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Tory candidates in Croydon South have their knockers

Voters in Croydon South are being used as human guinea pigs by the local Conservative party. Sort of. From dozens of applicants, the Tories have whittled down to a final 15 the candidates still in the running to replace Tricky … Continue reading

Posted in 2015 General Election, Croydon South, Richard Ottaway MP | Tagged , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Downing Street tips its advisors for parliamentary selection

On yer bike. Downing Street has spoken and Laura Trott is one of its three preferred candidates to run for the Conservatives in the ultra-safe Tory Croydon South seat in 2015. But you might want to hit your Shimano brakes… … Continue reading

Posted in 2015 General Election, Croydon South, Lynne Hale, Mike Fisher, Richard Ottaway MP, Simon Hoar | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Boris agrees £250m “build now, pay later” Cane Hill scheme

The Greater London Authority yesterday exchanged contracts on a £250 million “build now pay later” deal to redevelop the 83-hectare site of the former Cane Hill asylum at Coulsdon. Cane Hill is the site of the former mental hospital famous … Continue reading

Posted in Boris Johnson, Cane Hill, Coulsdon, Coulsdon East, Croydon South, East Coulsdon Residents' Association, Environment, History, Housing, Mayor of London, Planning | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments