Daily Archives: May 5, 2017

Borough Solicitor is investigating planning chair’s conduct

Most council business has been shutdown because of election purdah. But not a planning meeting to push through another 100 homes to be built for the council’s own development company, even while the chair of the committee is under investigation. … Continue reading

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Lean’s times, an Ending and Their Finest hour all on show

PHILIP HOWARD, of the Save the David Lean Cinema Campaign, previews the venue’s programme for June, which includes a discussion about the Croydon-born director with a panel including the Assistant Director on Lean’s final film This is a great time … Continue reading

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Council offers £4,000 grants to ‘liven up’ Croydon’s parks

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Carshalton in Paint, Honeywood Museum, May 20-Jul 9

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Elmwood’s anti-racism poster wins Jo Cox Memorial Award

Elmwood Infants and Nursery School in Thornton Heath has won the Jo Cox Memorial Award at the annual Show Racism the Red Card prize giving. This is the eighth year that the school has won an award at the national … Continue reading

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Veteran Labour figure calls for CEO Negrini to be dismissed

A senior figure in the Croydon Labour Party has called for the immediate dismissal of the council’s chief executive, Jo Negrini. Adrian Dennis, who was made a Freeman of Croydon for his 25 years service as a local councillor in … Continue reading

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City Commons nature trail, Kenley Common, Jun 1

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