Category Archives: Croydon

The Torch is coming down London Road on 23rd July

Put Monday 23rd July in your diary and come to London Road between around 12 noon and 12.30pm to see the Olympic flame passing through. The 23rd July is Day 66 of the Olympic Torch Relay – on that day … Continue reading

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What can be done to stop the death of this stretch of London Road?

These pictures show the stretch of London Road to the north of the junction with Sumner Road and St James’ Road. Along the east side of the road, many of the shops are empty – not just because of the … Continue reading

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High Street Camp on 25th May and London Road

Are you familiar with camps or ‘un-conferences’? They are growing in popularity, especially among people using online and social media in their work. Un-conferences have no set agenda – any of the delegates can offer a workshop. They are often … Continue reading

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West Croydon Community Forum – first meeting and funding opportunities

There was a good turnout for the first meeting of the West Croydon Community Forum on 1st May at CVA Resource Centre on London Road. Almost 50 people took part – a diverse mix of local residents, community and faith … Continue reading

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West Croydon Community Forum

Do you want to make a difference in West Croydon? If so, you are welcome to attend a meeting of the West Croydon Community Forum, which is being set up as an umbrella organisation for the area. Meeting Date & … Continue reading

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Election time in London Road

In the run-up to the elections on 3rd May, here’s a quick overview of all the candidates standing for seats in the London Road area. (Disclaimer: the information is accurate to the best of our knowledge. We cannot be held … Continue reading

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Croydon Local Independent Review Panel report published

The report from the Croydon Local Independent Review Panel has just been published (Tuesday 28th February). Click here to access a copy from the Croydon Online website. Some of the findings have already been said before or known for a … Continue reading

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