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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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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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More Works & Closures – Old Lodge Lane

Information from Croydon Council…. Carriageway Surfacing Works on Old lodge Lane.   We are writing to inform you that Croydon’s Highways team together with its principal contractor Kier, will shortly be commencing resurfacing works on the above roads. This work is scheduled to commence on 28th January 2016 . Due to the locations and nature […]

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New flight path for Biggin Hill

Biggin Hill Airport propose to install a new Instrument Approach Procedure (IAP) for aircraft approaching the airport to land from the south-west. The following images give an outline of the new landing flight path (in black dotted) compared to the existing (red). It is anticipated that the new flight path will be used for approximately […]

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