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
DESPITE public protests and concerns, the controversial BMX track just won’t go away. Air your views, and do your bit over the next two weekends. Here are the details (updated, Friday May 27th, 3pm) 30 May. 11am-4pm. NATHRA information table about the BMX track, entrance of Norbury Park on Norbury Ave by the old Police Station… Read More Save Norbury Park from the BMX track
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?
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!
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
The Council are proposing to create a CPZ in the following roads: Abingdon, Bishops Park (part of), Colebrook, Lloyd Ave, Oakhill, Southbrook and Upwood WHAT DO YOU THINK? Wednesday 25 May. 3.30pm & 7pm Norbury Manor Primary School, Abingdon Road NVRA has arranged these two meetings to give you the chance to: hear why the… Read More A CPZ for Norbury – What do you think?