Save our Parcel Collection Office

Did you know that Royal Mail is going to close the Parcel Collection Office at East Croydon? If you have to pick up a parcel you will need to go to their new site at Factory Lane. It is over two miles away from East Croydon by car and at … Continue reading

Great day for Addiscombe with the Addiscombe in Action event on 14th July 2012

Over 100 residents attended the various events across the Addiscombe Ward on Saturday, and the feedback from participants was that they all had a good time and enjoyed meeting other local residents. Many commented that it was also good to see some of the hidden gems of Addiscombe, particularly the … Continue reading

Addiscombe in Action Walkabout 14th July 2012

Local Councillors have given full support to the new Addiscombe in Action community group that is holding a walkabout on Saturday 14th July 2012. Full details of the walkabout can be got from the pdf of the leaflet that has been distributed to 3000 households in the Addiscombe & East … Continue reading

What has Boris done to help Addiscombe?

Election day for the Mayor of London is nearly on us and it is worth reflecting on what Boris has done for Addiscombe and East Croydon since being elected in 2008. Policing: The number of police and PCSO serving Addiscombe Safer Neighbourhood Team (SNT) is less today than it was … Continue reading

RECC: Have Your Say – It’s Our Community

Invite to RECC Event 21st April 2012  21/04/2012 @ 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm Where: St Mary Magdalene Hall, St Mary Magdalene With St Martins Church, Canning Rd,Croydon,Surrey CR0 6QD, UK Want to make East Croydon a better place? Want to meet like minded neighbours who want to seem positive … Continue reading

Boris has 14 days from today to decide on Menta’s Skyscraper

Croydon Council officers confirmed today they have referred Menta’s application the Mayor of London and the GLA today. They said the referral was accompanied by the Committee Report and addendum, plus the sunlight information that was presented to the Committee (which is now on Croydon Council’s website with all the … Continue reading

Battle over Menta’s Skyscraper not over, Boris Johnson still to decide

The battle over Menta’s 55 storey skyscraper is not lost, and now the Mayor of London will have to decide to support this scheme or not. Local residents can now make their feelings and comments known to Boris Johnson, Mayor of London, about Croydon Council’s decision to approve Menta’s 55 … Continue reading

Town Hall Conservatives support Menta’s 55 storey Skyscraper against wishes of local residents

The Strategic Planning meeting m Thursday 21st July  last night and voted 6 to 5 in favour of a 55 story residential skyscraper that will cast a shadow over half the ward and blight the lives of hundreds of residents. All 6 Tory Councillors voted in favour of the scheme … Continue reading