Daily Archives: March 2, 2017

Power Networks are in a hole after ordering wrong-sized cable

Inside Croydon can expose yet another multi-million-pound “cover-up”, this time by a utility company which has been digging holes in the roads between Sutton and Purley to lay electricity cable between two sub-stations, only then to fill in the holes. … Continue reading

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Reed ‘crony’ appointed to manage Newman’s pre-election PR

The council has announced, all so quietly, the appointment of a former senior London Labour Party official to the newly created position of Croydon’s “director of strategy and partnerships”. “That job is effectively the personal assistant to council leader Tony … Continue reading

Posted in 2018 council elections, Croydon Council, Croydon North, Jo Negrini, Julian Ellerby, Steve Reed MP, Tony Newman | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Stormzy: Rise up and take responsibility for yourself

In the week of the release of his first album, Gang Signs & Prayer, Croydon’s global grime star, Stormzy, has given an extensive interview to Channel 4 News, in which he talks about depression, aspiration and even “power to the … Continue reading

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