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2014/10/16 09:11
2014/10/16 09:11
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Croydon Council has asked the Government for devolved tax powers to generate £5.25bn for the borough's economy. A stamp duty pilot that would see Croydon pocket tax on new homes and increased income...
2014/10/16 09:11
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2014/10/14 17:11
2014/10/14 17:11
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Croydon Council is to spend £841,000 on defences in a bid to prevent a repeat of floods that crippled parts of the borough last winter - but Government cash to fund long-term solutions will take four...
2014/10/14 11:11
2014/10/14 11:11
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Campaigners have unveiled ambitious plans to safeguard the future of Upper Norwood Library, which is also set to receive increased funding from Croydon Council. The Upper Norwood Library Trust hopes...
2014/10/14 07:11
2014/10/14 07:11
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War veterans and active servicemen, wellwishers and eminent public officials united to remember the forgotten soldiers of Cane Hill asylum at a special memorial event. The memorial, held at St Mary’s...
2014/10/03 12:11
2014/10/03 12:11
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Wimalendran Jeyaruban, owner of the London Road flat, and letting agent Chaudry Amir Ijaz were ordered to pay £5,500 each after 12 people were rescued from a blaze in January. An inspection by...
2014/10/02 04:11
2014/10/02 04:11
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Crime rates have been steadily going down in the borough, but reported incidents of domestic crime have risen by almost 22 per cent in the past year. There were 3,035 reports in the 12 months up to...
2014/10/01 13:11
2014/10/01 13:11
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A restaurant quarter makeover is a case of style over substance and risks being washed away, according to one business owner who fears being proved right when the rains come. Outdoor dining space,...
2014/10/01 11:11
2014/10/01 11:11
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Primary school children could have their Sats papers torn up as the Department for Education investigates allegations of misconduct by staff. Results for exams sat by Year 6 pupils in spring have...
2014/09/30 17:11
2014/09/30 17:11
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A much loved former mayor and the founder of the cancer charity which bears her name has lost her battle with the disease. Brenda Kirby died on Sunday, aged 70, after being diagnosed with brain and...
2014/09/27 14:10
2014/09/27 14:10
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EXORCISM: The group are thought to be performing an exorcism [LocalWorld2014 ] Residents in Croydon, south London have complained about a number of incidents over the past month. The group are said...
2014/09/27 09:17
2014/09/27 09:17
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Child exorcisms are being carried out at dawn on a street corner, police have been told. Residents have seen eight people gather round a toddler chanting, "Get the demon out" in a number of bizarre...
2014/09/25 13:11
2014/09/25 13:11
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The Department for Education is investigating concerns about the handling of Year 6 Sats exams at a South Norwood primary school. Results from tests sat by Key Stage 2 children at Heavers Farm in...
2014/09/24 10:11
2014/09/24 10:11
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Developers have been accused of "robbing a community" after cherry trees that lent their name to one of Croydon's most well-known roads were felled. Menta Redrow this month chopped down trees lining...
2014/09/23 04:11
2014/09/23 04:11
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Scrabbling around for coins at the side of the road will soon no longer be necessary for motorists as cashless parking is introduced to pay and display bays in Croydon. Croydon Council has started...
2014/09/22 15:11
2014/09/22 15:11
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Plans for a 305-flat skyscraper at the former headquarters of British Rail been given the go-ahead by Croydon Council. The building, which will consist of two towers - one 32-storey and the other...
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 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...
2014/10/16 09:11
2014/10/16 09:11
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