Tag Archives: Patricia Hay-Justice

Fitzsimons stays on to scrutinise his scrutiny committee

CROYDON IN CRISIS: The Town Hall’s theatre of the absurd continues tonight with a meeting chaired by a councillor criticised by auditors and government inspectors for failing to raise the alarm over finances and poor governance. STEVEN DOWNES reports Sean … Continue reading

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Council’s ‘urgent’ inquiry into housing scandal is slow to start

It took Croydon Council five days after they were approached by ITV News with serious questions about the appalling conditions in council flats in South Norwood before they announced an “urgent inquiry”. And in the council’s first response to the … Continue reading

Posted in Addiscombe West, Croydon Council, Hamida Ali, Housing, Patricia Hay-Justice, Sarah Hayward, South Norwood | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Labour councillor Watson opts to jump before de-selection

STEVEN DOWNES reports on the latest shift of power at the Town Hall Addiscombe councillor Mark Watson, an influential member of the council cabinet, last night stunned Labour Party members in his ward by announcing his withdrawal from the selection … Continue reading

Posted in 2018 council elections, Addiscombe East, Addiscombe West, Andrew Rendle, Ashburton, Business, Jerry Fitzpatrick, Mark Watson, Patricia Hay-Justice, Paul Smith, Sean Fitzsimons, Stephen Mann, Surrey Street, Tony Newman | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

No longer Taboo: Addiscombe gets signs of its East India past

Finally, after nearly a decade, it’s in black and white: the East India Estate Conservation Area is there for all to see on road signs in that part of Addiscombe. Special road signs were unveiled last month in the presence … Continue reading

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Mayor’s calling the tune for Wild Hunt Bedlam dancers

The Wild Hunt Bedlam Morris dancers opened their 2016 performing season at the Builder’s Arms in Leslie Park Road on Saturday, when a special guest was the  Mayor of Croydon, Patricia Hay-Justice. The Addiscombe councillor was made an honorary member … Continue reading

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Morris Men make a song and a dance over St George’s Day

The Wild Hunt, Croydon’s Morris side and Patricia Hay-Justice, the Mayor of Croydon, are kicking off the Morris dancing season in style by dancing at the Builders Arms in Leslie Park Road on St George’s Day. “St George’s Day is … Continue reading

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Charity comedy show ticket sales undermined by Fairfield

Charity workers in Croydon are worried that they have been caught in the cross-fire between the Fairfield Halls and the Town Hall in the bitter dispute over the arts venue’s future, with what ought to be one of the borough’s … Continue reading

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Mayor’s fundraising comedy night, Fairfield Halls, Apr 17

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Murder, mystery and turkey dinner – all for Mayor’s charities

The Mayor of Croydon, Councillor Patricia Hay-Justice, is seeking people’s support to a couple of events being held in aid of her nominated charities in the run-up to Christmas. The Mayor’s charities are: MIND in Croydon – an active charity … Continue reading

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Labour looking vulnerable to Barwell’s Addiscombe push

VOTE 2014: In our latest profile of the battleground wards for the May 22 Town Hall elections, WALTER CRONXITE sifts through the signs of what could be one of the closest of contests – Addiscombe Whatever the council election results … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 council elections, 2015 General Election, Addiscombe West, Croydon Central, Gavin Barwell, Mark Watson, Patricia Hay-Justice, Peter Staveley, Sean Fitzsimons | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments