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Croydon Guardian
'Stay vigilant and take precautions' Croydon Muslims told amid spike in hate crime after Brexithas “legitimised the environment of hate that already exists for Muslims in Cro
'Stay vigilant and take precautions' Croydon Muslims told amid spike in hate crime after Brexit
Croydon Guardian / Posted 20 hours ago
has “legitimised the environment of hate that already exists for Muslims in Croydon” and called on Croydon police and Croydon Council to take urgent steps to safeguard the community. Police forces across the country have reported a spike in... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Report hate crime and 'stay vigilant' in wake of Brexit, warns Muslim associationhas “legitimised the environment of hate that already exists for Muslims in Cro
Report hate crime and 'stay vigilant' in wake of Brexit, warns Muslim association
Croydon Guardian / Posted 21 hours ago
has “legitimised the environment of hate that already exists for Muslims in Croydon” and called on Croydon police and Croydon Council to take urgent steps to safeguard the community. Police forces across the country have reported a spike in... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Cops close major road to stop 'dangerous' Croydon Cruisecrowds as large as 400 people. But safety concerns and complaints from local b
Cops close major road to stop 'dangerous' Croydon Cruise
Croydon Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
crowds as large as 400 people. But safety concerns and complaints from local businesses have led Croydon police and Croydon Council to shut the road over the last two weekends in an attempt to stop public roads becoming a... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Croydon Council to outsource adult education services in face of Government cutsCroydon Council is to outsource its adult education services ahead of funding c
Croydon Council to outsource adult education services in face of Government cuts
Croydon Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
Croydon Council is to outsource its adult education services ahead of funding cuts from the Government. The authority is set to lose £600,00 of Skills Funding Agency money, which pays for community learning and adult education services (CALAT), from... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Driver escapes injury as car crashes into housewere no reported injuries. "A Croydon duty surveyor declared the building dang
Driver escapes injury as car crashes into house
Croydon Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
were no reported injuries. "A Croydon duty surveyor declared the building dangerous and unstable and work has been made by Croydon Council to ensure the safety of people along Epsom Road. "Epsom Road was closed in both directions for four... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
'Stunning complacency': Croydon Council leader slams Brexit campaigner for reaction to market turmoilThe leader of Croydon Council has accused the borough's leading Brexit campaign
'Stunning complacency': Croydon Council leader slams Brexit campaigner for reaction to market turmoil
Croydon Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
The leader of Croydon Council has accused the borough's leading Brexit campaigner of "stunning complacency" for his reaction to economic turmoil in the wake of yesterday's referendum result. Tony Newman's criticism of comments made by Conservative... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Urine for it: Two men fined for publicly relieving themselvesshopping centre in Frith Street on December 3 last year. The fines are among t
Urine for it: Two men fined for publicly relieving themselves
Croydon Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
shopping centre in Frith Street on December 3 last year. The fines are among the latest wave of prosecutions brought by Croydon Council as part of its Don’t Mess With Croydon campaign. Others prosecuted on Tuesday included Mumbela Judi Jaime,... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Urgent safety measures planned for Croydon road after cyclist deathUrgent safety measures are set to be introduced on a Croydon road following the
Urgent safety measures planned for Croydon road after cyclist death
Croydon Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
Urgent safety measures are set to be introduced on a Croydon road following the death of cyclist there last month. Croydon Council said it would “urgently” look into improving safety in St James’s Road after 25-year-old Magda Tadaj was struck by a... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Neighbours sick of 16-year battle to protect street from 'rivers of sewage'her street floods “far too regularly”. She said: “I have been campaigning and
Neighbours sick of 16-year battle to protect street from 'rivers of sewage'
Croydon Guardian / Posted 13 days ago
