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Information for Newcomers

If you are new to Old Coulsdon, here are some local services that you might find useful.

For local pre-schools, nurseries, schools and the colleges.

click here

For local children's and young people's groups.

click here

For local groups everyone can join.

click here

For local groups for the over 50s.

click here

For the following select from the list.

Rooms for hire – if you are looking for a room for a children's birthday party or a meeting

click here for a list of suggested locations

OCRAtrade - a list of local tradespeople who have been recommended on the OCRA Facebook page in response to “Does anyone know someone who can...?” questions. Think of it as Checkatrade but local!

click here to view

Self guided walking tours of Old Coulsdon

click here to start at the Tudor Rose

click here to start at The Fox




Old Coulsdon Medical Practice
Court Avenue
Old Coulsdon

Tel: 01737 558288

Downland Surgery
Dr S.C. Chitkara
59 Tollers Lane
Old Coulsdon

Tel: 01737 556880


Crossways Dental Practice
328 Coulsdon Road
Old Coulsdon

Tel: 01737 559900

Taunton Lane Dental Practice
15 Taunton Lane
Old Coulsdon

Tel: 01737 554177


Holmes Pharmacy
10 The Parade
Old Coulsdon

Tel: 01737 552868

Clarshire Pharmacy
217 Coulsdon Road
Old Coulsdon

Tel: 01737 553655


St. John the Evangelist (Anglican - our oldest Church)
Canon's Hill

Rector: Rev. Paul Roberts
For weddings, baptisms and funerals Tel: 01737 552461
For Hall Bookings Tel: Mrs. M. Milne on 01737 556840

Old Coulsdon Congregational Church
Coulsdon Road

Minister: Rev. Malcolm Newman
For weddings, baptisms and funerals Tel: 01737 554362 or 07713 248704 (M)
For Hall Bookings Tel: Valerie Willis-Skinner on 01737 554242
For further information, please contact either the Pastor or the Church Administrator, Jane East
Tel: 01737 556131

St. Mary, Help of Christians (Roman Catholic)
372 Coulsdon Road (opposite Kerrill Ave.)

Priest: Rev. John Bliss
For weddings, baptisms and funerals Tel: 01737 552420


Bradmore Green Library
Bradmore Way
Old Coulsdon


  • books, CDs and DVDs for reference and loan

  • children's library

  • enquiry service

  • local history material

  • WiFi internet access

  • free access to PCs including the internet

  • colour photocopier

  • books in community languages

  • newspapers and periodicals

  • community information

  • adult reading group

Tel: 01737 553267
Email: croydon.bradmoregreenlibrary@carillionservices.co.uk

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Updated 14/02/17

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