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Centrale exhibits huge retail investment plans

Centrale exhibits huge retail investment plans

Plans for Croydon’s Centrale Shopping Centre set to cost £40million were unveiled this week.…

Teenager “at the centre” of riots pleads guilty

Teenager “at the centre” of riots pleads guilty

A man that police claim was “at the centre” of the Croydon riots has pleaded guilty to ten criminal offences after CCTV footage caught him throwing bricks and other missiles at police in the area worst affected by rioting in August this year.…

Coloma accused of “unfair” admissions rules

Coloma accused of “unfair” admissions rules

A faith school in Croydon has been criticised by the Schools Adjudicator for its “unfair” admissions procedures, which prioritise children who have been baptised and whose parents are active in the Catholic church.…

Joey Essex ‘grown-up grotto’ in Croydon

Joey Essex ‘grown-up grotto’ in Croydon

Reality TV star, Joey Essex, will visit Croydon’s Christmas grotto for grown-ups next month. The Only Way is Essex star will be changing his name to Joey Croydon for day.…

Restaurant charges for seating infants

Restaurant charges for seating infants

Mothers bringing their children to Cosmo restaurant in Croydon were shocked when the venue  demanded they pay £3 for their babies, even though they were not eating.…

Third girl found guilty in Thornton Heath attack

Third girl found guilty in Thornton Heath attack

A third accomplice has been found guilty of a brutal “joint enterprise girl gang attack” on a teenage girl in Thornton Heath.…

Shisha cafe opens in the heart of riot-hit Croydon

Shisha cafe opens in the heart of riot-hit Croydon

Over 70 people came to the opening of the Hard Jazz Cafe in Croydon on Monday where they ate delicious Pakistani food, listened to live reggae music and smoked Shisha-Moroccan herbal tobacco.…

After the riots: Croydon will “never forget”

After the riots: Croydon will “never forget”

The sky-high flames that engulfed London Road and Reeves Corner, from the Croydon arson attacks on the night of August 8, provided some of the most unforgettable scenes of the London riots. Shops were looted and businesses and homes burnt to ash.…

Larry Lamb’s Christmas switch-on “wicked good”

Larry Lamb’s Christmas switch-on “wicked good”

EastEnders villain Larry Lamb took on the merrier role of lighting up Croydon town centre on Thursday as the borough’s official Christmas festivities began.…

Brazil success is Croydon chessmaster’s next move

Brazil success is Croydon chessmaster’s next move

A South Croydon teenager is on his way to Brazil to represent England in the international youth chess team.…