July 28, 2019

Join the Tennis Team from Better for our low cost mini tennis camps this Summer. Get active and get on court with our brand new tennis camps at our newly refurbished tennis courts in Ashburton Park.

Our summer holiday tennis camps are available for children aged 5-10 years of age and cost as little as £10.00 for two days. You can pick one or more of the following camps.

Camp 1: 29th & 30th July from 10am-12pm

Camp 2: 5th & 6th August from 10am-12pm

Camp 3: 12th & 13th August from 10am-12pm

Camp 4: 19th & 20th August from 10am-12pm

Book online with a couple of clicks via the link book online link below. Need some further info? Click the contact us button and get in touch!

Friday 2nd August Learn to Play Cricket with Middlesex Moves and Better

August 01, 2019

Middlesex Moves and Better are working to bring communities together by doing what we do best – CRICKET!

Middlesex Moves is an action-packed project, created to be a fun cricket activity circuit which combines cricket with movement skills. The project includes batting, bowling, catching, speed and agility – all of which is aided by the Middlesex Move activation vehicle the Run Machine, kitted out with TV screens, IT stations and a memory game.

Why not come along and give it a go at Ashburton Park & Hall?

Location: Ashburton Park & Hall

Date: Friday 2nd August 2019

Time: 10am - 1pm

Age range: 5 years old and above

Sessions are completely free. Simply turn up and join in. If you need any further information, simply use the contact us button below.

Addiscombe Village Jumble Trail

September 14, 2019

Join the festival as ASPRA, CHASE, HOME and Blackhorse Residents join forces to bring you this years Jumble Trail (See Home Page).

A Jumble Trail Stall is A Fantastic Opportunity to:

  • Sell homemade goods, art or share your culinary skills

  • Sell or give away items that are no longer needed

  • Find some great Bargains

  • Support recycling in your community

  • Make new friends in the area

Click on the button for the order form.

Hastings Summer Outing

July 19, 2019

Our destination this year is Hastings, meeting point at the Co-Op at 09:00am.


May 22, 2020

The Black Horse Residents Association AGM Meeting.

Hastings was chosen for the Summer outing : Booking slips on distributed Newsletters to BHRA Members. Date of trip 20th July 2019

Sgt James Haskell of the Addiscombe East Ward agreed to speak on local crime figures and other matters of interest.

Tea and Coffee provided.

Please Note: A motion was passed for subscriptions to be £4 per member going forward (July 2019) this is to help cover costs of the new BHRA website and the BHRA Newsletter with is increasing in size and editorial content, along with other associated costs.


April 25, 2019

Black Horse Residents Association 'Quiz & Chips Night was again a great success and enjoyed by everyone who attended. If you haven't been before make sure to book early for the next event in 2020.

Lots of Easter Egg Prizes for the quiz winners of each round.

Free Fish & Chips for all attendees.

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Ashburton Halls Addiscombe Winter Carnival

December 09, 2018

Come along to the Addiscombe Winter Carnival on the 9th December.

Open from Midday to 11 PM

At Ashburton Halls in Ashburton Park, Lower Addiscombe Road.

  • Live Performers

  • Local Businesses

  • Live Music

  • Meet Santa

  • Craft Stalls

  • Stalls for all ages

In aid of St. Mildred's Drop in

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Christmas Trip to Portsmouth

December 02, 2018

Due to popular demand, Portsmouth was again this years' destination for BHRA members (£10) and non members (£7).


Booking forms are on your BHRA Members Newsletter.

- Gunwharf Quays Shopping Centre

- Bavarian Christmas Market

- Dickensian Christmas Market

- Historic Dockyard

- Portsmouth Harbour

Nearby Southsea, with Henry VIII's castle (Cafe open all year round).

Booking as normal, is on a first come, first served basis.

Please note: That the entrance to the Dickensian Festival is not included in the price.

If you wish to visit ticketed attractions , we suggest you book them on advance.

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July 26, 2018

SILVER FIT Lifelong Fun, Fitness and Friends - Ashburton Park.
Fridays starting 27th July.

Come along and get fitter and stronger in our new fun and fitness sessions.

Activities include: Cheerleading or Nordic Walking (Poles Provided).

Price is £3 per session with annual SILVERFIT membership £12 per annum.

T: 07450 611155

Facebook: silvercharity

Twitter: silverfitorg

Registered Charity: 1143135

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Blackhorse Residents Association 'Summer Trip to Rye'

July 20, 2018

At the AGM Rye was the most popular destination.


A coach will be laid on to take you to Rye and back to Addiscombe.

Further details will be published in the BHRA Newsletter and on this page.

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AGM Blackhorse Residents Association

April 25, 2018

We encourage as many members to attend as possible,

Have your say about local issues that affect you or your family.


E.g.,  Blackhorse bridge area blackspot

Anti social behaviour

Panel meetings

Illegal parking

Team details – what they do etc


PC Jessica Connolly is our guest speaker from our Safer Neighbourhoods Team

If you have a particular concern you would like her to cover, please contact your local road rep before the end of march or send your question via our contact form on this website.


The small hall at Our Lady of the Annunciation.
147 Bingham Rd, Addiscombe, Croydon CR0 7EN


Time: 8.00 pm start.

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Thank you everyone who attended. It was a very productive and lively meeting.


Unfortunately PC Connolly was unable to attend. We will be sending PC Connolly a list of questions our members were going to ask and her answers will be posted here at a later date.


When completed the minutes from the meeting will be published here.

BHRA Members Easter Social Evening - Free Fish & Chips & Quiz Night with Prizes

March 23, 2018

Last year was a great success! Very well attended.

Some great quizzes!

Please book early limited spaces.
(Booking Form on Spring Newsletter, will be posted this week 5th March onwards.),
Entry is free, Fish & Chips are free.

Free Soft drinks & Wine provided.

Prizes for the best quiz teams.
(Be thinking of your tables Team Name!).



The small hall at Our Lady of the Annunciation (147 Bingham Rd, Addiscombe, Croydon CR0 7EN).


Time: Hall open from 8.00 pm to 10:00 pm.

Please can each person bring their own cutlery.

Apologies, but we cannot cater for anyone whose dietary requirements do not include Fish & Chips, we would ask if you can please can bring your own cold food/snacks along.

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Thank You!

Quiz "n' Chips night  was a great success, lots of fun! Thank you to our members for a great turn out. If you were not able to attend, please look out for next years event. If you had a great night please talk to your neighbours, we love to have more and more people attend each year.

Thank you to the committee for organising the event and for supplying the fish & chips, drinks, condiments and compiling the games & quizzes.

Big thank you to the Fish House, Addiscombe for supplying the very tasty Fish 'n' Chips.