening (weather proof) Film to be confirmed: “MOANA” (2016) This animated comedy adventure is set in Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches an impetuous Chieftain’s daughter’s island, she answers the Ocean’s call to seek out the Demigod to set things right. Starring Auli’i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson, Rachel ...
Purley Festival Site
6:00 pm
Cinema in the Park – Outdoor film screening (weather proof) Film to be confirmed: “MOANA” (2016) This animated comedy adventure is set in Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches an impetuous Chieftain’s daughter’s island, she answers the Ocean’s call to seek out the Demigod to set things right. Starring Auli’i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson, Rachel ...
Purley Festival Site
8:00 pm
Grease (1978)  Cinema in the Park – Outdoor film screening (weather proof) Come and channel your inner T Bird or Pink Lady and sing your heart out to this absolute classic musical! Do dress up!. £5 for adults, £2 for under 18. Book your tickets now (with or without suggested donation) or turn up on the day. Bring a picnic ...
Purley Festival Site
Jul 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
10:00 am
Come and see the exciting new range of British made frames from Booth & Bruce.  There will be a chance to view the whole range as well as one off, on-the-day only offers and discounts throughout the practice. 020 8660 2147 FREE – Drop In
Pursers Opticians
Jul 1 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
3:00 pm
Come along and find out about the fascinating history of your home time with local historian Roger Packam FREE – Drop In
Purley Library