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Protesters to take Croydon’s burning issue to the streets

A wide-ranging alliance of Croydon and Sutton residents and businesses will march on Croydon Town Hall next Sunday, May 13, to oppose the council’s £1billion plan to build a waste incinerator in Beddington Lane. The demonstration will start at 11am … Continue reading

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Barwell assistant Eddy Arram to be Croydon Mayor in 2012

Eddy Arram, councillor for Ashburton and a “caseworker” for Gavin Barwell MP, is to be the Mayor of Croydon in 2012, according to sources in the Town Hall. Arram, a long-serving member of Croydon’s ruling Conservative group but not one … Continue reading

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Secrecy and deathly silence on Croydon’s £1bn incinerator

Since our posting earlier this week, there’s more on the Croydonwide interweb about plans to hand a £1 billion contract to Viridor to build and run a waste incinerator at Beddington, which many fear could pump poison into the atmosphere … Continue reading

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