A judge has fined a national brewer £180,000 after Croydon Council prosecuted one of its pubs for having a dirty kitchen, mouse droppings and poor hygiene practices.
More than £500,000 has been given to hundreds of community schemes across Croydon over the past year.
One in six adults experiences a common mental health problem at any one time.
Thousands of Croydon children will get free summer holiday activity clubs and healthy meals after the council and a national charity jointly won major Government funding.
Proposals to introduce up to eight new School Streets across Croydon have been widely supported during the recent round of community engagement.
More than 100 volunteers who help rough sleepers at cold weather homelessness shelters were thanked at a special event yesterday run by Crystal Palace FC and Croydon Council.
Plans to transform the borough’s libraries into thriving cultural hubs at the heart of Croydon’s communities have been unveiled in a cabinet report. The 10-year plan - which follows the council’s decision to take the library service back in-house last year – sets out the vision for a network of vibrant centres of creativity and learning, where residents are informed, involved and inspired.
More than 60 inspirational school pupils have had their hard work recognised at a special event this week.
As part of Croydon’s ambition to become London’s greenest borough hundreds of dockless electric bicycles will be arriving to offer residents and visitors new greener ways to travel.
A local action plan is being developed to improve the MMR vaccination uptake among children and adults in Croydon.