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Christmas tree recycling

There is a Christmas tree recycling point on Oaks Road Green. Trees can be deposited there until Friday 13th of January 2017. For details can be found on the Croydon Council website along with other recycling locations. Croydon Recycling 2017

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20 MPH Zone for Kenley

Croydon Council is looking at a long-term plan at introducing 20mph speed limits to residential roads across the borough. To do this, it is looking at the borough in areas and is considering one area at a time. The consultation for Kenley and other areas in the south of the borough will start on 18th […]

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Closure of Foxley Lane Women’s Service

We have learned of the potential closure of Foxley Lane Women’s Service in Purley. (South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust).   Unfortunately, due primarily to lack of funding and changes to mental health services in Croydon, the Croydon CCG have made the decision to decommission Foxley Lane. This follows Croydon Health recently going into special […]

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Kenley Lane / Welcomes Flood Report

The Council have been working with the Environment Agency to understand the causes of the regular flooding at the Kenley Lane / Welcomes Road intersection and develop potential mitigation options. The outcome of this process is that they now understand the flood risk and the mechanisms which lead to the flooding we have seen in the […]

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Tree Cutting Along Godstone Road

A number of residents have askedwhy the trees on the City of London Common Land (opposite Harris Academy on Godstone Rd) have been felled. The September update from the City of London newsletter did explain the reason why : c-of-l-newsletter-coulsdon-sept-2016 but is below for information:   “Riddlesdown tree safety and scrub management This coming autumn […]

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Try Bowling and 18 hole Putting at Marlpit Lane

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New Footpath for Hayes Lane Pedestrians

Local residents and our Kendra Conservation Officer have made a new footpath through the scrub; from the existing short footpath that goes from the pond, to the post box opposite Golf Road, through to the existing footpath just north of Welcomes Road in Hayes Lane. The image below is a rough guide. This will provide pedestrians […]

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Westfield Croydon Consultation 12 – 15 May

Details of the consultation :WESTFIELD Consultation

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Tell Croydon How you feel about Community Safety

Croydon Council are undertaking a survey of residents views regarding crime and antisocial behaviour. Whilst it is easy to ignore yet another one of these surveys, the powers that be do use the results to formulate policy. Perhaps this is an opportunity to tell them that we are fed up in Kenley with the tremendous […]

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Volunteers Needed

2016 promises to be a very active year for Kendra. There are a number of important local issues which we are dealing with, and I’m sure many more will follow. Currently we are working on: Withdrawal of green waste collection services Croydon local plan Purley skyscraper Travellers in Hawkhirst Road Old Lodge Lane Bridge replacement […]

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