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2014/12/19 12:58
2014/12/19 12:58
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John Gladman has taken over the role of interim CIO at Hounslow Council, replacing its former director of corporate resources, Anthony Kemp, who left at the end of October, while a wider review is...
2014/12/19 12:58
2014/12/19 12:58
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2014/12/19 07:11
2014/12/19 07:11
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Croydon Council has given assurances many services will continue to run throughout the festive season. Round-the-clock help from the council’s social services emergency team will continue to be...
2014/12/17 19:37
2014/12/17 19:37
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Interviewed in the New Statesman, in January, he spoke more kindly than usual about the Deputy Prime Minister, and said he understood the Liberal Democrat leader’s reasons for going into coalition...
2014/12/17 13:11
2014/12/17 13:11
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Ukip's Nigel Farage is comparable to Jesus, the party's serial headline-grabber Winston McKenzie has suggested. In a typically rambling interview, the former boxer revealed he had manufactured 2,000...
2014/12/12 16:11
2014/12/12 16:11
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Plans have been drawn up to rename East Croydon rail station as Croydon Central. Croydon Council has held talks with Network Rail and is to push for the switch, which it hopes will reinforce the...
2014/12/12 10:11
2014/12/12 10:11
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Croydon has unveiled an ambitious plan to stamp out domestic violence by changing people’s attitudes and changing the law. According to recently released statistics from Croydon Council, there are...
2014/12/11 12:11
2014/12/11 12:11
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Auditions for the next series of the X-Factor are set be held in Croydon. Simon Cowell is understood to be giving serious thought to bringing the talent show's 2015 series to the borough after being...
2014/12/10 15:11
2014/12/10 15:11
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Up to 140 council workers are to lose their jobs next year, it was revealed today. At least 100 staff will be made redundant or have temporary contracts ended as Croydon Council looks to save £100m...
2014/12/10 09:11
2014/12/10 09:11
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Croydon's newest pop hero Ben Haenow wowed a crowd of hundreds at a homecoming show last night - when his mentor Simon Cowell also made an appearance. The X-Factor finalist sang songs including the...
2014/12/09 16:11
2014/12/09 16:11
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Revised plans for the redevelopment of Croydon Council’s former headquarters will see more affordable housing and greater protection of Queen’s Gardens. A total of 420 homes, comprising four blocks,...
2014/12/03 18:11
2014/12/03 18:11
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Chancellor George Osborne has promised to "discuss" proposals to give Croydon devolved powers to raise revenue but stopped short of making a firm commitment. In his autumn statement published this...
2014/12/03 15:13
2014/12/03 15:13
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FIRST TIME BUYERS Rachel Kelley, 25, a research analyst, and boyfriend Joseph Hook, 24, a product manager, have a joint income of between £65,000 and £70,000. They are renting in Balham but recently...
2014/12/03 12:11
2014/12/03 12:11
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The Croydon Guardian’s campaign to move East and West Croydon stations from Zone 5 to Zone 4/5 has reached the House of Commons. Rezoning would save commuters hundreds of pounds a year and make the...
2014/12/03 11:11
2014/12/03 11:11
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Croydon Council is hoping the Chancellor gives the green light to its plea for devolved powers in his autumn statement today. It is pushing for powers to give it the ability to collect locally...
2014/12/03 06:11
2014/12/03 06:11
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Sprinkler systems have been fitted in sheltered housing blocks, in a move that has been hailed as a great example to other councils and housing associations. The sprinklers will help protect people...
2014/12/01 23:11
2014/12/01 23:11
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Council tax in Croydon is to be frozen next year, it was announced tonight. In a speech at the full council meeting, Croydon Council leader Tony Newman said the new Labour administration had...
2014/11/28 13:11
2014/11/28 13:11
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The Bishop of Croydon has been appointed chair of a new committee set up by the council to tackle inequality and deprivation. Rt Revd Jonathan Clark will head the Opportunity and Fairness Commission,...
2014/11/26 15:11
2014/11/26 15:11
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When the host of the Develop Croydon conference, BBC home affairs editor Mark Easton, told his producer he was going to Croydon he was asked whether he wanted to take a flak jacket. With that as...
2014/11/26 15:11
2014/11/26 15:11
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Croydon has put its backing firmly behind Gatwick’s bid for a second runway in a move that could bring thousands of jobs. Gatwick’s main competition in securing permission comes from Heathrow, which...
2014/11/26 08:11
2014/11/26 08:11
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Croydon Council has drafted in new recruits in the fight to keep the borough clean. The four additional cleaners will be working from 2pm to 10pm each day, focusing on areas in the north of the...
2014/12/19 12:58
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