Monthly Archives: October 2017

Council gets celebrity backing for Fieldway’s Food Stop

JB Gill, the former member of X Factor boy band JLS, now a TV presenter, was on hand with the Mayor of Croydon to open London’s first combined welfare and food club for hundreds of people in Fieldway and New … Continue reading

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Caterham Hill Women’s Institute Christmas Fair, Nov 11

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Sing In The Park, Addiscombe Railway Park, Nov 4

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Frank Harmer Memorial 10km, Brockwell Park, Mar 4

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Newman remains silent over council’s ‘Godfather’ affair

By STEVEN DOWNES Council leader Tony Newman remains silent on the unfolding scandal at Fisher’s Folly, where the council’s assistant chief exec has overseen payments of £787 per day to a friend without first properly declaring the relationship, as is … Continue reading

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‘Farce’ as West Thornton postpones ward selection meeting

Political editor WALTER CRONXITE on the latest calamities to befall the local Labour Party’s efforts to select candidates for next May’s Town Hall elections Already more than a month behind schedule, Labour’s selection process for candidates to stand for election … Continue reading

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Council CEO confirms ‘The Godfather’ paid chum £787 per day

STEVEN DOWNES reports on the latest clumsy move by Croydon Council’s £185,000 chief exec to try to cover-up a scandal in her administration Jo Negrini, Croydon Council’s chief executive, has confirmed that one of her most senior aides has managed … Continue reading

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