September 2015

On-the-spot fines issued during fly-tip crackdown

2015-09-30T13:31:15+00:00 September 30th, 2015|Recent news|

A recent fly-tipping crackdown by the council following complaints by residents has seen on-the-spot fines handed down to offenders.

Eight £80 FPNs were issued following the three-night operation that targeted streets in Broad Green, Thornton Heath and Selhurst.

The offences included fly-tipping, […]

Croydon schools lead the way in architectural design

2015-09-30T12:50:36+00:00 September 30th, 2015|Recent news|

The designs of two Croydon schools have scooped prestigious architecture awards, including on the international stage.

The ‘golden’ extension of Whitehorse Manor School in Whitehorse Road, Thornton Heath by Hayhurst and Co won the Architectural Review Awards category for schools.

The international […]

2016/17 admissions open for new and expanding Croydon schools

2015-09-25T14:38:22+00:00 September 25th, 2015|Recent news|

Croydon schools receiving new pupil applications this month will be able to take 460 extra children in total next year as the council continues to meet rising demand.

Pupils starting or moving school next academic year can now apply, and the […]

Good cheer on tap for Croydon’s first craft beer festival

2015-09-18T13:27:26+00:00 September 18th, 2015|Recent news|

A selection of fresh beers from more than 20 London breweries, including the borough’s own Cronx, will be on offer beside bottles and cans from around the world at the inaugural Croydon Craft Beer Festival.

The explosion in the number of […]

Council’s final call for cut-price landlord licence

2015-09-16T15:56:44+00:00 September 16th, 2015|Recent news|

Private landlords wanting to save hundreds of pounds on a compulsory new licence to let property in Croydon are being reminded to apply before 1 October.

Croydon Council has created the scheme to tackle bad landlords and raise housing standards in […]

Council welcomes CPO as historic moment for Croydon residents

2015-09-16T09:16:14+00:00 September 16th, 2015|Recent news|

The council has hailed the decision to confirm the compulsory purchase order (CPO) to bring together land for the more than £1billion Westfield/Hammerson development as a historic moment for Croydon residents and a massive step forward in the regeneration of […]