We have been successful in lobbying the Council to improve the bus shelters on London Road near Norbury Station. They have recently been upgraded with additional seating for those unable to stand and wind screens to protect people from the elements. However, the bus shelter at Hermitage Lane across the road from the Lidl store, which falls just… Read More IMPROVEMENTS TO BUS SHELTERS
Viridor has submitted revised plans including a reduction in emissions and they are currently being analysed by the Council. It is not too late to submit your view either to the Mayor of London email@example.com or by writing at Mayor of London, City Hall, The Queens Walk SE1 2AA; or to Sutton Council firstname.lastname@example.org. or by… Read More PROPOSED BEDDINGTON INCINERATORS
The partial closure of Streatham Common station has resulted in the re-routing of buses and traffic away from the Greyhound Road area to our local roads, causing a lot of problems for local residents. As a result of their complaints to the Council, Oakhill Road has been made one way with no access from Stanford Road. Unfortunately… Read More CLOSURE OF STREATHAM COMMON STATION
There has been a setback with the planned transfer of Croydon Libraries to John Laing Services Ltd next month. At the last Council meeting Cabinet Member, Tim Pollard, announced that Laing’s was not prepared to assume responsibility for the total cost of staff pensions. The original three short listed bidders have now been asked to… Read More NORBURY LIBRARY UPDATE
Did you know that you can submit planning applications electronically and that you can view the progress of planning applications on the Council’s website?Visit http://www.croydon.gov.uk/planningandregeneration and find out more!
The number of burglaries continues to fall whereas the number of robberies has increased so you are reminded to keep valuables including jewellery and mobile phones hidden. You are asked to be vigilant when withdrawing cash from bank cash machines as there are still problems with residents having their bank debit cards and PIN numbers… Read More SAFETY & SECURITY
Following representations made to the Council by the NVRA and other residents’ Associations in Norbury, the entrance to Norbury Park has been greatly improved with the removal of bushes and hedges. Temporary fencing has been erected until the main refubrishment works to the entrance are carried out as part of the Parks to Be Proud Of”… Read More NORBURY PARK