Tag Archives: Taberner House

Croydon news at 23 May

Saturday 16 – Saturday 23 June. Croydon Festival of Peace. What Does Peace Mean To You? http://www.festivalofpeacecroydon.org festivalofpeacecroydon@gmail.com https://www.facebook.com/FestivalOfPeaceCroydon The events include talks by Dan Frost and myself on peace movements in Croydon. See flier here: Peace movements flier Has … Continue reading

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Croydon events & news at 28 May

Events Listing https://www.festivalflyer.com/the-croydon-flyer Wednesday 31 May. 6-9pm. Shaking Hands – The Icebreaker Social Sussex Innovation Centre, No.1 Croydon, 12-16 Addiscombe Road, Croydon, CR0 0XT To sign up go to https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/shaking-hands-conversation-starter-social-tickets-34158542119 Can you spot me at the back in the photo … Continue reading

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Croydon events & news at 21 May

Croydon Local Plan Hearings Monday 22 May: housing intensification Tuesday 23 May: Green Grid Wednesday 24 May: affordable homes; dwelling mix; housing quality Thursday 25 May: gypsies; employment Tuesday 30 May: tall buildings; local heritage; community facilities; sustainable design; transport … 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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The Croydon MIPIM Debate

For background on the MIPIM Croydon panel discussion see the previous posting. Risk Taking At the  CEO Jo Negrini argued that taking risks is helping to transform Croydon’s image. ‘She pointed to the arrival of Boxpark as evidence of a … Continue reading

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Croydon Redevelopment and ‘Regeneration’ News at 4 February

Campaign Expresses Concern about Fairfield Halls Refurbishment Andy Hylton, co-ordinator of the Save our Fairfield campaign writes: After six-months of closure the progress at Fairfield Halls has been agonisingly slow. The claim to be ‘stripping out’ with little evidence of … Continue reading

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Croydon Town Centre News at 31 October

Croydon ‘the coolest Borough’ Welcoming the opening of Boxpark Council Leader Tony Newman muses that Croydon is ‘the coolest borough’. Tell that to those who are struggling to pay rising rents, who cannot afford to buy a home, who use … Continue reading

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