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Londonist
Is This Man Trying To Undermine Sadiq Khan?four years of discussions, planning and a Compulsory Purchase Order inquiry, if
Is This Man Trying To Undermine Sadiq Khan?
Londonist / Posted 4 days ago
four years of discussions, planning and a Compulsory Purchase Order inquiry, if Westfield and Hammerson can’t agree with Croydon Council, they might opt to appeal to… the DCLG. The developers are working on property owned by freeholders the... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Serious case review launched into how a lying mother tricked doctors into carrying out needless surgery on children to claim benefitssymptoms of autism and resisted attempts by the child's nursery to toilet-train
Serious case review launched into how a lying mother tricked doctors into carrying out needless surgery on children to claim benefits
Croydon Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
symptoms of autism and resisted attempts by the child's nursery to toilet-train him. The children were taken into care by Croydon Council in May 2013. A council spokesman said: “This was an exceptionally complex case and the police have done a... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Pay packet for new Croydon Council chief executive £5k more than predecessorCroydon Council is to increase the pay packet of its new chief executive by £5,
Pay packet for new Croydon Council chief executive £5k more than predecessor
Croydon Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
Croydon Council is to increase the pay packet of its new chief executive by £5,000 per year. Jo Negrini, the first woman to lead the authority in the borough’s history, will be paid £185,000 a year providing councillors approve the increase at a... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Developers quit project to turn South Norwood garage into flats - months after evicting mechanic following 14-year battlemonths before that appointment - as the dispute with Mr Hough rumbled on into i
Developers quit project to turn South Norwood garage into flats - months after evicting mechanic following 14-year battle
Croydon Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
months before that appointment - as the dispute with Mr Hough rumbled on into its 11th year - Greathall lodged papers with Croydon Council that would have seen a large swathe of the Station Road site sold to Mr Lita's company Access Building... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Staff bow out as Fairfield Halls shuts doors for two-year refurbishmentefforts are reflected in record attendances throughout 2015/2016. We can feel p
Staff bow out as Fairfield Halls shuts doors for two-year refurbishment
Croydon Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
efforts are reflected in record attendances throughout 2015/2016. We can feel proud that we are going out on a high.” Croydon Council has promised the revamp of the halls, the plans for which won a New London Architecture award this month,... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Council forced to censor hundreds of racist comments on plans for new traveller sitesLawyers were forced to censor hundreds of racist comments left by members of th
Council forced to censor hundreds of racist comments on plans for new traveller sites
Croydon Guardian / Posted 13 days ago
Lawyers were forced to censor hundreds of racist comments left by members of the public on Croydon Council plans for new traveller sites, it has emerged. In November the council invited people to submit comments on its Croydon Local Plan, which... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Exit the 'void': Croydon Underpass reopens after mystery hole causes days of traffic chaosscheduled roadworks in Wellesley Road. Engineers worked "round the clock" over
Exit the 'void': Croydon Underpass reopens after mystery hole causes days of traffic chaos
Croydon Guardian / Posted 14 days ago
scheduled roadworks in Wellesley Road. Engineers worked "round the clock" over the weekend the fill the gaping hole, a Croydon Council spokesman said, and both lanes of the underpass have now reopened. Piles of rubble were strewn over the road... Read more
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Daily Mirror
CCTV captures moment rubbish truck reverses 'at speed' into parked carsacked immediately. I do not want him to be able to drive public vehicles ever
CCTV captures moment rubbish truck reverses 'at speed' into parked car
Daily Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
sacked immediately. I do not want him to be able to drive public vehicles ever again." In a statement the council said: "Croydon Council expects high standards of conduct from our contractors and we have ordered a full investigation into this... Read more
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express
Rubbish truck driver rams parked car 30 FEET into lamppost before fleeingto get to my daily meetings. I am extremely annoyed and upset.” After the inci
Rubbish truck driver rams parked car 30 FEET into lamppost before fleeing
express / Posted 18 days ago
to get to my daily meetings. I am extremely annoyed and upset.” After the incident in Croydon, south London on Monday, Croydon Council have placed the blame on sub-contracted company Veolia. TWITTER: @MYURANMThe incident caught on CCTV... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
PICTURED: Mystery 1.5m 'void' closes Croydon Underpass and causes traffic chaos for second day in a rowchurned up the carriageway. A worker at the site said the hole had been caused
PICTURED: Mystery 1.5m 'void' closes Croydon Underpass and causes traffic chaos for second day in a row
Croydon Guardian / Posted 18 days ago
