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

TFL consults on new Tram Town Centre Loop but not on changes to buses

Croydon Tramlink is a success. Passenger numbers have grown from 20 million trips per year in 2000 to around 30 million a year now, and are predicted to reach 56 million by 2031. Transport for London (TFL) have identified the current Town Centre set-up as a major bottleneck to this … Continue reading

Have your say on Davidson Centre becoming Croydon’s 2nd largest Primary School

Croydon Council wants to turn the Davidson Centre in Davidson Road into Croydon’s second largest primary school with over 800 pupils within a few years, with the first intake of 120 pupils this September. Croydon Council has submitted a planning application and as local councillors, we want to hear your … 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

Closure of Cherry Orchard Road Junction with Addiscombe Road

Major Disruptions to all car users, trams, and bus uses will occur during the week of 20th April 2011 and 26th April 2011 when Transport for London (TFL) will carry out major works to the tramlines at East Croydon. No Trams between East Croydon and Sandilands between Wednesday 20th to … Continue reading

Croydon travellers suffers massive Daily Travelcard Fares Increases

From Jan 1st 2011 TFL Fares increases across London will increase by an average of 6.8% but Outer London travellers who buy one day travelcards will see increases of up to 66%. Addiscombe and East Croydon residents will be amongst those most impacted upon. The Mayor Boris Johnson, has reduced … Continue reading