The Croydon and District National Trust

          The National Trust croydon and district centre has a programme of lectures, outings , holidays and social events all designed to promote and prosper the work oof the Trust and the enjoyment of its members .

The Croydon Centre has celebrated its 50th Anniversary in 2016 , come and join us for another 50 years .

          Winter 2017 Programme

We have an exciting programme of talks, outings, holidays and social events for our members. afternoon meetings held at Shirley Parish Hall, 81 Wickham Road, Shirley Croydon Surrey CR0 8TB .  

      Christmas Tour of Ightham Mote (decorated for Christmas) with lunch

                                       Wednesday the 6th of December 


Discover something new Join us at one of our varied winter talks and learn about our other events:- 

Wed 18th Oct 2017: Westminster Abbey: by Robert Fromow

Wed 15th Nov 2017: An Auctioneer’s Lot: by Clive Emson

Wed 20th Dec 2017: Working for the Churchills: by Nonie Chapman

Wed 17th Jan 2018: The Jerusalem Botanical Gardens –..and more!! by Neil Miller

Wed 21st Feb 2018: The River Wandle - Britain’s Hardest Working River: by Julie Chandler

Wed 21st Mar 2018: Henry VIII from the Horse’s Mouth: by Tony Harris 

The Lectures commence at 2pm with tea/coffee. 

Cost:  £4.00 payable at the door.                

       For information about the work of the National Trust or joining your local centre:                          


                                                              or contact  

                                                                    Ms Angela Swan

                                                              Membership Secretary

                                         The National Trust Croydon and District Centre

                                (Tel:  020 8657 0158, Email :    


                 You do not have to be a member of the National Trust to join the Centre.



Shirley Parish Hall,

81 Wickham Road,





Contact us by:


Telephone: 0208 654 1302


For Bookings: Email

or click here to use the online booking

enquiry form


The Parish Hall holds both of the above performance licences to cover your events