Category Archives: Old Coulsdon Residents’ Association

Brick by Brick causes anger over Coulsdon housing plans

BARRATT HOLMES, our housing correspondent, reports on the latest deeply unpopular development being inflicted on Croydon by the council-owned Brick by Brick venture Another week and another controversial Brick by Brick scheme, pushed through relentlessly by the Town Hall husband … Continue reading

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‘Pizzagate’ mystery sends Bradmore Pond’s ducks quackers

Was it a form of “dirty” protest against Brick by Brick building on the site of Old Coulsdon’s derelict care home at Homefield House? Was it someone with an odd approach to feeding the local ducks? Or were they giant … Continue reading

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Old Coulsdon Village Market, Cameron Hall, Feb 3

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Old Coulsdon residents ready for back-garden developers

As BARRATT HOLMES reports, the opening moves in the battle for your back gardens have just begun Croydon’s Tories really know no shame. Publicly, they are keen to try to score petty political points by claiming to be opposed to … Continue reading

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Coulsdon residents’ associations Christmas dance, Nov 24

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Old Coulsdon RA summer party, Cameron Hall, Sep 16

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MP slams Optivo over ‘outrageous’ plans to demolish cottages

BARRATT HOLMES reports on the shabby treatment of social housing tenants by one of the country’s largest housing associations An elderly couple who have lived in a Coulsdon cottage for almost 40 years only found out that they were to … Continue reading

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