churned up the carriageway. A worker at the site said the hole had been caused by subsidence underneath the road. A Croydon Council spokesman said: “We’ve made safe a 1.5m-deep hole near a disused tram line under Wellesley Road, and are... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Mystery 1.5m 'void' closes Croydon Underpass and causes traffic chaos for second day in a rowtwds Thornton Heath due to urgent repairs. Q's onto the Croydon Flyover. The c
Mystery 1.5m 'void' closes Croydon Underpass and causes traffic chaos for second day in a row
Croydon Guardian / Posted 18 days ago
twds Thornton Heath due to urgent repairs. Q's onto the Croydon Flyover. The cause of the void remains a mystery. A Croydon Council spokesman said: “We’ve made safe a 1.5m-deep hole near a disused tram line under Wellesley Road, and are... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Mystery 'void' closes Croydon Underpass and causes traffic chaos for second day in a rowof the "void" is not known. The underpass was closed overnight as engineers wo
Mystery 'void' closes Croydon Underpass and causes traffic chaos for second day in a row
Croydon Guardian / Posted 18 days ago
of the "void" is not known. The underpass was closed overnight as engineers worked "round the clock" to fix the problem, a Croydon Council spokesman said. Croydon people. Underpass is closed and traffic building up already. You will have a pants... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Croydon Underpass to remain closed overnight after mystery 'void' opens up in roadlane of the underpass is expected to be closed overnight as engineers work "rou
Croydon Underpass to remain closed overnight after mystery 'void' opens up in road
Croydon Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
lane of the underpass is expected to be closed overnight as engineers work "round the clock" to fix the problem, a Croydon Council spokesman said. Croydon Underpass remains closed n/bound (void in road/works). Q's are currently back to the... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
'No plans' to improve disabled access at Norwood Junction, says Transport for Londonat Norwood Junction despite the long-standing concerns of disabled passengers a
'No plans' to improve disabled access at Norwood Junction, says Transport for London
Croydon Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
at Norwood Junction despite the long-standing concerns of disabled passengers at Croydon's second-busiest rail hub. Croydon Council is considering dipping into its own budget to fund a study into potential improvement works at the station,... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Croydon Council rubbish truck driver suspended after reversing into £30,000 Lexussuspended after he was filmed reversing into a £30,000 Lexus parked in the stre
Croydon Council rubbish truck driver suspended after reversing into £30,000 Lexus
Croydon Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
suspended after he was filmed reversing into a £30,000 Lexus parked in the street. Yesterday footage emerged showing the Croydon Council lorry backing up and smashing into the front of the stationary sports car outside the Cat Ba Island... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
WATCH: Croydon Council rubbish truck driver reverses into £30,000 Lexuson camera reversing into a £30,000 Lexus parked in the street. Footage filmed
WATCH: Croydon Council rubbish truck driver reverses into £30,000 Lexus
Croydon Guardian / Posted 20 days ago
on camera reversing into a £30,000 Lexus parked in the street. Footage filmed yesterday morning in South End shows the Croydon Council truck backing up and smashing into the front of the stationery black sports car outside the Cat Ba Island... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Croydon Council releases new information on 'secret list' of housing development sitesCroydon Council has published further details of publicly owned land slated for
Croydon Council releases new information on 'secret list' of housing development sites
Croydon Guardian / Posted 21 days ago
Croydon Council has published further details of publicly owned land slated for housing developments after claims it was compiling a “secret list” of sites identified as suitable for building. The Labour-led administration came under fire from the... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Croydon Council appoints first female chief executiveThe acting chief executive of Croydon Council has been appointed to the role pe
Croydon Council appoints first female chief executive
Croydon Guardian / Posted 21 days ago
The acting chief executive of Croydon Council has been appointed to the role permanently. Jo Negrini, the first woman to hold the top job, will be formally confirmed in the position at a full council meeting on July 18 after spending three months as... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Acting CEO confirmed as permanent Croydon Council bossThe acting chief executive of Croydon Council has been appointed to the role pe
Acting CEO confirmed as permanent Croydon Council boss
Croydon Guardian / Posted 23 days ago
The acting chief executive of Croydon Council has been appointed to the role permanently. Jo Negrini, the first woman to hold the top job, will be formally confirmed in the position at a full council meeting on July 18 after spending three months as... Read more
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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 26 days 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 26 days 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 28 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 29 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 30 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 a month 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 1 months 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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