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Tue 28 Jun 2022 at 6:29pm

Croydon Food & Music Festival returns and attracts record numbers

Our favourite day of food, fun and festivities returned to South End, Croydon, after a three-year hiatus, attracting more than 14,000 locals and visitors to sample the best of the borough. Croydon Food & Music Festival is organised by South Croydon Business Association and supported...

Tue 28 Jun 2022 at 6:29pm

All-day bar and restaurant to open at Ten Degrees this autumn

Bart & Taylor, owners of Mr Fox will be opening their second Croydon venture – Fern – at Ten Degrees, opposite East Croydon station, later this year. Fern will open on the ground floor of Ten Degrees, the world’s tallest modular skyscraper, bringing their popular...

Tue 28 Jun 2022 at 6:29pm

Businesses can register interest in supplying Gatwick Airport

Businesses from 12 postcode areas across the south-east can register their interest in supplying Gatwick Airport (up from six postcode areas) as the London airport publishes its 2021 Decade of Change sustainability report. The move is part of Gatwick’s new, post-Covid strategy to ensure its...

Tue 28 Jun 2022 at 6:29pm

Croydon to adopt Residents’ Charter and improved repair services

Croydon’s Executive Mayor Jason Perry plans to drive forward housing improvements in the borough with the adoption of a Residents’ Charter and a new, improved repair service, developed in partnership with tenants. The plans were approved by Croydon Council’s cabinet. Tenants across the borough will...

Tue 28 Jun 2022 at 6:29pm

Croydon BID wins Best Business Support at ATCM Awards

Croydon Business Improvement District (BID) won Best Business Support at the National Association of Town & City Management (ATCM) Awards for their Raise the Bar campaign, which was credited with representing more than 150,000 businesses during the pandemic. Raise the bar, a collaboration between Croydon...

Wed 22 Jun 2022 at 12:11pm

Estate agents bank on Croydon for property boom

Estate agents say Croydon is a good bet for rising property prices. Dataloft published figures which show that Croydon will see a 23% increase in property prices over the next five years, meaning those who buy locally can expect to benefit from the surge. More...

Wed 22 Jun 2022 at 12:11pm

Mayor to ensure new development focuses on character-respecting design

Jason Perry, Croydon’s Mayor, is to ensure any new development in the borough respects the character of its local areas and of high quality. Removal of the planning design guide (SPD2) is being presented for approval at next week’s cabinet meeting, with other planning changes...

Thu 16 Jun 2022 at 2:35pm

Consultation begins on Gatwick’s updated highway designs

Gatwick Airport has started a focused statutory public consultation on changes to its highway improvement proposals, which form part of the airport’s broader plan to bring its existing Northern Runway into routine use, alongside its Main Runway. The highway design changes are in response to...

Thu 16 Jun 2022 at 2:35pm

Kindred House development will complete this autumn

Kindred House, the new 128-home development from Brick by Brick, will be completed this autumn. Reservations for apartments at the development will open later this month through Countrywide Estate Agents. Kindred House is built on the site of a former car park in the Croydon...

Thu 09 Jun 2022 at 7:29am

Croydon charity receives royal award

Nightwatch has received The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, the highest award a voluntary group in the UK can receive, for its work in supporting the borough’s homeless. The Nightwatch team have been taking to streets every night since 1976 to help Croydon’s homeless, supporting...