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2015/03/31 09:13
2015/03/31 09:13
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Domingos Lestra Goncalves, 33, stuffed bits of paper into pay and display machines around Croydon to block the funnel coins passed through. Unsuspecting motorists plied the meter with cash but no...
2015/03/31 09:13
2015/03/31 09:13
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2015/03/25 12:11
2015/03/25 12:11
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A veteran cop returning to his old haunt alongside a rookie with just 18 months experience could be the blurb for the latest police drama – instead its describes New Addington’s latest bobbies on the...
2015/03/20 11:13
2015/03/20 11:13
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The company behind the world’s first pop-up shopping centre unveiled plans for a “modern Covent Garden” outside East Croydon station. Developers are ploughing millions into Croydon, which was badly...
2015/03/20 11:11
2015/03/20 11:11
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A parking attendant was punched unconscious in an argument over a ticket in a car park. He was hit several times before collapsing and momentarily losing consciousness at about 6pm on Monday. The...
2015/03/18 18:11
2015/03/18 18:11
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George Osborne announced £7m funding for a Croydon "growth zone" in today's budget. The Chancellor pledged the money in his final budget speech of the Parliamentary cycle this afternoon, following...
2015/03/18 14:11
2015/03/18 14:11
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Trying to shake off memories of a council versus church saga, the group tasked with restoring a park for the community is treating the opportunity as “a blank canvas” with children at its...
2015/03/18 09:11
2015/03/18 09:11
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The plight of a man forced to spend the winter in a tent pitched in a public park has revealed the extent of Croydon’s housing crisis. Steven Mattin, 43, has camped every night in South Norwood...
2015/03/17 19:11
2015/03/17 19:11
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A controversial licensing scheme designed to clamp down on rogue landlords has been pushed through a fortnight before new Government rules would effectively ban it. Croydon Council this week pressed...
2015/03/17 10:11
2015/03/17 10:11
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Plans to impose 20mph speed limits on most of Croydon's roads got the green light last night. Tightened restrictions on nearly all residential roads across the borough, in a bid to improve safety and...
2015/03/16 11:11
2015/03/16 11:11
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Six fly-tippers have been named and shamed by Croydon Council as part of its ongoing campaign to clean up the borough’s streets. They must pay a total of £2,165 after being prosecuted at Croydon...
2015/03/16 11:11
2015/03/16 11:11
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A London Road brand, designed to restore "energy and vibrancy" to the area, has been chosen in a public vote. The major road, badly scarred by the 2011 riots, will get a colourful logo and its own...
2015/03/12 14:11
2015/03/12 14:11
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Croydon Council is to press ahead with a controversial licensing scheme designed to clamp down on rogue landlords. But it has slashed the fee it will charge private landlords to sign up after fears...
2015/03/12 12:11
2015/03/12 12:11
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Shoreditch pop-up shopping mall Boxpark is to open a new site in Croydon next year. The company announced this morning it is to start work "immediately" on the the mall, constructed of refitted...
2015/03/11 14:11
2015/03/11 14:11
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Speed limits on most of Croydon's roads are set to be cut to 20mph. Croydon Council is expected to approve plans next week to tighten restrictions on nearly all residential roads across the borough...
2015/03/11 11:11
2015/03/11 11:11
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The runaway winner of the Selhurst by-election said Labour has done Gerry Ryan proud with the result and will be working to keep improving the ward. David Wood retained the seat for Labour at the...
2015/03/11 11:11
2015/03/11 11:11
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A church’s 16 year battle to build a larger place of worship in Purley is at the centre of a fight over proposals to build a 16 storey tower in the town. Purley Baptist Church (PBC) has been trying...
2015/03/09 15:11
2015/03/09 15:11
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Croydon's first Hindu faith school was one of two free schools announced by Prime Minister David Cameron this morning. Avanti Heath Clarke Primary School, run by a Hindu charity, and a secondary...
2015/03/05 13:11
2015/03/05 13:11
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There were some disappointed families but Croydon Council says despite an increase in demand two thirds of applicants still got their first choice of secondary school place this week. This year the...
2015/03/31 09:13
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