Cheapskate plumber, still flyposting

RECENTLY, NVRA members will have noticed the scruffy, and illegal ‘Discount Plumber’ flyposts attached to lampposts and traffic lights in and around Norbury high street. This is the same individual who has fly posted before, but Croydon Council have been unable to prosecute, because the phone number advertised, is unregistered. NVRA have been in touch… Read More Cheapskate plumber, still flyposting

What is the Purpose of a Residents’ Association?

At the AGM, Sean Creighton, NVRA’s representative on the Norbury Residents Associations Joint Planning Committee, explained his thoughts on what NVRA is for. With thanks to Sean for the following: * Increase the sense of belonging to the local area and community. * Support beneficial and oppose undesirable planning applications. * Increase understanding of the needs… Read More What is the Purpose of a Residents’ Association?

Notes from the NVRA AGM – Part 2 – Stuart Collins on a cleaner Norbury!

Following on from our AGM, on Saturday April 23rd, here are more of Stuart Collins’s views from his enlightening talk on the day. Norbury High St COUNCILLOR Collins told the AGM that new street waste bins have been installed in the Norbury stretch of London Rd. The response to their use has been good. A lot more… Read More Notes from the NVRA AGM – Part 2 – Stuart Collins on a cleaner Norbury!

Notes from the NVRA AGM – Stuart Collins talks about a clean, green Croydon – Part 1

COUNCILLOR Stuart Collins, the Cabinet member responsible for waste issues and cleaning up Croydon spoke in detail and frankly about the measures the Council was taking to try and reduce litter and fly-tipping. It was struggle but improvements were being made. The Council is faced with a tough challenge. The budget cuts since 2010 had been… Read More Notes from the NVRA AGM – Stuart Collins talks about a clean, green Croydon – Part 1