her street floods “far too regularly”. She said: “I have been campaigning and fighting and battling with Thames Water and Croydon Council for the entire 16 years I have lived on Caterham Drive. “If it rains quite heavily it happens far too... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Community group fights plans to bulldoze Victorian churchapplication for permission demolish St Edmund’s Church in Cornwall Road, Croydo
Community group fights plans to bulldoze Victorian church
Croydon Guardian / Posted 15 days ago
application for permission demolish St Edmund’s Church in Cornwall Road, Croydon, to build 32 flats and parking spaces to Croydon Council in April. The four-storey building is proposed to include 13 one-bedroom flats, 16 two-bed flats and three... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
New council housing company to build 1,000 homesA housing company launched by Croydon Council is to build up to 1,000 new homes
New council housing company to build 1,000 homes
Croydon Guardian / Posted 20 days ago
A housing company launched by Croydon Council is to build up to 1,000 new homes in the next three years. Brick by Brick, wholly owned by the council, will construct houses on as many as 50 sites across the borough in a bid to stem the homelessness... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
New council housing campaign to build 1,000 homesA housing company launched by Croydon Council is to build up to 1,000 new homes
New council housing campaign to build 1,000 homes
Croydon Guardian / Posted 20 days ago
A housing company launched by Croydon Council is to build up to 1,000 new homes in the next three years. Brick by Brick, wholly owned by the council, will construct houses on as many as 50 sites across the borough in a bid to stem the homelessness... Read more
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Evening Standard
Emergency measures to be deployed if more rain hits Londonflooding in the Wallington area, arrangements are in place to activate emergenc
Emergency measures to be deployed if more rain hits London
Evening Standard / Posted 21 days ago
flooding in the Wallington area, arrangements are in place to activate emergency services to support our communities.” A Croydon Council spokesman said: “Croydon Council is two years into an ongoing £850,000 investment in flood defences,... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
CCTV staff recognised for 'great work' in crime preventionTwo Croydon Council CCTV staff who helped catch a boy carrying a knife and stop
CCTV staff recognised for 'great work' in crime prevention
Croydon Guardian / Posted 21 days ago
Two Croydon Council CCTV staff who helped catch a boy carrying a knife and stop a fight in the town centre have been recognised for their “great work” in crime prevention. Carrie Russell and Colin Skilton will receive awards in this year’s... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Croydon police chief refuses to answer key questions on officers' conduct in Dice Bar licence reviewlicencing officers faced an embarrassing defeat in their bid to reduce the open
Croydon police chief refuses to answer key questions on officers' conduct in Dice Bar licence review
Croydon Guardian / Posted 22 days ago
licencing officers faced an embarrassing defeat in their bid to reduce the opening hours of Dice Bar in High Street when a Croydon Council licensing committee threw out a police application to alter the venues licence. Speaking on Friday for the... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
New state of the art 'tech hub' opens in Croydon town centre21,000 sq ft space officially opened on Thursday with the help of £2m backing f
New state of the art 'tech hub' opens in Croydon town centre
Croydon Guardian / Posted 1 months ago
21,000 sq ft space officially opened on Thursday with the help of £2m backing from the Greater London Authority (GLA) and Croydon Council. Aside from confirming the tech industry’s continued love affair with capital letters and minimal vowels,... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Family suing after girl injured finger on triple pointed fencehigh adjacent to public thoroughfares. In 2011, the London Borough of Hounslow
Family suing after girl injured finger on triple pointed fence
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 1 months ago
high adjacent to public thoroughfares. In 2011, the London Borough of Hounslow issued a similar warning, followed by Croydon Council in September 2015, after part of a child’s finger was amputated as a result of the fencing. The Royal... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Croydon Council to 'urgently' look at road safety after death of cyclistCroydon Council will “urgently” look at ways to improve safety on a Croydon roa
Croydon Council to 'urgently' look at road safety after death of cyclist
Croydon Guardian / Posted 1 months ago
Croydon Council will “urgently” look at ways to improve safety on a Croydon road after a cyclist was killed there on Monday. A 25-year-old woman was pronounced dead in St James's Road after she was hit by a lorry on the rail bridge, near the... Read more

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