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Croydon elections latest – 2 May

Added to 15.20 With polling day tomorrow for the Croydon Council elections, here is up-to-date news. How really Green are the Tories? Local Wildlife Sites are recognised in national planning policy which protects them from being developed for housing, roads … Continue reading

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Croydon events and general news at 28 August

Events at Ruskin House Folk & Blues Evenings. £2 at 8pm every Sunday 3, 17 & 24 Sept – Singers’ Night 10 Sept – Four Gone Confusion and Singers’ Night Thurs 31t August – Jazz Night 8.30pm – ‘Jazz with … Continue reading

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Croydon news at 30 July

Council Parks News 10 Green Flags awarded http://news.croydon.gov.uk/croydon-raises-ten-green-flags-mark-quality-green-spaces Last two master planning events Norbury Park 19 August – noon-4pm – in the centre of the park. https://norburywatchblog.wordpress.com/2017/07/29/norbury-park-vision-event-19-august Happy Valley 16 September  – noon-4pm – at the Fox Pub car park and outside … Continue reading

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Croydon Council Meetings 19 – 29 June & News

Monday 19 June. 6.30pm. Cabinet The agenda deals with update on Don’t Mess With Croydon – Young People Taking Pride and Campaign, presentation by Cllr Timothy Godfrey on what is happening at Fairfield Halls, Community  Safety Strategy 2017-2020, update on … Continue reading

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Council News & Issues at 11 May

Thursday 18 May. 6.30pm. Council Planning Committee 16/06526/FUL 585-603 London Road Demolition of existing structures and buildings at 585-603 London Road, erection of 3 four/five storey buildings comprising 593 hotel (C1) and aparthotel rooms (C1) and ancillary services the formation … Continue reading

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Croydon Council Considers Air Quality Action

It is estimated that 155 deaths occur each year in Croydon due to illnesses caused by long-term exposure to air pollution. A close link has been shown between areas of high deprivation and pollution. ‘Those living in more deprived areas … Continue reading

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Croydon Events & News at 17 December

Council Meetings January 10 – Scrutiny and Overview Committee 12 – Planning and Planning Sub-committee 17 – Health and Social Care Scrutiny Sub-Committee 23 – Cabinet 26 – Planning and Planning Sub-committee 30 – Council 31 – Streets, Environment and … 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 Events & News At 20 November

Wednesday, 23 November 11.30am-1.30pm. Public meeting on NHS Croydon CCG’s proposed changes to prescribing NHS Croydon Clinical Commissioning Group (NHS Croydon CCG) is consulting on their proposals to reduce the prescribing of gluten-free foods, vitamin D for maintenance, baby milk and … Continue reading

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Croydon Events & News at 6 August

Thursday 11 August. 2.30 & 7.30pm. The Last Man on the Moon A new British documentary. At the 7.30pm showing the film’s director and writer Mark Craig will introduce the film and take part in a Q&A afterwards. David Lean Cinema, … Continue reading

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