Frequently asked questions about Now Croydon.
What is Now Croydon?
Now Croydon is the events calendar for Croydon and the local area. It's also a news aggregator of local media, press and blogs. We had 2 million unique visitors and 4.5 million page views in 2021. We have promoted over 20,000 events to date. We added a Croydon jobs board to the mix in 2021.
Is Now Croydon another name for the Croydon Advertiser?
No, Now Croydon has no connection with the legacy brand Croydon Advertiser. Find it at MyLondon.
Is Now Croydon another name for Croydon Council?
No, Now Croydon has no connection with Croydon Council. Find it at Croydon Council.
Ok, so who are you? Who runs and owns Now Croydon?
Now Croydon is an independent Croydon-based news, events and jobs listing site run by Tim Longhurst, a born and bred Croydon resident. He used to run Croydon Radio, if that helps.
How much does it cost to have an event or activity listed?
There is no cost for having a public event or activity listed on Now Croydon. It's completely FREE. That includes commercial and for-profit events.
How much does it cost to have a job vacancy listed?
There is no cost for having a job vacancy listed on Now Croydon. It's completely FREE. That includes paid, unpaid, voluntary and apprenticeship/training opportunities.
Do you list events that are outside Croydon?
Yes, Now Croydon lists events that are outside Croydon. Our main focus is the London Borough of Croydon but if an event is nearby we will list it.
How can I support and promote Now Croydon?
You can support Now Croydon by sharing and following on social media and by submitting your news, events, jobs and activities to us. To support us financially, consider advertising on our website or hiring Tim Longhurst for audio or video production, graphic design, voiceover or marketing help via his personal website.
Do you provide free advertising?
No, we don't provide free advertising. Advertising on Now Croydon means commercial, paid-for promotions. Events and jobs are always listed for free but Croydon businesses looking to appear on our site for promotional purposes should check out our advertising page for options and prices. Take a look at our media kit to understand our audience and see our metrics.
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