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Croydon’s retail crisis and other news

Council to hit homeless who do not accept support https://www.croydonadvertiser.co.uk/news/croydon-news/croydon-council-launches-town-centre-1649919 http://news.croydon.gov.uk/scp-steps-up-plans-to-help-stop-town-centre-begging Contrast this with the practical help provide by the Salvation Army. https://thecroydoncitizen.com/politics-society/supporting-croydons-homeless-salvation-army As retail store chains collapse Council Leader welcomes new hope for Westfield Centre http://www.swlondoner.co.uk/council-leader-praises-impact-of-whitgift-centre-redevelopment But John Lewis … Continue reading

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Croydon events and news at 11 February

New events listing: http://www.youneedto.co.uk Wednesday 22 February. 7.30pm. Crime and Policing in Croydon The Borough Commander, Chief Superintendent Jeff Boothe, will discuss crime and policing with the Croydon Debating Club. Croydon Conference Centre in Surrey Street. Tuesday 28 February. Small … Continue reading

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Interesting Croydon Cabinet Discussions on 12 December

Croydon Council’s Cabinet is considering a wide range of interesting issues at its meeting on Monday 12 December. Cycling in Parks At the moment the Council bye-laws forbid cycling in the parks, but it does not enforce them. The Council … Continue reading

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Croydon Housing & Development News at 25 March

Croydon needs to get creative about affordable housing See my discussion contribution at http://thecroydoncitizen.com/politics-society/croydon-needs-to-get-creative-about-affordable-housing Croydon’s Housing Crisis Deepens Nearly half of Croydon’s homeless families have been living in temporary accommodation for more than three years. http://www.yourlocalguardian.co.uk/news/14378901.Housing_crisis_in_Croydon__getting_worse_and_worse_and_no_end_is_clearly_in_sight_ Meanwhile the Council proposes … Continue reading

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