Monthly Archives: February 2016

Croydon News at 28 February

Fairness Commission Video of launch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eOs9DoS1TEw Final report: https://jumpshare.com/v/JgkgpRjaLpRYjNoFjXS2 Proposed loss of employment site on Milton and Gloucester Rds Oakwood Building Contractors Ltd  based in Epsom is applying to  demolish Milton House on Milton Rd, 2 Milton Ave  and associated … Continue reading

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Mass Rally for Lambeth Libraries 5 March

MASS RALLY, WINDRUSH SQUARE, BRIXTON SATURDAY MARCH 5, 10.30am onward. DON’T STEAL OUR LIBRARIES! This is the message from the people of Lambeth to the council – which plans to wreck five of its 10 libraries. All were donated to … Continue reading

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History Events March & April

Tuesday 1 March. 7pm. Conscientious Objection Talks by  Andrew Greaves on local COs and  Sue King on some recent oral history dealing with the effects of being a CO on the men themselves and their families in the first and … Continue reading

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Fairfield Halls charity caves in on closure

Fairfield (Croydon) Ltd and the Council have agreed to work together on a managed programme that would see the venue close on 15 July 2016 in preparation for a £30m transformation. Kate Vennell, chair of the charity’s board, says: “The charity … Continue reading

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Will the Queen’s Square Scheme Add to Town Centre’s Infrastructure Stresses?

SEGAS House On Thursday 3 March the Planning Committee will, consider the outline proposals of the Delancey (owner of Minerva) scheme for the Queens Square development covering  St George’s Walk and Katharine St and SEGAS House. (Application No 15/03790/PRE) It … Continue reading

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Trade Union Bill Debate 2 March

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Croydon News at 24 February

Is Council Risking Legal Mistakes With the Borough Solicitor taking early retirement, the post is being deleted and the job shared around others in the Council. http://www.croydonadvertiser.co.uk/Croydon-Council-deletes-borough-solicitor-post/story-28798902-detail/story.html Could this be a dangerous move in not having someone with the legal … Continue reading

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