Tag Archives: South Norwood

Croydon Planning Committee, and planning/housing news at 11 August

17 August Planning Committee papers illustrate inconsistencies in application of planning rules Watch out for the behind the scenes operation of the party whipping system, in contravention of the semi-judicial nature of the Planning Committee and its Sub-committee when they … Continue reading

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Croydon Events at 10 March

Tuesday 14 March. 6.30-8pm. People for Portland Rd event to plan South Norwood Future Community group People for Portland Road has received government funding to work out how the area could be improved through businesses and the community working together. Stanley Halls … Continue reading

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Croydon News at 28 February

Fairness Commission Video of launch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eOs9DoS1TEw Final report: https://jumpshare.com/v/JgkgpRjaLpRYjNoFjXS2 Proposed loss of employment site on Milton and Gloucester Rds Oakwood Building Contractors Ltd  based in Epsom is applying to  demolish Milton House on Milton Rd, 2 Milton Ave  and associated … Continue reading

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Croydon Planning and Development Issues at 3 December

Matthews Yard calls for developers to meet real needs Matthews Yard has posted a passionate appeal for developers to meet the real needs of Croydon. Councillor Leader Tony Newman tweeted (26 November): ‘‘Croydon must & will retain it’s heart & … Continue reading

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Are street improvements a waste of money?

This Saturday sees two events seeking residents views about how to improve Thornton Heath High St and South Norwood. Thornton Heath Walking Workshops: 10am-12.30pm, 1pm-3.30pm, 4pm-6.30pm South Norwood – 10am–2pm There are many people who are sceptical about improvements in … Continue reading

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South Norwood residents campaign to save former Ship pub

Yet another valued and historic former pub building is under threat. This time it’s The Ship at 55 High St in South Norwood. Local people have started a campaign to persuade Croydon Council to reject the planning application to turn … Continue reading

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Croydon Up-date 23 February

Diary Thursday 26 February. 8pm. Croydon Assembly Climate Change/Environment working group meeting It is hoped to convert this group into the Croydon Environmental Forum, a monthly meeting for those involved or interested in environmental issues, to coordinate efforts and share … Continue reading

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