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2014/09/18 14:11
2014/09/18 14:11
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The newly independent People's Republic of South Norwood has told the people of Scotland: vote "yes and join the fun." And world's youngest and second smallest nation - sort of - is plotting a...
2014/09/18 14:11
2014/09/18 14:11
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2014/09/18 11:12
2014/09/18 11:12
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The council's trading standards team has seen a rise in complaints about astrologists claiming to reveal secrets of the past, present and future - in return for customers' cash. The sham shamans are...
2014/09/17 19:17
2014/09/17 19:17
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More than 500 asylum seekers are being crammed into a budget 98-room hotel for four months. Up to nine people have been living in rooms meant for a family of four while others are forced to bed down...
2014/09/17 15:12
2014/09/17 15:12
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A primary school has been branded "inadequate" just four years after inspectors hailed it as one of Croydon's best. Parish Church Junior School, in Warrington Road, plummeted from the best rating to...
2014/09/17 05:12
2014/09/17 05:12
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The axe could fall on up to 500 Croydon Council employees as the authority faces cutting its spending by £93m in three years. The scale of predicted job losses emerged in the same week the council...
2014/09/15 04:11
2014/09/15 04:11
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Campaigning councillors will be lobbying Whitehall to try and disarm the “ticking time bomb” of Croydon’s increasing funding problems. Faced with having to make £100m in savings by 2018 following...
2014/09/11 15:11
2014/09/11 15:11
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A neighbour from hell who blighted her quiet street with violence, death threats, drugs and uncontrolled dogs has been thrown out of her house. Jairani Jasmin, 32, "made life a misery" for families...
2014/09/11 08:13
2014/09/11 08:13
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The Standard today reveals Tory Steve O’Connell, who also sits on the Greater London Assembly, wanted an extra £6,000 on top of £97,312 last year for his three local government jobs. Mr O’Connell,...
2014/09/11 04:11
2014/09/11 04:11
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BMX riders performed 360s, X-Ups, tail whips, barspins and other tricks at a jam session. And when they needed a break, skaters took over the ramps in Wandle Park to show what they can do at the...
2014/09/09 17:11
2014/09/09 17:11
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More than 130 objections have been lodged against the compulsory purchase order crucial to Hammerson and Westfield's £1bn town-centre redevelopment plans. The grievances, described by Croydon Council...
2014/09/09 17:11
2014/09/09 17:11
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An inquiry is to take place into how former Croydon Council leader Mike Fisher was able to secretly award himself an £11,000 pay increase while in charge of the town hall. The revelations came to...
2014/09/09 05:12
2014/09/09 05:12
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Fairfield Halls is set to launch a new multipurpose venue, The Studio. The Studio will open on Thursday, September 25 with a night of stand-up comedy. Russell Howard’s Good News and Edinburgh...
2014/09/06 15:11
2014/09/06 15:11
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Croydon conservatives will meet on September 20 to pick a new leader, after their former leader Mike Fisher quit late last night. The Shirley councillor stepped-down under the weight of increasing...
2014/09/04 09:11
2014/09/04 09:11
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A war memorial is to be unveiled at Croydon cemetery, Mitcham Road, in honour of forgotten soldiers admitted to Cane Hill Asylum during the First World War. Soldiers admitted to the asylum suffered...
2014/09/03 08:11
2014/09/03 08:11
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Croydon Council splashed out £1,500 on t-shirts to sell at Surrey Street market - but shifted just 29. The garments, on sale for £3.50 alongside tote bags priced at £1, bear the slogan "Don't Mess...
2014/08/27 04:11
2014/08/27 04:11
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The garments, on sale for £3.50 alongside tote bags priced at £1, bear the slogan "Don't Mess With Croydon", the name of the council's campaign against fly-tipping. It ordered 250 t-shirts - modelled...
2014/08/21 13:11
2014/08/21 13:11
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Ahmadiyya Muslim Community refuse to be deterred by British National Party campaign against possible mosque in New Addington Ahmadiyya Muslim Community regularly do voluntary work, such as...
2014/08/20 13:12
2014/08/20 13:12
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Crystal Palace FC helps girl out of prison by giving her football coaching future Zuleika Williams has turned her life around due to the Aspire to Employability course A youth who spent time in...
2014/08/20 11:11
2014/08/20 11:11
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Pensioner Wilbo Edwards living in 'unsuitable' Thornton Heath hostel dies after waiting months for Croydon Council to fix damp problem Wilbo Edwards died last month An investigation has been...
2014/08/19 11:11
2014/08/19 11:11
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Travellers blamed as tonnes of waste dumped at Ashburton playing fields The council has begun the move the waste A clean-up operation began today after tonnes of waste were dumped on Ashburton...
2014/09/18 14:11
2014/09/18 14:11
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