Tag Archives: Addiscombe

4,000 residents apply to buy pocket-sized Addiscombe flats

A private developer building a residential tower just across the road from the 50p-bit building and tram tracks of East Croydon has received more than 4,000 expressions of interest from Croydon residents who might want to take one of the … Continue reading

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Miss P’s Barbecue is serving up some beefy platters

JASON HINTON visits an old pub in Addiscombe that has been given a new lease of liveliness I’d long believed that what was once the Cricketers pub on Addiscombe Road, just round the corner from where I live, could be … Continue reading

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Croydon Philharmonic Choir Christmas Cheer, Dec 18

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Labour in row over notice to quit office in Ruskin House

There’s a new rift between groups within Croydon Labour, after one official has handed in notice on the use of an office at Ruskin House, the local party’s headquarters for the last half-century. Ruskin House, situated in its own grounds … Continue reading

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Labour councillor Watson opts to jump before de-selection

STEVEN DOWNES reports on the latest shift of power at the Town Hall Addiscombe councillor Mark Watson, an influential member of the council cabinet, last night stunned Labour Party members in his ward by announcing his withdrawal from the selection … Continue reading

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Labour’s new slate in Fairfield as Momentum makes a mark

Our political editor, WALTER CRONXITE, with the latest weekly round-up of the ins, and outs, in a tortuous selection process Boundary changes, demographic changes and the Jeremy Corbyn-inspired swing towards Labour has made Fairfield ward in the town centre a … Continue reading

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St Mildred’s Christmas Market, Addiscombe, Dec 2

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