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Wolfe Tones in Norbury 16 November

Part of the ban’s British tour. Their website https://www.wolfetonesofficialsite.com has a history section about  the Irish Famine and the 1916 Easter Uprising.  

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Living Memorial website & other history events & news

Saturday 9 November. 4pm. Launch of the historic Living Memorial website ‘You’ll see five short films from the website, which builds on the acclaimed Divided by race, united in war and peace hour-long film about Second World War veterans, particularly … Continue reading

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Westfield to make changes to Shopping Centre

6 November – editorial changes re-headings plus comments by Andrew Kennedy The Council has had a meeting with the Whitgift site owner and developer  and discussed changes to the existing planning permission, which will involve the retention of more of … Continue reading

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Croydon events & news at 3 November

  News inc: housing developments, Town Centre bus changes, students in flux next September, Trees for all of us, worst air pollution areas, Peggy Seeger at Ruskin House Events For Ruskin House events in November see: https://seancreighton1947.wordpress.com/2019/10/27/ruskin-house-events-through-to-13-december Bernard Winchester’s November … Continue reading

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Farewell tributes to Stephen Aselford, Croydon TU, Labour, Disability and Transport activist

  The life and achievements of disability, public transport and Labour campaigner Stephen Asleford were celebrated on  25 October at his funeral at Croydon Crematorium and the gathering afterwards at Ruskin House by a wide range of people who knew … Continue reading

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Croydon ‘A Dirty Derelict Town’ and other news at 27 October

  From: https://polycarpjournals.com What people dislike about Croydon https://www.mylondon.news/news/south-london-news/11-things-croydon-make-people-17145378 Councillors should take note. 836 co-living units proposal rubbished by Place Review Panel The Council’s Place Review Panel has described the proposed project on College Green for co-living units ‘as being … Continue reading

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Croydon’s landlords licence consultation and latest deprivation assessment

Croydon consults on Borough wide selective licensing scheme renewal  In October 2015, the Council correctly introduced a borough-wide scheme requiring all private landlords to be licensed and ensure their tenants’ homes meet key housing, environmental and safety standards. As the  scheme … Continue reading

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