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Croydon, Christmas 2012: Scrooge is in charge of the Town Hall

CROYDON COMMENTARY: ANDREW PELLING is appalled at the hypocrisy of the borough’s leading politicians as they sip their glasses of mulled wine after voting through benefit cuts Christmas should be a time for compassion and care for family, friends and … Continue reading

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Bah humbug! Tory councillor complains at ‘too early’ Christmas

One of Croydon’s Conservative councillors wants to stop the town’s retailers from starting their Christmas sales campaigns too early. Ashburton councillor Adam Kellett put forward his own forthright views in a question to the council leader Mike Fisher at the … Continue reading

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