Taking action to improve East Croydon Station and its surroundings

Saturday, 12th December 2015, local residents and Labour activists from Addiscombe and Fairfield Wards, along with Marina Ahmad, Labour’s candidate for Croydon & Sutton, did a walkabout around East Croydon to see what improvements can be made to make the station and the local area a better, safer and nicer … Continue reading

Community Ward Budgets: We need your ideas to help make Addiscombe a better place

Croydon Council has provided each local councillor with a budget of £2,000 to spend each year on projects that matter most to the residents of their ward. As Addiscombe has 3 local councillors this means we have £6,000 to allocate before the end of March 2016. Strict procedures have been … Continue reading

Street Lights Installation Programme to complete in the Addiscombe Ward by end of May 2015

Since May 2014, a number of residents have complained about the lack of progress over the installation of the new street lights. Installation works started on some streets in Addiscombe in late 2013, but effectively ground to a halt a few months later. One of the reasons for this delay, … Continue reading

Addiscombe Councillor to be new Mayor of Croydon from May 2015

At the Council Meeting on the 26th January 2015, it was announced that local Addiscombe Councillor, Cllr Patricia Hay-Justice will be the new Mayor of Croydon for the 2015/16 municipal year, starting 20th May 2015. Patricia, who has been an Addiscombe Councillor since 2010, has been the Deputy Mayor this … Continue reading

Spring Lane Bridge Closure & successful campaign for additional road signs

Motorists, Bus Users and Pedestrians are facing additional challenges travelling between Addiscombe and South Norwood over the next year as Network Rail and Transport for London carry out major works to two local bridges. The current cause of traffic disruption is the Spring Lane Bridge rebuilding works by Transport for … 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