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  • none really, couple of parks but nowt actually special!
  • Whigift School
  • Council facilities consistently disappoint. Energie, by E. Croydon station, is one of the best and most cost-effective of the private gyms.
  • Addiscombe Hockey Club, Croydon - We are a very friendly, sociable club, close to the centre of Croydon. All standards are welcome and expert training is available for all, allowing players to improve their game and rise up through the teams. Contact details can be found on
  • Purley Pool was OK, until it burnt down. Water Palace was excellent, but they had to close it just because 1 person gets her hair stuck in the jacuzzi and nearly drowns and is featured on 999, not mention the slippery tiles/death trap.
  • Warlingham rugby club-sreious fitness there!
  • Hi and welcome to Croydon Petanque Club (French bowls) we are a friendly club and always on the look out for new members, any age, from beginners to international, we have spare boule so don't hesitate you will get a warm welcome at ASHBURTON PARK,ADDISCOMBE, CROYDON. YOU CAN CONTACT ME ON 07976320826 Stephen Mani (President,London Region)
  • i play rugby for croydon in milne park man.
  • Croydon Fc who play at the Arena (jump on a Number 1 or 2 tram from East Croydon to Arena station (about 6 stops) and ground is 2 mins walk
  • Croydon Petanque Club (boule)Ashburton Park,Addiscombe,Croydon The Piste (Playing Area) is by the car park entrance A great game for ALL ages Sunday 10am, Wednesday 10am, Friday 2pm, Saturday 2pm Don't worry if you do not have your own Boule there is normally a few spare sets to loan (free of charge)you can contact me: Stephen Mani (President London Region) 07976 320826 or
  • Well if you want to have the shit kicked out of youfor actually being able to play football then go to powerleague, it's great.

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