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The five MPs argued over whether a new deal can be reached in a TV debate without front-runner Boris Johnson.

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The five MPs discussed Brexit, addressed challenges and talked possible weaknesses.

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Young people tell the BBC they have been offered up to £1,000 by gang leaders in Liverpool.

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The BBC has uncovered evidence that prescription drugs have been taken out of circulation by health workers and sold on illegally.

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UK sensors placed under the Greenland Ice Sheet will monitor how its glaciers slide towards the ocean.

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The party's deputy leader wants Labour to strongly argue for the EU, saying "our hearts are Remain".

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Joshua Wong, who became the face of the 2014 Umbrella Movement, has been released from prison.

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Argentina's president promises a full investigation after a blackout left millions without electricity.

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The vote in Görlitz was viewed as a test for the anti-immigration party ahead of regional elections.

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Mental health trust staff do not always read a patient's notes before seeing them, says a coroner.

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The RMT is planning a five-day strike in a row with South Western Railway over guards on trains.

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Police arrest two Italians in Thailand who posed as George Clooney to promote a fashion business.

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Croydon On Flood Alert

Posted by Administrator : Friday 10th January 2014

Since early January a flood alert has been put on Kenley, Purley and parts of Croydon including South Croydon. The Purley area is no stranger to flooding, it endured heavy flooding in 2007 and many residents are preparing for more of the same this year.

Push For Local Apprenticeships

Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013

INVESTING IN THE LOCAL WORKFORCE. The Croydon council and government have tried many initiatives over the years, one being local apprenticeships.

Are You Insured? Are You Covered?

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 7th March 2013

BETTER SAFE THAN SORRY! In this day and age it seems as if everyone is trying to sell you insurance for everything such as pet insurance, phone insurance, laptop insurance and tablet insurance.

Will Online Shopping Be The Death Of Our High Streets

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 3rd March 2013

ARE YOU AN ONLINE SHOPPER AND A BARGAIN SURFER? We do not know to what extent the increasing activity of online shopping will eventually have on our Croydon based high street retailers but some predict it may end the high street shopping as a whole in the future.

Keeping Our Local Parks Clean

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 3rd March 2013

GET THE MOST OUT OF LOCAL CLEAN UP’s. We all know it is awful when we see parks, beaches and riversides strewn with litter. It is bad for our children, us, our pets, plants, local wildlife and our Croydon community.

What Is Next For Our Local Public House

Posted by Administrator : Saturday 2nd March 2013

THERE IS NOTHING WORNG WITH A GOOD LOCAL. It is no secret that our local pubs have suffered in the last decade due to numerous factors such changing nightlife trends (Bars and Clubs), the recession (meaning people have less to spend), alcohol awareness campaigns, the general costs of ale and rent and increases in government tax’s on alcoholic beverages.

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