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Mon 20 Sep 2021 at 9:03pm

Manhunt: Who is chief inspector Colin Sutton and how did he catch serial rapist Delroy Grant in Croydon

The former police detective led the successful capturing and conviction of the South East London rapist

Mon 20 Sep 2021 at 5:39pm

Labour break Coulsdon promises because ‘We need the money’

Our south of the borough correspondent, PEARL LEE, reports on how the council’s  planning department has broken the land speed record to push through the £1m sale of a site that was earmarked for a community centre The consequences of … Continue reading →

Tue 21 Sep 2021 at 2:15pm

Twenty-one vehicles seized in 'car meet' operation

A police operation targeting disruptive ‘car meets’ in south London has resulted in 21 vehicle seizures in just one evening In one of the largest ever...

Tue 21 Sep 2021 at 10:24am

MP calls for Croydon tram crash loopholes' to be closed

An MP has called for a "legal loophole" to be closed following the Croydon tram crash, and to end a practice which has left families feeling like justice has "not been done".

Tue 21 Sep 2021 at 12:30pm

Kenley developer seeking an up-lift, but not in accessibility

EXCLUSIVE: Our Town Hall correspondent, KEN LEE,  has discovered a not-for-profit developer whose only aim, it appears from documents submitted to the planning department, is to benefit society – thought to be the first such case in Croydon since records … Continue reading →

Tue 21 Sep 2021 at 9:12pm

Reed group fined for slow declaration of £800,000 donations

Pro-Starmer ‘party within a party’ which has Croydon North MP on its board and links to ‘campaign guru’ David Evans somehow overlooked huge payments from a businessman and a Mayfair hedge fund manager An influential Labour Party group which has … Continue reading →

Tue 21 Sep 2021 at 11:03am

Groups set off for autumn walks to stride on from covid

The nights might be closing in as we head into autumn, but that doesn’t seem to have deterred the organisers of some group walks being held around the borough, with one set even encouraging participants to bring a head torch … Continue reading →

Mon 20 Sep 2021 at 3:00pm

Film Festival: Bringing the head of Alfred Hitchcock and a foreign film evening to West Norwood

What Gems Are Left? 9 nights left and all of them will thrill you!Tues 21st @West Norwood: 2 ONE HOUR DOCS: Micro Pubs: The New Local Bring Me the Head of Alfred Hitchock Weds 22nd @Everyman Premiere: The Unhealer + Shorts Lance Henriksen (Aliens) Natasha Henstridge (Species) star in this classic ...

Mon 20 Sep 2021 at 4:27pm

OBITUARY: Democracy in the London borough of Southwark

The death of democracy in the London borough of Southwark has been officially announced by the Labour-controlled anti-car council. It follows a long ‘consultation’ by the council over its plans to force Low Traffic Neighbourhoods onto people living in the Dulwich area. The council have decided to keep all the ...

Tue 21 Sep 2021 at 3:39pm

Dulwich Alliance slam ‘sham process’ in their initial response to Streetspace report

“This is an arrogant, unfeeling council that doesn’t listen to local people, doesn’t treat them with respect, and doesn’t care about the welfare of the most vulnerable members of our community.” ************************************************************************** From their website: The Dulwich Alliance is an area-wide alliance of local groups, ...