CROYDON

Music

Krept and Konan's Twitter Pun Escalates into Them Opening a Restaurant Called Crepes and Cones

The British rap duo open their first eatery in South London this weekend.
Carly Lewis-Oduntan
5.11.18
Crystal Palace

The Neutral's Guide To Falling In Love With… Crystal Palace

In a new monthly series, we ask football fans what makes them love their clubs. Here, Crystal Palace fans, in their own words, tell us how to appreciate the joys of Selhurst Park.
Will Magee
11.16.16
News

Several Are Dead and 50 Are in Hospital After a Tram Overturned in Croydon

Ambulances have taken 51 people to hospital, some of whom are seriously injured.
VICE Staff
11.9.16
late night philosophy

We Ask the Clubbers of Croydon if Reality is a Dream in the Second Episode of Late Night Philosophy with Julie Adenuga

In this week's episode, we sent the Beats 1 presenter to Croydon to ask weary revellers about their understanding of reality.
THUMP Staff
9.6.16
Health

Why Do Women In London Have More Abortions Than the Rest of England?

We asked an expert whether any of the clichés surrounding abortion rates are true.
Hannah Ewens
5.20.16
London

Croydon Is Hiding an East Asian Food Paradise

With dim sum restaurants, bakeries, and thousands of Asian ingredients in stock, Wing Yip supermarket is a little piece of Hong Kong transported to South London.
Angela Hui
5.11.16
thump news

This Audio Recording Proves Police Were Attempting to Enforce a Bashment Ban in Croydon

The clip also suggests police were trying to stop the club from playing drum & bass.
Angus Harrison
4.18.16
Features

Someone Is Putting Up Rap Inspired Posters Across South London That Accuse the Police of Racism

An anonymous artist has made it their mission to pepper Croydon High Street with a set of posters calling out the bashment ban and other issues currently facing South London.
Daisy Jones
3.29.16
we saw this

Bruv, Stormzy's New York Debut Landed a Haymaker for Grime in America

Stormzy's New York city debut continued grime's American victory lap with a bunch of kids spitting the Croydon MC's British pop culture references back word for word.
Alex Robert Ross
3.21.16
News

Meet the Pet Detectives Hunting for the Croydon Cat Killer

Couple Boudicca Rising and Tony Jenkins, along with others from a South Norwood animal rescue group, have commissioned their own forensic tests on the cats that have turned up mutilated in their owners' driveways.
Andy Jones
3.14.16
Op-Eds

Are the Police Trying to Ban Bashment Music From South London Clubs?

A club owner at Croydon's Dice Bar has accused the police of racial profiling after they allegedly told him the music attracted "the wrong type of clientele".
Daisy Jones
3.12.16
VICE vs Video games

Dear Rockstar, This Is What We Want In the Inevitable ‘Grand Theft Auto: London’

Obviously they're going to do a game in the English capital at some point. And when they do, for God's sake, stand on the right.
Mike Diver
1.22.16
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