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South Vale Play Street rejected – there’s a park on the doorstep

Calls to trial a Play Street scheme in South Vale, Upper Norwood, have been rejected by Croydon Council – because there is a large park close to the street. The council has stated that it is not opposed to street … Continue reading

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Concrete Croydon gets a pop-up youth club: for one night only

For one summer’s evening only, Croydon is going to be able to enjoy having a youth service. Don’t blink or you’ll miss it. “The Croydon Club” will have an official opening. And then it will close just four hours later. … Continue reading

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Psst. Croydon plans for the future. Quietly

This just in this morning, from the council’s “spatial” planning department. Undoubtedly, for anyone with any interest in the future of Croydon, as a resident or a business owner, this “framework” will be of avid interest. But does it strike … Continue reading

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Kenley residents threaten Council Tax boycott over planning

Despite winning the arguments, both moral and planning, and getting a decision from the government’s Planning Inspector supporting them by refusing the development of a medium-sized hospital on a residential road in Kenley, the residents of Higher Drive feel betrayed … Continue reading

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