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Croydon Council

Thu 01 Oct 2020 at 5:15pm

Consultation on greener parking charges

Croydon residents are being encouraged to have their final say on council proposals to charge for parking based on how green or polluting drivers’ cars are.

Thu 01 Oct 2020 at 3:00pm

Black History Month goes live

Tributes to Black heroes through the ages and a celebration of African heritage and music are part of October’s Black History Month beginning today (Thursday) in Croydon.

Thu 01 Oct 2020 at 2:30pm

Croydon appoints Shaniqua Benjamin as borough’s first Poet Laureate

Croydon is celebrating National Poetry Day (1 October) by announcing the appointment of local resident and spoken word poet Shaniqua Benjamin as its first ever Poet Laureate.

Thu 01 Oct 2020 at 1:45pm

Consultation on the proposed closure of Virgo Fidelis Convent Senior School

A public consultation has opened today (1 October) on a proposal to close Virgo Fidelis Convent Senior School in August 2021.

Tue 29 Sep 2020 at 5:45pm

Quit for Covid this Stoptober

Croydon Council is backing the Stoptober campaign by encouraging local smokers to try a free 12-week course which could help them kick the habit and reduce their risk from Covid-19.

Tue 29 Sep 2020 at 5:30pm

Residents urged to follow new measures in fight against Covid-19

Following a sharp rise in coronavirus rates across the country the government has announced a range of new measures to keep the virus under control.

Tue 29 Sep 2020 at 3:00pm

Support payments for Covid-19 self-isolating workers

Croydon residents who are struggling financially because they cannot work after being told to self-isolate can now apply for a new support fund provided by government and run by councils.

Mon 28 Sep 2020 at 4:00pm

Illegal cigarettes seized in council operation

Croydon Council trading standards officers have confiscated thousands of cigarettes and other tobacco products from three shops suspected of selling counterfeit and illegal goods.

Fri 25 Sep 2020 at 5:00pm

Statement from Rachel Flowers, Croydon’s director of public health

Rachel Flowers, Croydon’s Director of Public Health said: “As of today, London is now on the national Covid-19 watch list. The number of cases in Croydon is increasing and ...

Fri 25 Sep 2020 at 4:45pm

COVID-19 update: a message from Councillor Tony Newman, leader of the council

This morning, a Croydon police officer made the ultimate sacrifice when he lost his life in service to our community.