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Planning News and More…

Kendra’s Weekly Planning Update – are you getting it? Planning Notifications and more…. Croydon Council Planning Application notices will now be sent to neighbours affected and not posted on lampposts  as has been the practice for the past six years. Old Lodge Lane Roadworks Gas pipe replacement works will close Old Lodge Lane between New […]

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Fraud & Cybercrime

  Latest: Royal Mail are warning that missed delivery cards stating ‘Something for you’ look like theirs but are a con. Responding by phone can cost £45. Full details at ActionFraud.police.uk A true story. Last month, a friend of mine decided to treat her family to a week’s holiday in Majorca. She chose a beautiful villa she […]

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Litter Volunteers

A huge THANK YOU to all those who volunteered for our second litter pick on 9th July.  A good turnout and lots of litter collected – you are champions. It was apparent that our roads weren’t quite as badly littered as last time, which is a good indication that we’re getting on top of the problem. Litter […]

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20mph Speed Limit update

The council has voted to implement 20mph throughout the South of the borough. The council has indicated that the 20mph zone will be implemented in Kenley around May 2018. See Croydon Councils website page 20mph areas for residential roads  for more details This website’s previous post on 20mph Zone for Kenley Keep up to date with all planning […]

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Kenley Airfield Restoration

If you’ve been up to the airfield recently you’ll have seen the progress made restoring the pens by PAYE Construction. As well as work inside the pens, the memorial has been moved to its new position. It is fitting that this work is being carried out in Kenley Airfield’s Centenary year. For more information see the […]

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June Litter Pick Haul

Despite a modest turn-out of 10 volunteers for our first litter pick on Sunday 4th June, we managed to collect an impressive haul of litter. We targeted some of the worst roads, fanning out from Kenley Station. Croydon Council’s Don’t Mess With Croydon team provided bags, gloves, pickers and tabards, and after a safety briefing, […]

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LITTER PICK June 4th

We are organising a litter pick for Sunday 4th June, meeting in the Kenley Station car park at 10.30. Please join us to rid Kenley’s roads of litter. Croydon Council’s Don’t Mess With Croydon team will be there to help and provide bags and some tools. However please bring gloves and anything else that may […]

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SCAM WARNING – Doorstep Caller

There is a woman “working” Kenley and the surrounding area. She knocks on the doors of houses late at night and explains that her husband and children have been in a car accident and she needs to get to Guys Hospital urgently. She initially asks to be driven to London Bridge – but this soon […]

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Kenley Airfield wins Heritage Lottery Funding

The Kenley Airfield Friends Group (KAFG) has been awarded £881,000 by the Heritage Lottery Fund. Additional donations from other group members, the City of London and Historic England, will increase the award to over one million pounds. The group’s bid for funding began in 2012 and has been described as ‘very hard work,’ by chairman, […]

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Meeting: Health, Social Care & Housing

A notice from the the Croydon Health, Social Care and Housing Scrutiny Sub Committee: We are continuing our commitment to put you, the residents, at the centre of our business,  by holding the second in a series of meetings of the Health, Social Care and Housing Scrutiny Sub Committee at a venue near you. This is […]

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