Monthly Archives: September 2016

September 2016

High Court backs council on street racing ban

2016-09-30T16:01:47+00:00 September 30th, 2016|Recent news|

A senior judge today (Friday) approved Croydon Council’s High Court bid to ban road races and stunts on Imperial Way industrial estate, where a motorcyclist died in July.

The council successfully applied for a three-year injunction to give police greater enforcement […]

Croydon is bursting with events this October

2016-09-23T15:06:46+00:00 September 23rd, 2016|Recent news|

This October’s autumn half-term will be packed full of events in Croydon in the lead-up to the big festival weekend at Boxpark.

There will be free and family-friendly celebrations of Diwali, classical music and Croydon’s youth culture, as well as the […]

Not so chic at Elegant Sheek

2016-09-23T10:19:03+00:00 September 23rd, 2016|Recent news|

High-end fashion and cosmetics brands were among a haul of hundreds of counterfeit goods when the council’s trading standards team raided an Addiscombe shop.

Following a tip-off from a member of the public, trading standards officers (TSOs) went to Elegant Sheek, […]

When Hollywood came to town

2016-09-16T15:06:28+00:00 September 16th, 2016|Recent news|

For the past week, the 1960s shopping mall in St George’s Walk has taken on a very different persona.

Alongside an A-list Hollywood film star, top-rated director and hundreds of crew members and extras, the pedestrian precinct has been the subject […]

Last chance to nominate a community hero

2016-09-16T14:55:29+00:00 September 16th, 2016|Recent news|

Tuesday 20 September is the deadline to nominate an individual or community organisation to recognise them for their contribution to Croydon’s Community.

The Croydon Mayor’s Civic Awards recognise and honour the efforts and achievements of local people and organisations who have […]

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