Croydon Council’s cabinet has welcomed a report confirming that the £30million makeover of Fairfield Halls – which will see the 1960s building transformed into a stunning new arts venue – is on track.
A Norbury woman who fraudulently claimed nearly £192,000 in benefits has been jailed for seven years after a Croydon Council-led prosecution.
Angel Jackson, aged 52, from Solent Court, London Road, Norbury, was sentenced on Friday after being found guilty earlier this […]
Communities are to be given more responsibility for the things that matter most to them as part of a new scheme aimed at devolving town hall powers to residents.
Three pilots will be established in South Norwood, Purley and New Addington […]
The public have raised more than £15,000 so far to help the victims, families and communities affected by the Croydon tram derailment.
Over 500 people have donated to the JustGiving page set up by the council, in the wake of last […]
The sky was blue and the sun shining but there was an unmistakably serious and sombre atmosphere at the annual Armistice Day ceremony on Friday as the passing of those in Wednesday’s tram incident was remembered.
An estimated 1,200 people attended […]
Councillor Tony Newman, leader of the council
This has been a harrowing week for the people of Croydon, following Wednesday’s horrific tram incident. Yet, despite the unimaginable sense of tragedy that we all feel for […]
Croydon Council and the Mayor of London announce specialist support for those directly affected by tram derailment
The leader of Croydon Council and the Mayor of London have today announced specialist support available for those affected by the Croydon tram derailment.
An official fundraising page has been set up by the council for anyone wishing to support the […]
British Transport Police and other emergency services are currently on the scene at a major incident at Sandilands tram stop in Croydon.
Officers are working to deal with a tram derailment, which has led to number of casualties.
People are asked to […]