Tag Archives: Sadiq Khan

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’s Crisis of Control – News & Events 25 November

Error correction It has been pointed out to me that I was confused in this posting between the Develop Croydon conference and the Council’s Economic Summit. London MayorSadiq Khan spoke at the latter not the former. See further details in … Continue reading

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Croydon News at 2 October

Croydon and Inequalities A Runneymede Trust report shows that Lambeth is in most unequal Borough in London, and Croydon is 19th out of the 32 London boroughs for overall inequality compared to 20th in 2001. ‘The Bangladeshi, Black African and … Continue reading

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Croydon News at 4 April

Croydon’s April Fools Well done Croydon Advertiser and Croydon Guardian for their spoof stories about Croydon Council’s plan to paint Croydon’s tower blocks the same colour as the sky, and Gavin Barwell’s book on his winning Croydon Central last year … Continue reading

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Croydon Assembly Plans Action On Positive Agenda

Thursday 31 March 31. 7.30pm. Croydon Assembly Steering Group There was an enthusiastic welcome for the Croydon Assembly’s manifesto which was launched on March 19 at an Assembly addressed by Matt Wrack, the leader of the firefighters’ union, Dr Philip Howard … Continue reading

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Croydon news at 7 March

Tuesday 22 March. 8pm.  The Matchwoman Talk by Dr Louise Raw about the first demonstration of a united front of workers against employers and made by the e ‘matchwomen’ at Bryant and May in 1888, They handled phosphorus every day … Continue reading

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