Tag Archives: South Norwood

Calls mount for councillor to resign from community groups

Paul Scott, the Labour councillor who describes himself as a “community leader”, has been challenged to step down from at least one of his many roles and to consider the various conflicts of interest that he has, after being accused … Continue reading

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Greens recycle FibDem graph for South Norwood by-election

WALTER CRONXITE charts the latest unseemly developments in the ward by-election in South Norwood Croydon Greens are proving themselves to be as good, or as bad, as other mainstream political parties – at being economical with the actualité. The Greens’ … Continue reading

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Butler’s all excited for her Big Night Out at The Hurlingham

KEN LEE reports on a raft of housing award nominations for a council-owned house-builder which has so far built the grand total of zero homes Council leader Tony Newman, his deputy Alison Butler, council chief exec Jo Negrini and loads … Continue reading

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Stanley invites you to bring a baby to meet old man Ove

Stanley’s Film Club has added another screening to their August programme for our Bring Along Baby strand. They will be showing A Man Called Ove at 10.30am on Thursday, August 31 at Harris Academy, South Norwood (4 Cumberlow Ave, London, … Continue reading

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Planners ignored equalities law for South Norwood flats

The council’s under-fire planning department may have broken the law in its rush to push through a controversial Brick by Brick development on a social housing estate in South Norwood. Residents around Church Road, Auckland Rise and Sylvan Hill maintain … Continue reading

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LibDem football fan who’ll Never Walk Alone into Selhurst Park

KEN LEE, our Town Hall reporter, on a conflict of allegiances for a candidate in the South Norwood ward by-election The FibDems have been accused of trying to be all-things-to-all-men (and women) so often, it is now becoming self-fulfilling. Which … Continue reading

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Film club tackles gentrification with A Moving Image screening

This is bold: so a cinema club, which was originally set-up in a restored arts and community venue which has its own coffee and cakes outlet, is to screen a movie about gentrification in south London in which a film-maker … Continue reading

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