The latest edition of Shirley Life, the online community magazine, is now available, with a range of fascinating articles and local news that should be of interest for the broader Croydon public, and not just Shirley residents.
- This month’s contents include a look at Croydon’s plans for rubbish collections, with Shirley Life angry that the council had completely overlooked Shirley in its initial consultations. There is to be a meeting at Shirley Library on Friday, August 26, when council officers will explain how the system will be imposed from October.
- There’s also a report on council leader Mike Fisher’s performance at the recent Q&A session
- Ghost houses in the neighbourhood
- How to support local shops
- More on the lack of proper parking
- And a column by someone called Pelling.
- Rioters “wanted to kill a police officer” claims Commander (insidecroydon.com)
- Croydon burns as looters storm the Whitgift Centre (insidecroydon.com)
- Cameron snubs Croydon again over Enterprise Zone (insidecroydon.com)
- Croydon’s under-threat libraries: a timeline of council deceit? (insidecroydon.com)