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

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

Planning Meeting on Menta’s 55 Storey Skyscraper on 21st July 2011

Over 600 local residents have objected to Menta’s planning application to build its 55-storey Skyscraper on Cherry Orchard Road. Local Labour Councillors Sean Fitzsimons, Mark Watson and Patricia Hay-Justice have supported the local resident’s campaign against this overwhelming monstrosity of a building, that will overshadow local residents who live in … Continue reading

£6 million East Croydon Station Bridge funding decision called-in by Addiscombe Councillors

Addiscombe Labour Councillors have called-in Monday’s Croydon Cabinet decision to fund £6 million of Network Rail’s £20 million programme to improve East Croydon Station on the grounds that it fails to deliver an entrance from Cherry Orchard or deliver the promised A to B route from Cherry Orchard Road to … Continue reading