Tag Archives: Hammerson

Croydon events & news at 28 May

Events Listing https://www.festivalflyer.com/the-croydon-flyer Wednesday 31 May. 6-9pm. Shaking Hands – The Icebreaker Social Sussex Innovation Centre, No.1 Croydon, 12-16 Addiscombe Road, Croydon, CR0 0XT To sign up go to https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/shaking-hands-conversation-starter-social-tickets-34158542119 Can you spot me at the back in the photo … Continue reading

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Croydon events & news at 21 May

Croydon Local Plan Hearings Monday 22 May: housing intensification Tuesday 23 May: Green Grid Wednesday 24 May: affordable homes; dwelling mix; housing quality Thursday 25 May: gypsies; employment Tuesday 30 May: tall buildings; local heritage; community facilities; sustainable design; transport … Continue reading

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Croydon News at 17 May

  General Election What does the Labour Manifesto actually say? You can download it and the funding document at http://www.labour.org.uk/index.php/manifesto2017 Sadiq Khan backs Labour’s Sarah Jones http://www.croydonadvertiser.co.uk/mayor-of-london-can-t-rule-out-prospect-of-changing-fare-zones-at-east-and-west-croydon-stations/story-30335741-detail/story.html Sarah Jones on Gavin Barwell http://www.croydonadvertiser.co.uk/he-puts-out-a-good-leaflet-but-doesn-t-stand-up-for-croydon-labour-candidate-slams-gavin-barwell Fairfield Halls Works update as at 10 … Continue reading

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Croydon news at 29 April

The threat to Croydon Uni A&E The outcome of the General Election will determine whether the NHS continues to be deprived of resources, face increased privatisation and accelerated hospital closures. The defence of Croydon University Hospital A&E from potential closure … Continue reading

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General Election and other Croydon News at 22 April

General Election – Do you have any new neighbours who need to register to vote?  With a general election set to take place on 8 June, it is important everyone eligible registers to vote especially those who have moved into … Continue reading

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The Ups? & Downs of Croydon

Croydon Radio Shuts Down The fragility of volunteer based bottom-up initiatives is demonstrated by the closure of Croydon Radio. http://www.croydonadvertiser.co.uk/croydon-radio-announces-it-will-close-this-week-bringing-an-end-to-four-and-a-half-year-history/story-30235639-detail/story.html  https://thecroydoncitizen.com/culture/farewell-croydon-radio-presenters Hammerson promises to be more ethical http://www.ethicalcorp.com/weekly-watch-30-march-2017 New Build Private Rental Flats Drive Hots Up Landlease plans to invest … Continue reading

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The Croydon MIPIM Debate

For background on the MIPIM Croydon panel discussion see the previous posting. Risk Taking At the  CEO Jo Negrini argued that taking risks is helping to transform Croydon’s image. ‘She pointed to the arrival of Boxpark as evidence of a … Continue reading

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