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Hughes pleads not guilty to Purley assault charge

Hughes pleads not guilty to Purley assault charge

Lee Hughes, a Notts County footballer, has pleaded ‘not guilty’ this morning after being charged with sexual assault last week after an alleged incident at a Croydon hotel in December.…

Party pub loses its license following lock-ins

Party pub loses its license following lock-ins

The Pitlake Arms pub on Wadden New Road was closed by Croydon Council this week, following a series of complaints made to police about the way the pub is run.…

Six months on, Croydon rioters top the arrest list

Six months on, Croydon rioters top the arrest list

Most arrests made in the riots in London last August were made in Croydon, Met Police figures have revealed.…

Housing development levy proposed

Housing development levy proposed

Croydon Council have proposed a new development levy of £120 per square metre on all housing developments larger than 100 square metres, and all new constructions smaller than the average three-bedroom house outside the town centre.…

Council approves controversial waste plan

Council approves controversial waste plan

A controversial waste plan that could see an incinerator built on Beddington Lane, was approved by Croydon Council on Monday in spite of concern from local people and Green councillors.…

Selsdon road traders fear suspected Tesco plans

Selsdon road traders fear suspected Tesco plans

Local shop owners have expressed concern over rumours that a Tesco Express will open in a disused pub in South Croydon. Although Croydon Council have not confirmed Tesco have applied for planning permission, Selsdon Road shopkeepers fear Tesco’s arrival is imminent and would have a devastating effect on local businesses.…

Council plans to relocate New Addington Library

Council plans to relocate New Addington Library

Local residents expressed concern as Croydon Council revealed plans to relocate the New Addington Library.…

Man accused of killing cousin with concrete block

Man accused of killing cousin with concrete block

A man died from a head injury after his cousin threw a concrete block at his head at a family party in Coulsdon, a court heard yesterday.…

Footballer charged with sexual assault

Footballer charged with sexual assault

A Notts County footballer has been charged with sexual assault yesterday as a result of an alleged incident that occurred in Croydon last month, according to the football club’s website.…

Charity to recieve £900k from Big Lottery Fund

Charity to recieve £900k from Big Lottery Fund

A project working with children in Croydon has been awarded nearly £900,000 by the Big Lottery Fund, it was announced on Thursday.…