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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...
2015/03/05 13:11
2015/03/05 13:11
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2015/02/27 05:11
2015/02/27 05:11
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Families enjoyed arts and crafts, face-painting and a bouncy castle at a fundraising fun day at a charity threatened with closure. Children also took part in penalty shoot-out at the Family Centre in...
2015/02/26 14:32
2015/02/26 14:32
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Landlords are being reminded they must sign up to the new licensing register for any properties they rent out in Waltham Forest. The scheme, which landlords have claimed will cause rents to rise, was...
2015/02/26 13:11
2015/02/26 13:11
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A real-life Del Boy was caught out flogging "Chamele no5" perfume at Surrey Street market. In dodgy dealing even the elder Trotter brother would have dismissed as amateur, the young conman was...
2015/02/25 13:52
2015/02/25 13:52
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The market trader was caught selling the Chamele No 5 In deals that were in fact too good to be true the young market trader was caught flogging boxes of what appeared to be 96 Chanel No 5 for less...
2015/02/23 23:11
2015/02/23 23:11
10d
Council tax in Croydon has been frozen for the next financial year, it was agreed tonight. At a meeting of the full council at the Town Hall, 38 councillors voted for the Labour budget and 29 voted...
2015/02/18 18:11
2015/02/18 18:11
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At a cabinet meeting last night councillors voted for the average weekly rent for a council house to rise by £2.40, from £109.26 to £111.66. The council said it expected the rise to be one the lowest...
2015/02/18 13:11
2015/02/18 13:11
16d
With wreaths made of flowers in the colours of his beloved Eagles, well-wishers came together to say goodbye to Councillor Gerry Ryan. Members of the Commercial Workers Union joined with councillors...
2015/02/18 12:11
2015/02/18 12:11
16d
The group that manages and part-owns the Whitgift Centre has lost its court battle against Westfield/ Hammerson’s £1bn redevelopment of Croydon town centre. Whitgift Trust was in the Court of Appeal...
2015/02/16 12:11
2015/02/16 12:11
18d
The heartbroken family of a painter and decorator who died from an asbestos-related cancer are appealing to his former Croydon Council colleagues for help in their fight for justice. Harry Russell,...
2015/02/16 04:11
2015/02/16 04:11
18d
Having read recently that Wandsworth and Richmond councils have agreed to share council officers saving them each more than £10m a year I think it is about time that Nathan Elvery, the chief executive...
2015/02/12 10:11
2015/02/12 10:11
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A charity that provides counselling, cheap meals and financial advice in one of Croydon's most deprived areas is at risk of closure. The Fieldway Family Centre, which also hosts play groups, cookery...
2015/02/10 18:12
2015/02/10 18:12
24d
The organisers of Purley Swimathon are searching for a new venue despite a council u-turn on shutting the pool that has hosted it for 26 years. Purley Rotary Club expects to be forced to relocate the...
2015/02/10 17:11
2015/02/10 17:11
24d
Enforcement officers will be getting tough on rubbish, tough on the causes of rubbish - but with more discretion than before. The workers have been a familiar sight in Croydon since August 2013 when...
2015/02/05 17:12
2015/02/05 17:12
29d
Retail giant John Lewis have reached a preliminary deal to open a department store in Croydon's planned £1bn shopping centre. The upmarket chain has "agreed the design and layout" for a five-storey...
2015/02/05 08:12
2015/02/05 08:12
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A Coulsdon bar could be stripped of its licence following a mass brawl which sparked "a complete loss of control" at the venue. Police were called and door staff from neighbouring pubs forced to...
2015/02/04 17:12
2015/02/04 17:12
30d
After backing Ben Haenow for X-Factor success, Croydon is being urged to get behind Wandle Park in a £900,000 contest. The park is one of seven places across the capital shortlisted for a share of...
2015/02/04 10:11
2015/02/04 10:11
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Croydon Council has rubbished objections from businesses which could put a stop to a £1bn shopping centre development plan at the start of a public hearing that could determine the future face of the...
2015/02/02 11:11
2015/02/02 11:11
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Clubbers are to be breathalysed by bouncers before entering venues in a bid to clamp down on alcohol-fuelled violence. Revellers who have drunk more than twice the legal driving limit could be turned...
2015/01/30 14:37
2015/01/30 14:37
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The Metropolitan police have trialled a pilot scheme in Croydon that allows doormen to breathalyse party-goers at the entrance to clubs and are hoping to roll out the scheme across six boroughs in the...
2015/03/05 13:11
2015/03/05 13:11
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