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Stop the Incinerator legal challenge fundraiser: June 28

Posted in 2014 council elections, Activities, Clare Hilley, Community associations, Croydon Greens, Environment, Simon Hoar, Tony Harris, Waddon, Waste incinerator | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Council faces court challenge from fuming Ferrari driver

If Croydon Council, with its high-finance pipe-dreams for social engineering, really wants to attract high-rollers to its high-rise, high-cost apartments in the centre of town, then it needs to do some serious work on the state of its roads, otherwise … Continue reading

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It was just like the devastation Hitler brought upon us

8/8 One Year On: TERRY COLEMAN, a retired resident from Thornton Heath, tells of his memories of a night of “pure evil” I was conscious that there was trouble in Tottenham and other London boroughs. I was watching developments on … Continue reading

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Croydon short-changed over government’s school cash

More missed opportunities, more cash scorned by Croydon, it seems. The ConDem government has just divvied out an extra £500 million to help local councils with the pressures of growing school pupil numbers, a problem being felt particularly acutely in … Continue reading

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