August 2017

Positive step forward for Croydon Local Plan

2017-08-25T09:18:49+00:00 August 25th, 2017|Recent news, Regeneration|

The Croydon Local Plan which sets out the borough’s growth and development vision over the next 20 years has taken another positive step forward.

Earlier this year, the Secretary of State appointed an independent planning inspector to lead the examination of […]

Croydon i-street competition winner revealed

2017-08-24T09:45:46+00:00 August 24th, 2017|Recent news, Regeneration|

An interactive, LED-lit, halo device that will help people find their way around Croydon’s changing streetscape has been crowned winner of the Croydon i-street competition.

The halos which come in three forms – a simple ring, a ribbon and a clover […]

Pedestrianisation of High Street to boost night time economy

2017-08-21T11:31:43+00:00 August 21st, 2017|Recent news, Regeneration|

The pedestrianisation of North End is set to be extended to include some of High Street, as part of a 12 month pilot to improve movement across the town centre and boost the night time economy.

The project, which aims to […]

Provisional A-level results looking good for Croydon schools

2017-08-17T16:50:18+00:00 August 17th, 2017|Recent news|

Croydon schools look to have done well in their A-levels.

With all but two schools having reported their A-level results, their average reported pass rate for Croydon [so far] is above the national average at 98.3%, compared to a national result […]

More success for council’s Don’t Mess With Croydon clampdown

2017-08-17T08:29:47+00:00 August 17th, 2017|Recent news|

Another 16 people have been prosecuted in the latest court cases brought under the council’s ongoing Don’t Mess With Croydon – Take Pride campaign.

At Croydon Magistrates’ Court on three dates – 27 June, 4 July, and 15 August – the […]

Former hairdressers used as nightclub shut down by council

2017-08-15T14:49:37+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Recent news|

The council has obtained a three-month closure order that will save local residents from the misery of regular late-night parties that were being held at a South Norwood shop unit last used as a hair and beauty salon.

Croydon Magistrates Court […]