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Croydon news & events at 18 August

August. Croydon Library News https://mailchi.mp/croydon.gov.uk/libraries-newsletter-midsummer-2018 25 August. 11am-5pm. Does Croydon need a Visitor Centre? Does Croydon want, need or even deserve A Visitor Centre? What should it look like and how could it be financed? Come and have a chat … Continue reading

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Croydon News at 12 August inc. Surrey St/Matthews Yard, Brick by Brick, doubts about Westfield Centre

Thursday 16 August. 6.30pm. Council Planning Committee The Committee will be considering the application to redevelop the building which includes the Conference Centre and Matthews Yard. Brock by Brick’s proposed scheme to build on open land on both sides of … Continue reading

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Croydon TUC March 5 May and other news

  Saturday  5 May. Noonff,  Croydon TUC May Day march Meet outside Marks & Spencers, Whitgift Centre, near West Croydon Station,  at 12 noon and walk the short distance to Ruskin House in Coombe Rd, where there will be a … Continue reading

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Croydon local election debate up-date

Labour & Housing https://thecroydoncitizen.com/politics-society/croydon-needs-housing-for-the-many-not-the-few The health importance of green environments Whichever Party wins the election it will have the serious challenge of ensuring green environments spaces. New evidence highlights the mental health benefits. https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/design/mental-health-green-neighbourhoods-link-depression-anxiety-stress-uk-cities-a8289076.html (Thanks to Josi Kiss for drawing … Continue reading

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Croydon events & news at 15 April

Local Election Debates Monday 16 April. 8pm. Pollard v Pelling Tory Leader Tom Pollard will propose the motion “It’s time for Croydon to come back to the Conservatives” at the Purley & Coulsdon Debating Society. Former Tory MP and Councillor, … Continue reading

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Croydon news and issues at 23 March

Are we damaging children’s learning? Do have a read of my piece about the problems of motor skills and learning. https://thecroydoncitizen.com/politics-society/damaging-childrens-learning London Road Green Mile progress https://thecroydoncitizen.com/politics-society/london-roads-green-mile-links-west-croydon-thornton-heath-flowers Saving Matthews Yard The latest updates on the Save Matthews Yard campaign refers … Continue reading

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Croydon news at 9 March

Croydon’s social media, Tech City and Borough of Culture debates https://thecroydoncitizen.com/politics-society/croydon-debate-club-considers-social-media-local-government-wednesday-21st-february https://thecroydoncitizen.com/croydon-tech-city/croydon-tech-city-is-dead-long-live-croydon-tech-city https://thecroydoncitizen.com/culture/london-borough-culture-2019-didnt-croydon-win News in Brief Croydon Citizen March print issue now out. Underfunding increases Croydon schools class sizes. (Croydon Advertiser. 8 March) Fairfield Halls Director becomes Chair of Croydon … Continue reading

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