Daily Archives: February 13, 2012

Not much rhyme to Coleridge-Taylor’s lost opera

BELLA BARTOCK has returned to Inside Croydon Towers, tiara slightly askew, a couple of pages of tightly-typed copy in her be-gloved hand, after the latest high-brow premiere to be staged at the Fairfield Halls Over the years, I have always … Continue reading

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Council fined £100,000 for losing child sex victim’s documents

Croydon Council has today been fined £100,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office and accused of negligence after a social worker had sensitive documents on the welfare of a child sex victim stolen from a local pub. The reason that the … Continue reading

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Who is paying for Boris’s election stunt in Croydon?

3.45PM UPDATE: scroll down for an update, and check out the comments, too. It is a sign that May’s London Mayoral election is to be a tough battle when a visit to Croydon expected tomorrow from incumbent mayor Boris Johnson … Continue reading

Posted in Andrew Pelling, Boris Johnson, Brian Paddick, Broad Green, Business, Centrale, Croydon 8/8, East Croydon, Ken Livingstone, Mayor of London, Whitgift Centre | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments