Are Consultations Worth It?
- Robert Ward discusses the issues at
See my comment.
- Michael Swadling expresses concern about the current 20mph zones consultation.
Change – the Balance of Benefits and Disadvantages
Lauren Furey discusses change in Croydon at
Cllr Watson Fears Southern Damaging Economic Growth
Queens Gdns Consultation Starts
https://queensgardens.commonplace.is – see 19 January above.
Body Shops £1m Lab
Body Shop has opened a £1m lab in Croydon
Let’s hope it can be quickly signed up for secondary pupil work placements and apprenticeships.
Scrutiny Discussion on Plans for Surrey St Market
The podcast of the Scrutiny Committee discussion on the future of Surry St market can be seen at https://croydon.public-i.tv/core/portal/webcast_interactive/262289
Boxpark – Not Such a Rosy Story?
See Steve Thompson’s reservations at:
Could 80-120 Croydon Businesses Be Using Slave Labour?
Hundreds of people could be working as slaves in Croydon says Croydon Community Against Trafficking (CCAT).
Shortage of New GPs for Croydon
As well as the looming crises facing Croydon’s hospital services, there also appears to be a shortage of GPs wanting to work in Croydon.
Tech City Initiative at Central Croydon Library
Jonny Rose, a founder of Tech City, explains at
Waking Up To The Potential Disastrous College Green Area Development
See the debate on Historic Croydon facebook:
Croydon Gets £1.4m To Help Rough Sleepers And Prevent Homelessness
Xmas Street Art
Police Start Wearing Body Video
On 9 January Croydon police officers began to wear body worn video cameras.