Tag Archives: Thornton Heath

Soweto Kinch gives concert to help Wadsworth campaign

Multi-award-winning musician Soweto Kinch is doing a fundraising gig on Saturday at top London music studios for a Croydon black activist expelled from the Labour Party. Anti-racism campaigner Marc Wadsworth has been doing a national speaking tour in a campaign … Continue reading

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Volunteers wanted to paint Bensham Manor footbridge, May 4-5

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William Hill looking to close one-third of their betting shops

Could Croydon’s high streets become even emptier of active shops than some already are? Our retailing and betting correspondent, M.T. WALLETTE, with a hot tip for the 5.15 at Aintree on Saturday*, reports on how even the borough’s turf accountants … Continue reading

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Picnic In The Park, Grangewood Park SE25, Jul 14

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£600,000 price tag on council-owned Brick by Brick houses

Roll up! Roll up! Come and get your Brick by Brick house, built on public property, using tax-payers’ money, and going on sale this week as a real bargain at nearly £600,000 for a three-bedroomed house on a ‘neat terrace’! … Continue reading

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Croydon BME Forum shopping bus service, starts Mar 11

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Jackpot for Thornton Heath campaign as slots arcade rejected

Extraordinary scenes in Thornton Heath tonight, where the council has broken the habit of a lifetime and actually listened to residents. Croydon Council announced today that it has refused permission to an operator of “adult gaming centres” to open a … Continue reading

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