Daily Archives: August 10, 2017

‘Pound a croissant!’ Council continues to artwash Surrey Street

Croydon’s Labour-run council is not even trying to hide its gentrification agenda for Surrey Street any longer. Having ripped the guts out of the traditional street market through neglect of its traders and an enforced two-month closure, all done at … Continue reading

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Warlingham have expansion plan after busy recruitment drive

SLACK STEVENS, our ageing front row with no front teeth, reports on changes going on at the area’s top-ranked rugby club It’s fair to say that Warlingham want to forget the 2016-2017 season. After all, they went an entire league … Continue reading

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Do the New Addington Bear walk, and discover Fickleshole

WANDLE WANDERINGS: If you fancy venturing out for a shortish (two miles) amble and a pub lunch at an historic inn, loyal reader KEN TOWL has a suggested route that should charm and delight A few weeks ago, I was … Continue reading

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