Tag Archives: Thornton Heath

Pollard’s candidate list ignores five wards in Croydon North

WALTER CRONXITE on another bungled announcement by Croydon Conservatives No matter how hard they try to make it look as if they do give a toss about the north of the borough, Croydon’s Tories really don’t give a shit. And … Continue reading

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Brixton sewers force veteran car rally on a Croydon bypass

Our transport correspondent, JEREMY CLACKSON, on a traditional event giving the borough a swerve The London to Brighton veteran car run, which has been chugging along the Brighton Road from London to the south coast for 90 years, is set … Continue reading

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Norbury Brook clean-up, Thornton Heath Rec, Oct 7

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Poundland removes knives from Thornton Heath shop window

Poundland in Thornton Heath has removed its display of large-bladed knives from its High Street shop window. The store’s management removed the deadly weapons from display within hours of Inside Croydon bringing the matter to the attention of one of … Continue reading

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Festival helps puts cheer and colour into Thornton Heath

The 2017 Thornton Heath Festival was bigger and better than ever before. Here’s LEE TOWNSEND’s photo-essay from the event

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Thornton Heath Arts Week community workshop, Sep 12

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‘I’ll lie in the doorway to stop chicken shop’ vows councillor

A Thornton Heath councillor has vowed to lie down in the doorway of a landmark pub to stop any redevelopment of the site into a fried chicken outlet. Karen Jewitt, one of Thornton Heath’s two Labour councillors, was responding to … Continue reading

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