Monthly Archives: February 2016

February 2016

Major plans for leisure centre for New Addington

2016-02-17T10:54:33+00:00 February 17th, 2016|Recent news|

New Addington residents are being invited to view exciting new plans for a multimillion-pound leisure and community centre in Central Parade.

The £17.5m proposals include a new multi-level leisure and community centre, improved community space and the facilities for a range […]

Do you Pass? – Trading standards can help

2016-02-09T09:45:23+00:00 February 9th, 2016|Recent news|

The laws surrounding the sale of age-restricted goods are outlined in a course being offered, free of charge, to local businesses by Croydon’s trading standards department.

The “Fair Trading Award do you Pass?” accredited training course informs traders on what the […]

Credit union relaunch set to benefit thousands

2016-02-05T10:44:41+00:00 February 5th, 2016|Recent news|

Savers and borrowers across Croydon are set to benefit from the relaunch of a council-supported community bank offering a safe and cost-effective alternative to pay-day loan companies.

Croydon Plus promises members competitive interest rates and a range of services that sit […]

Once bitten, conned householder is twice shy

2016-02-03T10:08:28+00:00 February 3rd, 2016|Recent news|

Repeated scam attempts have been made on a householder after he was conned out of £15,000 for shoddy roof repairs.

The 60-year-old Waddon resident was initially called upon in 2014 by somebody claiming to be a roofer and offering to repair […]

Fight the flu with free jabs and sprays

2016-02-01T13:30:01+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Recent news|

The mild weather doesn’t mean the flu isn’t still around, so Croydon’s health services are warning the most vulnerable people to get protected.

In particular, local GPs and pharmacies are inviting pregnant women, the elderly, and people with long term health […]

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